Winter - Ski Touring - 5 Day Advanced Course

From AUD $1,195.00
  • Duration: 5 Days (approx.)
  • Product code: 5DaySki

(This course is only available in Winter through the month of August.)


This course includes our 3 day backcountry ski touring course.


Ski the harder to reach, more remote parts of Australia’s quiet Backcountry. This course includes the three consecutive daytrips of our backcountry ski touring course, followed by an overnight ski tour with a night spent camping out in the snow.


Previously participated in our 3 day course? Contact our office to discuss your options for our Advanced course!


Participants on this course will leave with the skills to confidently and safely head out for day missions into the back country.


This 5 day course will teach you the skills necessary to:

  • Select & prepare Backcountry ski gear
  • Use essential techniques for 'skinning up' and 'skiing down'
  • Interpret weather forecasts and understand the risk involved with alpine weather
  • Understand avalanche hazards and rescue
  • Utilise Advanced alpine navigation techniques
  • Prepare for alpine ski adventures
  • Assess hazards in alpine environments
  • Ski with a heavy pack
  • Camp in alpine conditions
  • Build improvised snow shelters

Participants on this course will leave with the skills to confidently and safely head out for day missions into the back country.


Course prerequisites:

  • Moderate Fitness
  • Advanced off piste skiing experience


What's included:

  • Australia's most experienced Adventure Guiding & Outdoor Training Specialists
  • Nationally Qualified & Highly Experienced Guides
  • All Technical Equipment
  • Delicious & Nutritious Food for the duration of the expedition


We provide all specialist personal and group abseiling equipment including harnesses, helmets, etc.

After we process your booking an information sheet detailing specific equipment and dress requirements will be sent to you.

Lunch is also provided on this adventure- Please be sure to inform us on your booking form if you have any special dietary requirements!


If you do not receive an immediate booking confirmation you may be the opening booking for this activity, our office will contact you shortly to confirm your booking.