Summary Winter 2019
We offer guided ski mountaineering, helicopter accessed ski touring, week-long lodge-based ski trips and wilderness ski mountaineering traverses in Western Canada’s Rocky Mountains, Selkirk Mountains, the Monashees and Kootenays.
Here’s a listing of our current trips for the winter of 2019. Many of our trips are booked up, but there are still several excellent trips with availability; book your trip now!
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Selkirk Lodge – Jan 5-12, 2018 – 14 spots, FULLY BOOKED! Selkirk Lodge is, indeed, the best ski touring destination in the Selkirks. This early January week will ensure the best possible cold smoke powder skiing this side of Saskatchewan. Guides : Tom Wolfe, Conrad Janzen. $2,500 CAD/person (Currently $1,939 USD / €1,844 / £1,599)
Burnie Glacier Chalet – Jan 25-Feb 1, 2019 – 11 spots, 5 left! Burnie has a well-earned reputation for being one of the very best ski touring lodges in the world. Come find out why! Guides: Tom Wolfe, second guide TBD. $2,500 CAD/person (Currently $1,939 USD / €1,844 / £1,599)
Golden Alpine Sunrise Lodge – Feb 8-16, 2019 -12 spots, 6 left! Since the 1990s Sunrise Lodge has been providing great skiing close to Calgary. Of the four Golden Alpine lodges, Sunrise has the reputation of offering the best terrain! This will be a “Relaxed Pace” week, meaning 1100 to 1300 m will be a typical day. Guides: Tom Wolfe, Rob Coppolillo. $2,350 CAD (Currently $1,822 USD / €1,734 / £1,503)
Mount Carlyle Lodge – Feb 24-March 3, 2019 – FULLY BOOKED! Carlyle, buried deep in the Kootenays, offers some of the best lodge based powder tree skiing in the west! Guides: Tom Wolfe, Conrad Janzen. $2775 CAD/person (Currently $2,151 USD / €2,046 / £1,774)
Burnie Glacier Chalet – March 8-15, 2019 – 11 spots, 1 left! Burnie has a well-earned reputation for being one of the very best ski touring lodges in the world. Come find out why! Guides: Tom Wolfe, Christoph Dietzfelbinger. $2,500 CAD/person (Currently $1,939 USD / €1,844 / £1,599)
Burnie Glacier Chalet – March 22-29, 2019 – 11 spots, 4 left! I’m offering two March weeks at Burnie this year. The end of March is the season for hitting the big tours at Burnie! Guides: Tom Wolfe, Sean Fraser. $2,500 CAD/person (Currently $1,939 USD / €1,844 / £1,599)
Bow Yoho Traverse – April 1-7, 2019 – 8 spots, 5 left! Back by popular demand (I ran three of them in 2018!) this is the ultra-classic traverse with the recent addition of the Guy Hut, the ACC’s most comfortable and luxurious Rockies ski hut! Includes one night pre-trip hotel accommodation and dinner in Field. Guide: Tom Wolfe. $1,795 CAD (Currently $1,392 USD / €1,324 / £1,148)
Sorcerer Lodge – April 20-27, 2019 – 14 spots, 6 left: please email me for details. Back by popular demand. This year’s last week of April Sorcerer trip was a blast – so we’re going to do it again! Guides: Joel McBurney, Tom Wolfe. $2,500 CAD/person (Currently $1,939 USD / €1,844 / £1,599)
Svalbard Ski & Sail – May 19-29, 2019 – 9 spaces left! Ski the amazing Svalbard archipelago using a lovely double masted gaff rigged schooner for access to the countless glaciated peaks that roll into the sea along the west coast of Spitsbergen. May 22-29, 2019 with optional 3-day pre-sail ski touring out of Longyearbyen May 19-22. $7,695 CAD/person (Currently $5,999 USD / €5,568 / £4,828)
To participate in any of my trips you need to (1) Complete the online waiver, and (2) Fill out the registration form. Book now!