Backcountry Skiing

Ski or board in backcountry POW

Learn the skills in our Intro to Backcountry Skiing and Riding, then join our ACMG-certified guides on single- or multi-day trips to some of the best backcountry skiing locations in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. 

What sets us apart? 

Experience. Our guides have many years experience and know how to find the best ski conditions in Western Canada.

Lead by ACMG-certified guides. All of our programs are guided by ACMG ski guides.

Click the 'Browse programs' button to see Outdoor Centre offerings/dates on the shared Active Living registration tool.

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Backcountry Skiing

Join our ACMG guides on a safe and fun backcountry ski trip and experience some of the best powder runs, or on a hut-to-hut ski tour on the Wapta Traverse.

Looking to rent outdoor gear or equipment? Rentals & Services

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Ski Tuning Services

Our experienced technicians can fix, wax and tune your snowboard or downhill, cross-country, backcountry and telemark skis. We specialize in AT and splitboards. 

Prices

Contact

Backcountry Skiing

Rachel Oggy
Interim Program Coordinator

mountain@ucalgary.ca

Our program coordinators

Do you spend a lot of time in remote, backcountry locations? Wilderness First Aid