Intro Ski Touring
For The Ladies
Get out in the snow with Mel!
About the Course
Curriculum: This course is designed for ladies who want to take their skiing beyond the ski hill boundary and get out and explore. On this course you can expect to learn all about the gear, moving efficiently, basic avalanche safety, and feel comfortable holding your own. Start dreaming up your next trip now!
At the end of the course you will:
Speak the gear lingo
Understand how to “Read” terrain for track setting
Know the basics of avalanche safety
Be able to pack appropriately for future trips
Trouble shoot basic ski touring hiccups
Have the resources to plan your own trips
Prerequisites: You should be able to get down a blue run at the ski hill at minimum. No backcountry experience required.
Instructor: You will have a female ski guide who is a member of the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides. There may also be another female practicum student.
Course fee is $265 + 5% GST and includes two days of instruction.