Winter Tours

Intro to BC

Aim

The Aim of the Intro to Back Country tour is to get you familiar with all your equipment, how it works then take it out and do it for real.

Topics Covered 

Equipment carried and uses

Skinning techniques

Kick Turns

Defensive ski techniques in the BC

General Outline

Meetup

Temp check

Gear check

Safety brief

Route overview

Skinning and kick turns practice

Snack

The search for fresh lines

Lunch

Ski home

Debrief

Administration

8:30- 1530

0830 Meet up at Front steps of Zirky’s.

Equipment list

******Please Bring all relevant personal medication required and inform guides of special circumstances.

Skill Required

Intermediate to advanced skier/Boarder. (See rider level required in FAQ’s)

Good to very good level of fitness (see am I fit enough in FAQ’s)

Group Size

1-12

Guide ratio 1:6

Cost

$250 per person

 

Intermediate BC tours

Description

Get out into the back country and earn some juicy fresh turns. Enjoy the serenity whilst eating lunch with a view and develop your skills and awareness beyond the ropes.

Topics Covered 

Equipment carried and uses

Skinning techniques

Kick Turns

Defensive ski techniques in the BC

Riding cool lines

General Outline

Meetup

Temp check

Gear check

Safety brief

Route overview

Get underway

Snack

The search for fresh lines

Lunch

More fresh lines

Head home

Debrief

Administration

8:30- 1530

0830 Meet up at designated point.

Equipment list* as per attached list

******Please Bring all relevant personal medication required and inform guides of special circumstances.

Skill Required

Intermediate to more advanced skier/Boarder. (See rider level required in FAQ’s)

Good to very good level of fitness (see am I fit enough in FAQ’s)

Group Size

Guide to guest ratio 1:5

Cost

1 person $770

2 people $385

3 people + $330

 

Advanced BC tours

Description

Get out into the back country and earn some juicy fresh turns. Covering more ground doing more laps and riding some steeper more advance terrain, with people of similar skill and fitness levels.

General Outline

Meetup

Temp check

Gear check

Safety brief

Route overview

Get underway

Snack

The search for fresh lines

Lunch

More fresh lines

Head home

Debrief

Administration

8:30- 1530

0830 Meet up at designated point.

Equipment list* as per attached list

******Please Bring all relevant personal medication required and inform guides of special circumstances.

Skill Required

Advanced skier/Boarder. (See rider level required in FAQ’s)

Very good + level of fitness (see am I fit enough in FAQ’s)

Previous Backcountry touring essential.

Group Size

Guide to guest ratio 1:5

Cost

1 person $770

2 people $385

3 people + $330