This course is a safe and fun introduction to the sport of backcountry skiing and splitboarding. You will learn about backcountry gear and the basics of touring while actually touring around the Crystal Mountain backcountry with our professional guides.
The 1-day Ski Touring Course at Crystal Mountain will go over the basics of touring in the backcountry. You should plan to be out for about 6 to 7 hours.
Overall Difficulty Level: Moderate
Skills Required: Advanced skiing skills in the ski area
Fitness Level: Moderately Strenuous
Snow Travel Gear
Although tipping is not a requirement, it is considered standard practice in the guiding industry and is appreciated by our guides. We generally recommend roughly 10%-15% of your course or trip cost or a flat amount that you are comfortable with.