Raquetes de Neu

Snowshoes

Esquí Alpí

Alpine ski / Snowboard

Freeride

Freeride

Itineraris de Muntanya en esquís

Back country Ski

Neu i Allaus

Snow and Avalanches

curs Alpinisme

Mountain eering

Backcountry Ski 1

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The wish to experience new sensations on a pair of ski boards.

Lear the basic skinning techniques, kick turns, travel and safety skills on snow country and downhill techniques according to the type of snow.

Course designed to find the best snow and discover new landscapes and hidden spots where time seems to linger: peaks, passes, views and unique sensations by the hand of a local high mountain guide that will introduce you to the enjoyment of backcountry skiing in Ribagorça.

Dates: from December to May
Place
: Vall de Boí, Ribagorça
Type of activity
: Backcountry ski1 course 1
Price
: 80€ per participant

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DETAILS

GOALS
  • To learn uphill skiing techniques.
  • To adapt our downhill technique to all types of snow and to the specific gear.
  • To learn basic travel and safety techniques on snow.
CONTENTS
  • Familiarization with the equipment and gear.
  • Types of turns according t he types of snow.
  • Downhill technical “resources”.
  • Travel techniques on flat terrain.
  • Uphill skinning techniques and kick-turns.
  • Identifying objective and subjective risks.
  • Snow and avalanches. Procedure in case of accident and use of beacon, probe and shovel.
DURATION
  • 2 days in week days or a full weekend.
  • From December to May.
  • Max. 6 participants per instructor.
PLACE
  • Vall de Boí. Ribagorça

 

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REQUIRED GEAR

  • Winter skiing gear: Gore Tex like and warm clothing, gloves, sunglasses and sunscreen.
  • Backcountry skis, skins, boots, poles, helmet and small backpack.
  • We provide the safety gear (beacon, probe and shovel).


If you do not have backcountry skis and skins, you can rent them from us.

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PRICE

80 € X participant.

Includes: certified instructor/guide, technical and safety gear (beacon, probe and shovel), day insurance, liability insurance and course pack.

Not included: backcountry skis and poles and resort’s ski pass (if need be).

Winter Activities Backcountry Ski

Collaborators

Vall de Boi ACNA AEGM