Difference between a basic tour and advanced tour?
April 13, 2023 | Posted in:
Basic ski tours
2500 ft – 4,000 ft of vertical gain with a range of blue square to black diamond terrain some of our classic backcountry tours include 25 Short, Mavericks, Wimpy’s and Shadow peak
3,000- 6,000ft of elevation gain
An objective that may include skiing as well as boot packing to reach your objective. With a descent that ranges from black diamond to double black diamond terrain. The use of ropes, ice axes, crampons may be needed to complete a technical object.
A few of these classic ski/plit mountaineering tours are the Sliver, South Teton, East face Teewinot, Apocalypse couloir