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Fairy Creek Falls

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Winter hike!

We did this nice hike in winter and really enjoyed it. Started from the visitor centre and did the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bhakes
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Regina, Canada
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A new favourite ❤️

A great easy hike to one of the most beautiful waterfall settings I have ever seen. Dog friendly... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
JennC1212
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Calgary, Canada
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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102 Commerce Rd, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M5, Canada
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All reviews easy hike nice hike proper footwear well worth the effort winter wonderland great family snowshoe benches proctor trail trees climb avalanche chairs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this nice hike in winter and really enjoyed it. Started from the visitor centre and did the 4K roundtrip hike. Beautiful scenery and a nice way to start the day. Nice waterfall at the top with a minor avalanche warning. Fairly easy hike,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

A great easy hike to one of the most beautiful waterfall settings I have ever seen. Dog friendly trail. Can climb over the small waterfall and keep climbing up to the top of the falls. Well marked. Highly recommend doing when in Fernie.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JennC1212
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The return distance to get to the falls and back to the trailhead is just under 6 km's or 3.7 miles. We continued on a bit to Bench 1, and on our hike, we gained about 180 m's or 500 feet. The trail is excellent,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We hiked Mt Proctor coming down the fairy creek trail. Bite of a grunt. 3:30 to summit but a fantastic hike and well worth the effort. Starts at visitors center and is very well signed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 828juliahb
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A good and quiet hike to end the day. The trail was very quiet and upon reaching the falls we found it to be extremely lush with vegetation and trees.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joe L
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Easy 4KM trail for a group of 10 with ages ranging from 14-60! Well marked and not too strenuous. Nice scenery along the way. Not too busy but a few mountain bikers coming down the trail. Great view of the falls at the end of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank davidwH5800XK
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Easy walk from information centre. Started walk at about 8:30am no one else on walk to falls. Easy also for children. Not suitable for strollers or wheel chairs.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TravellingGirlTam
Reviewed 17 July 2018

What a fantastic yet busy spot. The walk what perfectly suitable for our family and dog. Plenty of spaces to pull in to get out of the way of other hikers/bikers. You wouldn't want to have earphones in as it appears to be favourite of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mapl3
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Our family of three all enjoyed this hike. It was hot and the shade was a great way to beat the heat. We stopped at the bench by the falls to enjoy our lunch. I was a bit sad to see a new development in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sandie_in_SK
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Well worth hiking to the falls. Only downside is that the area is going to be chopped up into home lots soon.

Date of experience: June 2018
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karleedickinson
22 April 2018|
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Response from P1548FGemmap | Reviewed this property |
Yes very dog friendly- we went off leash as I didn’t see any signs saying otherwise
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SueK167
17 January 2018|
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Response from SylviaS924 | Reviewed this property |
This trail is just over 4 km. So around 1 1/2 miles. It is a nice easy hike. Not challenging but fun.yy
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