Ski Mountaineering Course – 5 day
Ski Mountaineering Course – 5 day, is the complete program to take your backcountry skiing to the next level. This course is designed to teach and practice the skill for safe skiing in remote heavily glaciated terrain, Steep Mountain peak faces, Technical ascents/descents, advanced avalanche training, White out navigation. Our 5 day Ski Mountaineering Course is typically held in Whistler area or the Tantalus Range. We hire only certified ACMG Ski / Snowboard Guides or IFMGA certified mountain guides, who are highly familiar with the terrain.
Strong skiers with backcountry ski touring experience or snowboarders. This is a full week. Each day you can expect 8 hours days summit-ting at least 1 peak and ascending a roughly 5000 vertical feet.
Guides fee, group equipment
what’s Not included
Gear rentals if necessary, Lift ticket, Helicopter fee (if applicable), Hut fees (if applicable)
January 1 – 5 2016
January 14 – 18 2016
February 4 – 8 2016
March 5 – 9 2016
$1000 per person
Day 0: Meet 5pm Whistler base. Discuss course objectives, gear check, asses current conditions, weather, discuss options.
Day 1 to Day 5: Ski mountaineering objective around Whistler/Blackcomb as desired by group and depending on weather/conditions.
** Helicopter lifts to more remote locations are available (weather dependent) and an extra charge.