Take your Ski Touring to the next level
If you are a strong skier wanting to extend yourself, this is your chance. Steep skiing and introductory ski mountaineering is what this course is all about. Ice axe and crampon use, abseiling and avalanche awareness are essential skills once you push yourself into steeper terrain. Before you expose yourself to hazards you are unprepared for, let our experienced IFMGA and NZMGA guides show you how the professionals deal with the vertical challenges you will encounter.
Our private Black Peak Hut offers access to some of the best (and steepest) ski touring & backcountry snowboarding terrain in the Southern Lakes area. This is the perfect classroom to learn to use mountaineering equipment efficiently to allow for more technical ski touring objectives. Learn the tricks and tips that will keep you safe.