Holidays in Paradise: “Paradise Doesn’t Always Mean Tropical” received this year’s Best Family Entry award. (Photo Contributed)

Holidays in Paradise: “Paradise Doesn’t Always Mean Tropical” received this year’s Best Family Entry award. (Photo Contributed)

FAR’s Ultimate Snowman Competition winners released

Twelve icy cold, creative submissions awaited votes on FAR’s Facebook page

In search of the Elk Valley’s best snowman builders, Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) hosted The Ultimate Snowman Competition, having released their winners on Jan. 11 following public voting.

The contest encouraged participants to let their creative juices flow, resulting in 12 entries ranging from Downhill Dummy-inspired sculptures, to snowboarding snowmen.

Prizes were issued to a number of sculptures including the People’s Choice snowman, publicly voted for on FAR’s Facebook page, the Best Traditional Snowman, Best Snow Creature, Most Creative, Funniest Creation, and Best Family Entry.

For more information on FAR’s upcoming events, head to skifernie.com.

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The People’s Choice Award was awarded to Tyler and Kate’s Snowman AKA Fred, garnering 93 reactions on Facebook. (Photo Contributed)

The People’s Choice Award was awarded to Tyler and Kate’s Snowman AKA Fred, garnering 93 reactions on Facebook. (Photo Contributed)

Dummy Downhill and POW Hunter took home the Most Creative award. (Photo Contributed)

Dummy Downhill and POW Hunter took home the Most Creative award. (Photo Contributed)