Whistler Backcountry Ski Tours

  • Step outside the resort ropes to find fresh powder, steep terrain and stunning mountain vistas
  • Experience rugged, natural Whistler – no lift lines, no chairlifts and hike to the top to truly earn your turns
  • Learn mountain safety with specialized backcountry equipment and professional, local guides

Intro to Backcountry Skiing / Riding
Have you been wanting to try backcountry skiing or snowboarding? Spend a day with a professional ski guide and learn the basics of the backcountry.
From $239 (per person)


Backcountry Ski Touring & Splitboarding
Leave the lift lines behind this winter on a guided backcountry ski touring / splitboarding day tour.
From $269 (per person)


Intro Backcountry Group
Step into Whistler Blackcomb’s vast untracked backcountry ski and snowboard terrain that stretches to the horizon in every direction.
From $279 (per person)


Experienced Backcountry Group
Join up with other adventurous backcountry enthusiasts to explore the Coast Range mountains, or conquer certain runs on your bucket list. Tailored for the backcountry skier / snowboarder who wants to spend a full day scaling mountain peaks and bagging epic lines.
From $279 (per person)


Private Backcountry Skiing / Riding
Leave the lift lines behind this winter on a guided backcountry ski touring / splitboarding day tour exclusively for you and your private group.
From $849 (per group up to 6)

 

3 Day Avalanche Skills Training Level 1
This Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 course (AST 1+) provides an entry-level decision-making framework for recreational skiers and snowboarders in winter backcountry avalanche terrain.
Available Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
From $299 (per person)


4 Day Avalanche Skills Training Level 2
This course expands on the theories and principles established at the AST 1+ level course or for those who already have a solid understanding of snow avalanche principles.
Dates: Jan 25-28. Feb 13, 14, 20, 21. Feb 22-25. Mar 19-22. Mar 27, 28, Apr 3, 4.
From $599 (per person)

Skiers skinning up in the Whistler backcountry

Tips for Playing Safe
in Whistler's Backcountry

Want to explore farther afield this winter? Here are the Insider's top posts on backcountry exploration in Whistler and staying safe.

Winter in Whistler, BC

Winter in Whistler:
Feel It in Your Soul

A permanent fixture on bucket lists around the world for discerning travellers and undaunted athletes alike, Whistler proves that bad-ass and world-class are not mutually exclusive.

Mid-week Dining Voucher

Free $25 Dining Voucher
for Each Midweek Night Booked

Book a stay for arrival until April 30, 2021 to receive a free $25 Dining Voucher for each midweek night you stay.