Meet the Corvus Tribe



The concept of Corvus Lodge is the coming together of Dan's love for adventure, all the incredible outdoor activities in the beautiful Elk Valley and a desire to create a unique A La Carte Adventure and Wellness Lodge. 

Dan's background is in the Eco-Tourism & adventure lodging industries, with professional experience in corporate leadership.

Dan loves to get waist deep in the powder snow of the Elk Valley or chase bull trout in one of it's pristine rivers. Remote adventure locations are his expertise; making the Corvus experience unique and personal.

You can catch Dan taking care of everything from back end management to maintenance of the ponds and lawns. Doing it all to bring the Corvus experience to life.



Yoga Instructor

Simone is passionate about the balance between adventure and wellness.

A Registered Yoga Teacher 500 Hr, Reiki Level II Practitioner and a Certified Life Coach. Simone has spent the past 16 years in the Elk Valley, embarking on adventure and sharing wellness with both visitors and locals.  

With extensive experience in the tourism industry, event management & coordination, she is excited to share the incredible Fernie experience with you.

Simone's joy is adding adventure and wellness to your experience through outdoor adventure, retreats, workshops, private yoga or Reiki treatment; A perfect addition to any Corvus experience.

Catch Simone mountain biking, hiking, snowmobiling, ski touring or shredding hot laps at the Fernie Alpine Resort on a powder day...if you can keep up.




Marley has been a Registered Massage Therapist since 2015, following graduation from Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy in Vernon.  Mountain activities has been an integral part of her experience in the importance of taking care of oneself through injury prevention and treatment. She thoroughly enjoys helping clients be able to continue to enjoy both their daily and favorite activities. 

Marley is enthusiastic about assisting clients to maintain and restore their functional abilities through modalities including myofascial release, swedish massage, trigger point release, joint mobilization, and craniosacral therapy. Her treatment approach focuses on supporting the body’s innate healing process.

Her treatments focus on supporting the optimal functioning of the nervous system to enable you to feel more at home within your body. Health is always present, regardless of the condition. 


Mountain Addicts Guiding

& Instruction

Mel is the proud owner of Mountain Addicts – Guiding and Instruction. After graduating from University in 2005, Mel moved from Nova Scotia to BC. Since the move, she has worked as a ski patroller, ski touring guide, catskiing guide, and heliskiing guide. Mel has experience working all over BC, New Zealand, and Japan, and currently spends her winters in Fernie, B.C., Revelstoke, and burning the legs off of her guests at Last Frontier Heliskiing.

When she’s not skiing, Mel can be found hanging around on the granite cliffs in Squamish working as an instructor and operations manager for Squamish Rock Guides


Private Chef

Cindy’s passion for cooking began as a necessity when she lost her mom at 11years old and  became the primary cook for her brothers and father. 

Making people feel loved with food continues to inspire her; it’s her art form.  From intimate dinners to family feasts to large celebrations, Cindy loves to customize meals and provide the backdrop for happy memories of all occasions.

Whether you choose classic Beef Wellington or homemade Butternut Squash pasta with Brown Butter Sage; Elk Lasagna or Ratatouille; her famous Hazelnut Meringe Torte with Kahlua Crème or a classic Coconut Cake…  you won’t be disappointed.