The Kootenay Backcountry Pass
The Kootenay Backcountry Pass is designed to get you into the backcountry at a reasonable cost. Whether you are new to backcountry touring or just want to get out for some guided backcountry skiing or splitboarding, this pass is for you.
Feb 5, 6
Feb 20, 21
Feb 27, 28
March 6, 7
March 13, 14
March 20, 21
Certified Guides: ACMG or IFMGA certified guides who are expert riders. Our guides have extensive local knowledge of the terrain and snowpack. They are stoked to show you a fun, safe day in the mountains.
Trip Length: one day-multiple
The up: 1000m – unlimited.
The Down: Three to five runs
Classic Descents: London Ridge, Mt Brennan, Ymir Peak, Five Mile Burn
Terrain: Below treeline to alpine, open slopes, glades, chutes, pillows, powder.
Season: Early December – early April
Max. Guest to Guide Ratio: 6:1
Cost: $800+ GST for four days. Flexible weekend dates throughout the winter. Minimum 3 guests for the tours to run.
We cater to all levels of backcountry enthusiasts. We require guests to be at least an intermediate skier/rider who is comfortable riding powder snow and be able to move through mountainous terrain.
8943 Springer Creek Rd
Slocan, BC V0G 2C0