Forever Young Couloir, Youngs Peak
Canada Ski Mountaineering
This expedition is for the self-powered powder hound, looking to up their game Canadian-style. We are going to base out of Golden, British Columbia, and ski where the pow is deepest. Golden is located in the heart of the best snow in the world...seriously. Via self-powered touring we will leave the crowds behind. There is a good chance you'll be tempted to quit your job, and become a full time ski bum in Golden after this trip....you've been warned!
We will be basing out of a house in Golden. This allows for fun apres, drying out the gear for the next day, and a comfy place to recover. There are 100's amazing objectives within 60 miles of the house.
Get stoked for winter!!!
Tearing it up on Bow Summit, Icefields Parkway
March 17-25, 2018
1: Saturday March 17 - fly to Calgary (YYC)
2: Drive to Golden and ski along Icefields Parkway.
3-6: We will choose, based on conditions, from a huge array of day trip options on Rogers Pass and the Icefields Parkway. Options include Forever Young Couloir STS Couloir Seven Steps of Paradise Mount Hector Aemmer Couloir and about a bajillion other things.
7: Travel, ski Icefields parkway, and have celebratory dinner in Calgary.
8: March 25, fly out of Calgary (YYC)
Travel, lodging, guiding, and group gear in Calgary and Golden.
Pre-trip training plans, gear lists, and personalized advice
Post-trip, professionally captured and printed photo
Flights to and from Calgary
Food and drink
Touring up the iconic Roger's Pass
How to join?
1. Apply for this expedition by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org with you backcountry skiing experience. Bullet points are fine, keep it simple.
2. If your experience level is inline with the requirements of this expedition, you will get an invite to the expedition.
3. Pay a $750 deposit that is non-refundable to hold your spot. 4. Let the planning and prep begin!