Intro to Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding
With unlimited potential for ski descents, the backcountry is where the heart of every true skier resides. The shift from resort skiing and boarding to the backcountry has taken off in recent years and our beginner backcountry ski and splitboard course will give you the foundational skills you need to get out of the lift lines.
Our certified guides will teach you to use the gear, how to route find and to backcountry ski on this course. Whether your objective is to find untracked backcountry powder or to experience the beauty of alpine ski touring or splitboarding, this weekend course will introduce you to one of the fastest growing winter activities in the world.
Avalanche beacon practice and check
Companion rescue practice
Trail breaking and track setting
Ski touring techniques