Ski Trip

Spearhead Hut Overnight

Whistler Backcountry from a brand new, state-of-the-art hut.  Easy.

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Backcountry Hut Based Touring in Whistler

We are excited to welcome the Kees and Claire Hut to the Whistler Backcountry Community. A 38-person backcountry hut poised at 1950m on the border of excellent tree skiing and big alpine prizes like Mount Fissile.

Join us for a 3-day backcountry ski touring trip based in the new Kees and Claire Spearhead hut. We will arrange your food, hut access and, of course, guide you to the goods!


Open bowls, Glades, Pillows, Alpine Faces, and Couloirs.

Favorite Runs

Fissile peak, Audit ridge


1100m - 2600m



3 days


$945 per person


Kees and Claire Hut




Beginner Intermediate

Guest / Guide Ratio



  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) while at the hut (excludes first breakfast and last dinner)
  • 2-night accommodation at Kees and Claire Hut
  • 3 Days Guiding with ACMG Guide 6:1 max ratio

Does Not Include

  • Avalanche Rescue Equipment
  • Ski Touring Gear
  • Whistler Blackcomb backcountry pass
  • Beverages: there’s no pop, booze, wine or beer provided, so be sure to bring some with you

Crevasse Rescue + Glacier Travel Online Course - $45

Jan. 14 - 17, 2024 * Special 4 Day*
$1099 per person + GST
Feb. 3 - 5, 2024
$945 per person + GST
Custom trips available
As low as $890 per person + GST

The Terrain

The terrain leading to the Kees and Claire hut is known as the musical bumps. This series of tree-lined ridges provides moderate-angle treed and open treeline skiing up to 500m long. Past the hut, the bigger peaks of the Spearhead Range start – Fissile and Overlord are the centerpieces of this area. Big alpine faces and glaciers are the names of the game.

The Kees and Claire Hut

The Kees and Claire Hut is a state-of-the-art, energy-efficient backcountry hut.  The hut has 38 sleeping spaces divided into 6 sleeping areas.

It is heated, so all you’ll need is a light sleeping bag. The hut is fully equipped with propane stoves, cooking equipment, pots, plates, utensils, etc. Only food needs to be carried in. The hut has indoor composting toilets for your comfort and to minimize environmental impact. The hut has electricity and lights.

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