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The Best Camping in Fernie

Looking for the best camping in Fernie? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Fernie. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top camping spots in and near Fernie

  • Fernie, British Columbia

    Hike the Mountain Lakes Trail (Heiko's Trail)

    14.9 mi / 6889.8 ft gain
    Finished in 2003 by Fernie legend Heiko Socher, Mountain Lakes Trail (aka Heiko’s Trail) is about as good as it gets. This hike is not for the inexperienced hiker. You are way out in the backcountry with little to no other human contact. This is grizzly bear and cougar country so make sure to bri...
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  • Estes Park, Colorado

    Hike to Bear Lake, BC

    5.6 mi / 1699.5 ft gain
    Start your hike at 6,100 feet elevation at the parking lot. The first section of the trail will take you through the forest on a rather steep trail. After half a mile keep left on the main trail that leads you away from the creek. Watch your step, the gully you're walking in can be slippery at ti...
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  • Arrow Creek, British Columbia

    Hike or Bike to Fish Lake

    3.7 mi / 500 ft gain
    Top of the World Park is located 48 kilometres northeast of the village of Kimberley, access is via White Swan and Lussier Forest Service Roads, and extreme caution must be exercised at all times while travelling these roads. The access route is normally passable from late May until late October....
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  • Eureka, Montana

    Big Therriault Lake to Therriault Pass Loop

    5.31 mi / 1673 ft gain
    Big Therriault Lake to Therriault Pass Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Eureka, Montana.
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  • Flathead County, Montana

    North Fork Flathead River Paddle

    56.62 mi / 2884 ft gain
    North Fork Flathead River Paddle is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Polebridge, Montana.
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  • East Kootenay F, British Columbia

    Camp at Alces Lake in Whiteswan Provincial Park

    The park offers vehicle accessible campsites on a first-come, first-served basis. There are 114 campsites located at five campgrounds. Alces lake is the closest to the Lussier hot springs and the first campsite in the park. With sunny lakeside sites it is frequently the busiest. At $23/night with...
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  • Flathead County, Montana

    Camp Out at the Hornet Lookout

    1 mi / 800 ft gain
    Reservations for Hornet Lookout are obtained via Recreation.gov, and can be made up to six months in advance.  Consider a four-wheel or all-wheel drive vehicle with some clearance if available, as the forest service roads aren't always well maintained.Although the hike is short, it is all switchb...
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