Guiding and Courses

No matter the season, we are here to get you out to the peak of your dreams

Ready to start touring but not sure where to start?

Book an Intro to Ski Touring and Splitbaording class to set yourself up for success! This course is perfect for those that just purchased touring gear and want to learn the proper way to use it from seasoned professional guides in the Aspen mountains.

This introductory course will focus entirely on your new Alpine Touring (AT) or Splitboard gear and all the many techniques involved with skinning, skiing and transitions from one to another. This course is offered through our partners at Aspen Expeditions. Professional AE guides will help you understand your new equipment and the nuances of each brand / model and how to use it properly.

Guiding Opportunities

We are stoked to offer guided days with expert guides for multiple human powered sports including:
  • Rock Climbing
  • Hiking and backpacking
  • Mountain biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Ski touring & splitboarding
  • Hut trips
  • Ice climbing
Give us a call and we can set up for the backcountry day of your dream!

Education Classes

As a retailer providing gear that allows our customers to explore potentially dangerous backcountry areas, we realize the importance of providing educational opportunities. To help you get in the backcountry and to explore it safely, we offer numerous courses including:
  • AIARE level 1 & 2
  • Companion rescue
  • Intro to ski touring
  • Intro to ski-mountaineering
  • and more!
Shoot us a call and we can make sure you get the education needed to have fun and stay safe.

Why go out with a guide?

There are several reasons to go out with one of our certified guides whether you're a seasoned athlete or just breaking into the backcountry. Going out with a guide is a great way to safely build your technical and decision making skills. No matter the sport, the goal is always to have the most fun in the coolest places, having a guide in your group ensures you have someone with the safety of the group constantly on their minds.

Whatever your goals and desires are, we are happy to work with you to provide the most fun, educational, and safe experience in the backcountry. Feel free to give us a call to learn more or to lock in your dream trip!