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57h adventure: Intro to Backcountry Skiing

Squamish, BC

Intro to Backcountry Skiing

Price range

from $138

Skill level

Beginner

Group size

1 - 4 people

Learn backcountry skiing in British Columbia

Explore beautiful British Columbia this winter!

Whether you're in the area for traditional resort skiing, or visiting BC for just a weekend try out backcountry skiing and see what life is like off the well-groomed path! Once you get your first descent in fresh powder, you'll not want to wait for lift lines ever again.

Here's some of the topics you'll learn about
  • Tour planning
  • Route selection
  • Track-setting
  • Skinning tips and techniques
  • Advice on backcountry gear selection
  • Rescue skills
After this class you'll
  • Be more confident and comfortable in the backcountry
  • Understand all the considerations and challenges that arise when out in the open
  • Have skied in some beautiful, gorgeous powder
  • Be ready to try the next step, like a hut-to-hut tour
Prerequisites
  • Familiarity and comfort on skis is a must

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What's included?

  • All guiding fees

Gear to bring?

  • Ski gear (boots, skis/poles, helmet, avalanche rescue gear)

Let your guide know if you don't have any of the above and he'll find the best gear at the best rental price

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