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Backcountry Touring

The Backcountry Adventure Is Now Yours for the Taking

Summit Mountain Guides are the experts at professional mountain guiding services and instruction for the vertically inclined. Their winter and summer programs include beginner to advanced mountaineering, backcountry ski touring, ice climbing, rock climbing, trekking and hiking trips – all with professionally certified and experienced IFMGA/ACMG guides.

Summit Mountain Guides also offer daily-guided programs or multi-day backcountry adventures throughout Western Canada (and even in Europe!). You can join as an individual, group, or with your family or staff team for training in avalanche awareness, rock climbing and ropes rescue skills, ice climbing instruction, or learn to mountaineer programs. Pick an adventure below that you’ll remember for a lifetime.

Trips require 1 week advanced booking notice. Bookings made within 2 weeks of a requested trip date may have only 50% limited availability

You can email or call us at 778-457-5001 to speak with a Get Lost Adventure Centre representative about booking your next adventure! Or feel free to stop by in person – located next to the magic carpet and the base lodge.


If you have never backcountry skied or snowboarded before, this program is ideal for you. Your guide will introduce and coach you on skills for using your equipment, how to tour up and provide tips for skiing and boarding in backcountry powder. This program includes your avalanche equipment (beacon, probe, shovel) but not your needed touring equipment.

PRICE:

Full Day
1:6 $140 per person
1:5 $150 per person
1:4 $170 per person
1:3 $200 per person
1:2 $265 per person
1:1 $450 per person
If you have some ski touring or split-board touring experience behind you, this program is for you. Having previous experience, you will know how to use your touring and avalanche equipment and follow a guide’s up track which leaves you to enjoy multiple runs in the backcountry and the powder experience. The amount of vertical daily will vary depending on group skill, experience and fitness. This program includes guiding but not your touring or avalanche equipment (beacon, probe, and shovel) however both are available for rental.
 
Note: Guests need to have some prior backcountry touring or backcountry boarding experience there will be a range of intermediate to advanced skiers/split boarders. We will do our best to match groups, however if you prefer to tour exactly at your level, you can organize a custom small group program.

PRICE:

Full Day
1:6 $115 per person
1:5 $125 per person
1:4 $145 per person
1:3 $175 per person
1:2 $240 per person
1:1 $425 per person



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Questions? No problem! Simply email us here or call us at 778-457-5001 to speak with a Get Lost Adventure Centre representative.