Booking for : Learn To Walk Uphill – Beginner Splitboarding / Ski Touring Camp
















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Learn To Walk Uphill – Beginner Splitboarding / Ski Touring Camp

Details

Have you always wanted to start ski touring or splitboarding?

If the answer is YES then this introductory camp is for you!

The need to know details:

  • 1 day course
  • Located at Rudi’s South off of Kicking Horse Resort
  • Available as women’s specific or co-ed
  • Gain confidence & skills before heading out with your shred crew

What you will learn:

  • How to pack all those essentials into your backpack
  • How to set a skin track
  • Methods for changing over equipment (split boards & touring skis)
  • How to put skins on
  • How to pace yourself
  • Tricks for going up steep hills
  • Kick turns
  • Smooth strides
  • How to fix malfunctioning equipment
  • Practicing split skiing & skiing with skins on
  • Checklist of necessary items for a day in the backcountry

Prerequisites:

* If you would like to combine this course with your Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 please contact us for details

Required Equipment:

  • Touring gear (splitboard or ski touring set up)
  • Skins
  • Transceiver
  • Probe
  • Shovel
  • Helmet
  • Warm clothing
  • Lunch for the day
  • Water & tea
  • Hat & sunglasses
  • Day ticket to Kicking Horse Resort to access the backcountry

Cost:

$159 + GST per person

*You will also need to purchase a lift ticket at the resort to access the backcountry

$385 + GST per person with AST 1 add on

$330 + GST per person with Companion Rescue add on

Looking for equipment rentals?

Check out Selkirk Sports & Avalanche Safety Solutions

Check out our schedule for upcoming camps!

Private Group Pricing:

$479 + GST up to 3 people
$799 + GST up to 5 people
$1,279 + GST up to 8 people

Refund Policy: If cancelled within 14 days of the course / camp you will receive 50% of your money back. If cancelled before the 14 day mark you will be charged a $35 processing fee and receive a full refund minus $35. Please note that if the minimum number of people to run a course is not met the course will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund.

Why book with us?

  • Small group sizes
  • Flexible location choices
  • Ladies only groups available
  • Avalanche Canada certified instructors
  • Local knowledge
  • Comfortable learning environment
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Brittney Dickson

Owner, Lead Instructor, Lead Coach for Sled and Touring Camps, Canadian Avalanche Association (CAA) Level 1 Avalanche Operations, CAA Active member, Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors Level 1, 90 hour Wilderness First Aid, crevasse rescue and basic glacier travel, 10 years on a snowmobile, 5 years splitboarding

Additional Info

  • Duration : 1 day
  • Price : $159 / per person
  • Location : Golden, BC. Others available upon request.

Questions?

If you have questions or need more information, we're here to help.

+1 250 290-0065

info@staywildbackcountry.ca

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+1 250 290-0065

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