Local History

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The Fernie Museum has a wealth of information on the history of Fernie, as does: Tourism Fernie, Fernie Alpine Resort history, Super Natural BC, and the City Of Fernie.

Fernie is situated within the Ktunaxa amakis, the homeland of the Ktunaxa people. Ktunaxa Nation has more information about the traditional knowledge, land, language, and more, including the Creation Story.