Taking a Snow School program is your Backstage Pass to the Mountains and Village. Take a lesson with a pro and you’ll: Get lift line priority all day long, fine-tune your skills and boost your confidence, be guided to powder stashes, hidden runs and the mountains’ best kept secrets and learn the best activities, restaurants and clubs to take in on your vacation to Whistler.
In a full day of mind-blowing guided backcountry skiing, telemarking or snowboarding, ACMG Guides will share techniques and tactics to hone your skiing, boost your safety knowledge, and heighten your awareness in big mountain terrain. Private and group guiding available. Backcountry equipment rentals available.
Full day Intro to Backcountry group lessons. $229+GST
PRIVATE BACKCOUNTRY CLINICS
Ski/Ride the lines you and your guide choose, travel at your pace and get one-on-one coaching and instruction. Groups can be a maximum of 6 people of similar ability, conditioning and touring experience. Here is a few clinics offered:
Intro to Backcountry Group: An introduction to Backcountry skiing with a slower pace and increased knowledge. Ability Level: Minimum Intermediate skier, beginner to split boarding & ski touring. Exertion Level: Low-Medium (~1+ hours of hiking) Available: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 229$+ GST
Backcountry Group: Explore the backcountry with fellow ski touring & split boarding enthusiasts. Ability Level: Advanced skier, has previous split boarding & ski touring experience. Exertion Level: Medium-High (~2.5+ hours of hiking) Available: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 229$+ GST
Out of Bounds Bucketlist: This products involves short hikes out of ski area boundary to legendary terrain that will bring you right back to the lifts for another lap. Gear required varies depending on objectives or conditions. Ability Level: Advanced skier or snowboarder. Exertion Level: Medium (~1+ hours of hiking) Available: Wednesday & Saturday 229$/group + GST or 699$/private + GST
Backcountry Private: Ability Level: All levels, from families to experts. Exertion Level: Low-High (depending on objectives) 699$+ GST
ARC’TERYX WOMEN’S SKI CAMPS
These all women weekend camps will help you master confidence at any level of skiing. Two days with top female coaching, in a safe and motivating environment, will help you expand your terrain and develop your skills.
2 day camp $249 when booked by Nov. 15, 2015 2 day camp with lift ticket $419 when booked by Nov. 15, 2015.
Momentum Mogul Clinics
Lead by 2 x Olympians John Smart and Tami Bradley, these all day specialized mogul clinics will teach you how to boost your confidence and technique in the bumps. Using techniques developed directly from the world’s top mogul skiers, the clinics are aimed at recreational skiers of all ages. Unlock the simple mystery of skiing bumps and help you become an all-round more versatile skier. 1-Day $180+GST 2-Days $170/per day +GST 3+ Days $160/day+GST
STEEPS CLINICS (2-DAYS) A two day Steep Skiing Clinic where you will discover both the best of Whistler Blackcomb’s insane steeps, and the best of yourself. Our dedicated coaches mix a potent cocktail of technical instruction, steep skiing tactics, and local knowledge, to provide you with an insiders experience not to be found anywhere else. $439 + GST
Gear Required: Touring skis or Splitboard & Avalanche Safety Gear (Demo gear available, subject to availability)
Contact your Gendron Ski specialist to plan your next steep clinic