How to Start Backcountry Skiing

Why Backcountry Skiing?

Backcountry skiing and splitboarding has seen an explosion in growth over the past few years. And there’s a reason why many skiers and snowboarders are leaving the resort for the wilderness. Fresh powder, untracked runs, a sense of exploration and no lift line crowds are just a few.

How to Get Started

Sound like something you may enjoy? Go on over on the Estes Park Trail-Gazette to get a full read on why people love this sport and how to get started yourself. Want to learn from the pros? Check out our Intro to Backcountry Ski or Intro to Backcountry Splitboarding courses.

A group of friends tour on a snowy path in Rocky Mountain National Park