Germination S2, E3: Powder Playground – Fernie Wilderness Adventures

Posted By: The Ski Channel on May 14, 2013 11:44 am

Germination S2, E3: Powder Playground – Fernie Wilderness Adventures

The Germination series takes a trip up North to one of their favorite powder playgrounds – Fernie Wilderness Adventures (FWA). The trip was all about playing in the BC powder while testing out the latest Epic Planks skis and snowboards.

Description of Episode:


  •  Jon Whelan
  • Ian Hamilton
  • Danny Arnold
  • Brian Prentice


  •  Fernie Wilderness Adventures Catskiing (FWA), Fernie, British Columbia,
  •  Canada

Filmed By:

  • Bobby Jahrig
  • Henry Hawkins

Edited By:

  • Henry Hawkins


About FWA Powder Catskiing:

Established in 1986 by Kim and Deb Sedrovic, Fernie Wilderness Adventures Snow Catskiing. Their one goal in mind was to provide their clients an exceptional outdoor experience in a relaxed, casual atmosphere enjoying the snow and great Canadian Rockies. Nestled in a nearby mountain range just south west of the Alpline Resort of Fernie known for its Legendary deep snow dumps. With over 5,000 acres with a variety of Ridges to begin your descents from. The guides have a vast variety to choose from, the terrain ranges from ridges, valleys’ to spectacular gladed meadows. With the elevation at over 7,150 ft / 2170 meters the conditions keep the snow falling from the Coast and dry powder perfect for skier and snowboarders to enjoy world renowned Canadian Rockies. Fernie Wilderness Adventures is a catskiing guide partner of Epic Planks. Fernie Wilderness Adventures ski guides can be seen riding Epic Planks Crop Dusters, Rippers, and Stash snowboards, with a fleet of Epic Planks skis and snowboards available to guests as rentals.

For more information about Fernie Wilderness Adventures, visit:



About Epic Planks:

Epic Planks is a handmade ski and snowboard company committed to creating innovative products while taking customer feedback to heart in order to progress the product line in a positive direction. Epic Planks has established partnerships with park skiers and backcountry ski guides worldwide. These partnerships have resulted in a solid lineup of rider designed handmade park skis, powder skis, all mountain skis, park snowboards, and all mountain snowboards. Epic Planks is committed to providing quality skis that are made in the USA at affordable prices.

For more information about Epic Planks, visit:



About Germination:

Germination is web video series documenting the growth and progress of a young ski and snowboard company. This is the second season of Germination, sit back and enjoy!