CAD 30 per night
CAD 30 per night
Raging Elk Backpackers Hostel, Fernie, British Columbia

Raging Elk Backpackers Hostel

Fernie, British Columbia - 892 6Th Ave., Box 160

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Description - Hostel

The Raging Elk Hostel is a five star backpackers!!
Situated downtown Fernie, 5 minutes to Fernie Alpine Resort. The hostel boasts a large communal kitchen, spacious dining areas, games rooms, theatre style t. v room, ski and snowboard tunning room, ski and tour shuttles, ski and snowboard lock up, laundry facilites, outdoor hammocks and dinning areas Sauna, outdoor firepit, trampoline

Please enjoy our complimentary pancakes and coffee also be sure to utilize our Free wireless internet service

New this year a large outdoor patio with panoramic views
try our unimog tours... the new trend in reaching a mountain peak!!

Fernie averages 39 feet of snow annually. Fernie Alpine Resort has four large alpine bowls of unlimited terrain, it provides easy access to back country ski touring, three cat skiing operations, cross country skiing, sleding and dog sleighing in winter. In summer enjoy amazing well maintained hiking & biking trails & lift access for downhill mountain bike riding, we are also close to several beautiful lakes and the Elk river that runs through town provides world class fly fishing!

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 120
  • Year built: 1976
  • Renovated: 2008
  • Public classification: 5
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: CAD 30 (Canadian Dollar)

4 Person Room With Ensuite Double Mixed Dorm Private Double Quad Semi Private Single Standard Triple Twin
  • Check-in: 4:00pm
  • Check-out: 10:00am

Hostel amenities

Our hostel has everything you could want whilst enjoying the rocky mountains -
Large self catering kitchen - fully loaded, theatre style t. v room, log decor dinning ares, pool table, traditional Canadian shuffle board, ski and snowboard tunning room, sauna, free wireless, barbicue, outdoor dinning areas and large log patio

24-hr front desk Airport pickup BBQ area Bar/lounge Bicycle rental Breakfast available Breakfast included (full) Concierge Gameroom Golf Laundry/valet service Linen included Meal plans Meeting facilities Movie rentals No Smoking No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (free) Pets not allowed Room service Safe deposit box-front desk Sauna Skiing Spa Sports/activities Taxi service Tennis Tour assistance Wireless internet

Room amenities

All our private rooms have private bathrooms, t. v and fridge. Four person semi private rooms also have adjoining bathrooms

In our four person semi private rooms and dorm rooms each bed has an individual locker underneath it.

Clean , clean , clean

Our dorm area is perfect for group bookings, we host schools, university groups, wedding groups and reunions.

A/C climate control Backpacker facilities Cribs available Ensuite Fax service Internet access Lockers Maid service daily Movie rental Non-smoking rooms Private bathroom Shared bathroom Television Television (cable/satellite) VCR/DVD Wake-up calls


The Raging Elk is situated in the heart of Fernie... a five minute drive to Fernie Alpine Resort.
Enjoy mountain biking, hiking and numerous activites right from our front doors.
Fernie was recently rated best ski resort in North America. Ski Canada magazine named it Canadas best ski town. Explore magazine voted Fernie one of Canadas best communities to live and play and the good ski and snowboard guide rated Fernie Best North American Resort 2004 !!

Points of interest
  • Fernie Alpine Resort
  • 5 minute drive
  • Island Lake Lodge
  • 10 minute drive
  • Franks slide
  • 1 hour drive
  • Waterton National park
  • 2 hour drive

Food and drink
Eating out
El Guapo
The Curry Bowl
Eastern cusine
The Park Place Lodge
Traditional bar

Price details

CAD 30 - 79 per night (Canadian Dollar)

An additional deposit may be requested prior to arrival. If so, you will be contacted directly after you confirm your booking.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

Cancellation policy -
Bookings three days or less 48 hours notice prior to arrival.
Bookings four days or more 2 weeks notice prior to arrival

Location - Hostel

892 6Th Ave., Box 160
British Columbia    v0b1m0

Latitude: 49.50804, Longitude: -115.063

How to get there

The Raging Elk is situated on the same street as the Greyhound bus drop off, when you hop off the bus look east on your right hand side of the street for the large red building with timber frame entrance!!

Grey hound, Mountain perks, Rocky mountain sky shuttle, car

Nearest airport: Cranbrook 1.5hrs