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Intro to Backcountry Skiing Class

January 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come and get initiated into the realm of off trail skiing. We will cover the basics of equipment, including tech bindings, telemark, frame bindings, skins and fish scales and then head out to learn about the ups and downs of backcountry skiing. Focus on snow is student led and can include intro to the tele turn, the elements of turning in powder (hopefullly!) skin track and terrain strategy and using topo maps to find skiable terrain. Max Number of participants is 8 and pre registering is required to ensure equipment availability. If interested email us at superiorhighlandbc@gmail.com. If enough interest is out there, we will schedule more classes as needed. Suggested donation of $50 is encouraged.

Details

Date:
January 26
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Organizer

Superior Highland Backcountry

Venue

chester bowl chalet
1801 East Skyline Parkway
Duluth, MN 55812 United States
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