Things to do
Whether you have a hankering to go exploring, learn about the region, go on a retreat or have a wild adventure, we’ve got you covered.Fairmont Hot Springs Resort can help you to coordinate your stay and maximize your time here We work with third party bookings as well as internal guides to bring to you lots of exciting things to do.
Join local tour providers Toby Creek Adventures as you explore an historic townsite, Paradise Mine, majestic waterfalls, and more!
Base Camp: A kid, and kid at heart favourite! Our Base Camp is a place where the good times roll, bounce and fly.
Beaches and Swimming
The Columbia Valley is a haven for swimmers - from Invermere to Canal Flats, Fairmont is right in the middle of the best swimming we have to offer!
Rent a cross country bike and explore over 50km of trails throughout the Resort property!
A place where kids can be kids! Welcome to the Valley's largest inflatable play land. Parents can relax while your kids burn energy, make new friends and have fun!
Events and Festivals
As a dynamic resort, we offer a broad spectrum of year-round celebrations.
Fairmonsters Golf Clinics
The emphasis for Little Fairmonsters is on having fun all while introducing the game of golf. Suitable for young golfers of any skill level.
Fresh creeks and rivers feed our valleys’ lakes and are ideal for both fly-fishing, trolling and spin casting.
Rent a GPS from our Guest Services, located beside the check-in desk. GPS $15 per day.
From the 3 spectacular courses at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort (Riverside, Mountainside and Creekside), there's plenty of golfing opportunities for everyone.
Explore over 50km of marked trails on resort property or take on the extensive mountain playground of the Columbia Valley. Drop by BC Rockies Adventures for any information on trails and maps.
Expect a real slice of pristine wilderness that is yours to be seen and experienced.
Enjoy the down home atmosphere we create on the trail - It's a backcountry outdoor adventure that's bound to change your life!
Whether you’ve come to Fairmont Hot Springs Resort to splash, soak or swim – the setting offers a truly unrivaled experience. Then, check out some of the more rustic hot springs in the area!
Kayak Tours & Rentals
Choose between a River Tour or a Wetlands tour and take in the incredible sites of the Columbia Valley. Double &single kayaks available, children must be 5 years or older.
Kids Golf & Adventure Camp
Boys and girls aged 8-12 years can expect three full days of exciting outdoor activities and instruction with a Golf Professional. Build your skills while having fun and making new friends.
Lake Windermere Whiteway
Thee Lake Windermere Whiteway is world's longest skating trail. At over 30km in length, this multi-use trail offers ice-skating as well as groomed cross-country ski trails.
Our mini putt course (open until 6pm) is wonderfully interactive and engaging and can be found at Base Camp at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. 3 Yrs & Under $6 (for mini golf & bouncy castles) 4+ Years $5 Lodge Guests $6 Visitors $7
Enjoy family movie nights throughout the week in our banquet rooms at the main lodge.
Natural Springs Spa
Unique to Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, our Natural Springs Spa utilizes our abundant hot springs waters to create the ultimate spa experience.
There are 6 km of cross-country trails located at the Fairmont Hot Springs Ski Area. Please remember to bring your Nordic skis with you, these rentals are not available at the resort.
Rafting tours for any levels! Experience the magnificent array of wildlife and local bird species, while your informative guide gently paddles you down the river.
Four-hour float $12 per person Rentals only. Tax is not included. River float time will vary depending on water levels. Transportation not included.
North, south, west or east – Fairmont Hot Springs Resort is your hub for enjoying scenic drives.
See the Columbia Valley from the air with Babin Air. Choose from long or short flights, and witness wild nature deep in the mountain ranges where the higher peaks and glaciers are.
Skiing and Snowboarding
Tthe Fairmont Hot Springs Ski Area provides an ideal family experience. Enjoy the lack of lift lines, the un-crowded trails, run and run of perfect corduroy.
Backed by Toby Creek Adventure's world class guides, you can explore some of the best sledding the valley has to offer. free "play time" in their private open powder bowl!
Rent some snowshoes and explore the area!
The art of swimming is a life skill that can provide much joy, teach safety, and build confidence at any age. Fairmont Hot Springs Resort offers full Red Cross swimming lessons.
No experience is necessary at the brand new Tube Park at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Perfect for the kids, mom and dad or even the non-skiers in the family.
Wildlife & Bird Watching
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort offers many viewing opportunities on property and within the surrounding area.
What to expect this Summer