Enjoy a snowcat ride winding up through our stunning old growth forest. Arriving at the Tamarack Lodge restaurant for your gourmet 2-course lunch, you will be greeted with the spectacular Lizard Range of the Rocky Mountains as a backdrop to your experience.  

Take time for a snowshoe around the lake, or indulge in a sumptuous spa treatment at our day spa to make a complete day of it.

snowshoe fernie bcDetails

  • Available:  Thursday ­- Sunday through the whole winter season starting on Dec 20th. Extended holiday hours Dec 20th – Jan 6th (except Dec 25th)
  • Snowcat ride and gourmet 2-course lunch – $79 per person. (Spa treatments are extra)
  • Children (4-12) 50% off
  • Tots (0-3) FREE
  • Round out your winter lodge experience with some time in our Spa. Let our experienced therapists help you relax and rejuvenate.

Here is the Lunch Menu

Have a look at our Winter Spa Menu 

If you want to go for a little adventure while at the lodge, snowshoes are available to rent for $10 each.

Seatings are available 11am to 2pm and advanced reservations are required.  Please contact our Reservations team at 250-423-3700. Runs until April 2nd. 

Island Lake 2015 KRT-23 Waiver

Read the Full Release Waiver – IL Release

From Our Customers


I wanted to drop a note to give you a kudos for an excellent spot, great attention to the natural environment you are so lucky to be a part of but mainly to give you a compliment on your great fortune in your staff.

Theresa Heller - Durango, CO