Thanks for Signing Up!

We look forward to having you join our Women's Ski Mountaineering course soon.  In the meantime, we have a bit of homework for you so when your trip date arrives all our ducks are in line, expectations are clear, and we don't waste any time getting you on the snow.

To the right is a checklist of your homework assignments which are found below.  At any time please don't hesitate to get in touch with us if you have any questions.


The Altus Crew

Pre-Trip Check List

Step 1

Read and Sign Participant's Waiver

Hit the link below and be transported to another tab where you will find our Participant's Waiver.  The Waiver must be signed by every participant.


Step 2

Ski Touring or Split Boarding

Ski Touring or Split Boarding

We would like to hear from you. Please send us a message by filling out the form below and we will get back with you shortly.

First First First Anything we need to know? tell us your goals :)

Step 3

The Gear List

*Ask us about our rental partners!*

Avalanche Safety Gear 


Crevasse rescue kit 

We have lots of extra gear so don’t feel you need to bring all the crevasse gear.




Please arrive in the morning with food and drink for the day.

Step 4

Pre-Purchase your Backcountry Lift Pass

Unless you have a Whistler Blackcomb Season’s Pass, Epic Pass, or Edge Card, you will need to purchase a Whistler Blackcomb Backcountry Pass for each day you we use the lifts to access the Whistler Blackcomb Backcountry.  Your guide will bring you your passes the morning of your trip.

Buy here!

Step 5

Info Videos


Essential Knots

When to Rope Up on a Glacier

Mount Hazards

Coiling A Rope

How to Rope Up on Glacier

Managing Bergchrunds

Step 6

Meeting Time and Place

Location: The Handle Bar
Time: 8:00am

The Lift Coffee Co. is located at 4557 Blackcomb Way Whistler BC (at the base of the new Blackcomb Gondola).  We'll meet you on the patio.

Step 7

The Details

Booking Policy

Please take a moment to read and understand our policies before booking! Booking, payment, cancelation and weather policies, as well as FAQ may be found here.

What's Included

What's Included

1 full day instruction with ACMG guide

All technical equipment

Still Have Questions or Concerns?

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions, concerns or requests on how we can make this the best trip ever!!!

Email Us Your Questions!