Specialty Hike – Birds & Wildlife
Explore and find out more about the mountain, the secrets it has to offer and enjoy the beautiful scenery on one of these special hikes! Our specialty hikes are fully guided by our experienced, professional staff. Specialty Hikes are moderate difficulty and 3 hours in length from 11am to 2pm.
Specialty Hike #3 – Birds & Wildlife: Creatures Of The Forest
People aren’t the only animals that call Fernie home. Some, such as deer, can be seen all over town and some, such as the cougar, are elusive and rarely seen by people. Join our nature guide as they show you the vibrant array of creatures that can be found here, how to identify tracks and scat, and what to do if you run into a bear.
What To Bring:
– Lunch/Snacks & Water
– Sunglasses & Sunscreen
– Camera & Binoculars
– Additional Clothing (mountain weather & temperatures can change quickly!)
– Be sure to wear sturdy footwear!
In Person: Adventure Centre @ Plaza
Online: Online booking link will be available shortly.
There are 5 specialty hikes in total this summer, each with a different theme.
2018 Specialty Guided Hikes
July 22nd: Mountain Wildflowers – More than just a pretty face
August 5th: Birds & Wildlife – Creatures of the forest
August 19th: Berries & Other Useful Plants – The all-natural foodie tour
September 2nd: Forestry – The secret history of trees