Cathedral Peak Ski Tour

Ski Mountaineering in the Canadian Rockies

The Cathedral Peak ski tour is a great objective on our Golden Backcountry Ski Camps

Cathedral Peak Ski Tour
Looking down the Ascent Couloir

Cathedral Peak is a classic Canadian Rockies Ski and Splitboard Objective

Cathedral Peak Ski Tour
A morning bootpack on the Cathedral Peak Ski Tour.

At ~1600m and roughly 20km round trip Cathedral Peak is a true walk in the park. This ski tour not only gets you to a summit, but it also provides exceptional views of the surrounding peaks.

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Walking down from the summit.

There are a few different variations of this tour and the north couloir delivers exceptional adventure.

Cathedral Peak Ski Tour
A belayed descent with firm conditions in the north couloir.

The run below the north couloir can deliver quality fall line skiing and splitboarding.

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guided ski tour

It’s a truly classic ski and splitboard touring objective.

guided backcountry skiing, Cathedral Peak Ski Tour

This tour travels through complex and glaciated avalanche terrain, ensure you have the appropriate skills or hire a guide to do this tour.

Yoho National Park Avalanche Forecast