Winter 2019 Ski Trips

Sawback specializes in week-long trips to the most incredible backcountry ski touring areas on earth. Here’s a selection of our trips for 2019. Book now before we are sold out!

Sorcerer Lodge, April 20-27, 2019

Sorcerer Lodge, April 20-27, 2019

This trip is fully booked. Contact us to get on our waiting list. Open this in Google Docs (to print or view) Sorcerer Lodge April 20-27, 2019 ...
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Ski Touring Teslin's at Burnie Glacier Chalet

Burnie Glacier Chalet March 8-15, 2019

Fully Booked - Burnie Glacier Chalet is located near Smithers in northern British Columbia. It has spectacular, rugged alpine terrain with beautiful ski runs that range in nature from gentle glacier runs that can be done in most conditions to steep tree runs for high hazard days, to incredible ski mountaineering trips high into the alpine ...
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Rectory Couloir

Burnie Glacier Chalet March 22-29, 2019

Book now - just 3 spots left. Burnie Glacier Chalet is located near Smithers in northern British Columbia. It has spectacular, rugged alpine terrain with beautiful ski runs that range in nature from gentle glacier runs that can be done in most conditions to steep tree runs for high hazard days, to incredible ski mountaineering trips high into the alpine ...
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Teslin's Run

Burnie Glacier Chalet Jan 25 to Feb 1, 2019

Just five spots remaining, book now! - Burnie Glacier Chalet is located near Smithers in northern British Columbia. It has spectacular, rugged alpine terrain with beautiful ski runs that range in nature from gentle glacier runs that can be done in most conditions to steep tree runs for high hazard days, to incredible ski mountaineering trips high into the alpine ...
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Sunrise Lodge Feb 9-16, 2019

Sunrise Lodge Feb 9-16, 2019

Book now - just 2 spots remaining! Sunrise Lodge is located at the headwaters of Wisted creek and offers stunning views of Rockies to the west and Purcells to the south. Sunrise is the southern gateway to the amazing Esplanade range, including Meadow, Vista and Sentry Lodges. Consensus among those who’ve spent time at all four Esplanade Range Huts though ...
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Bonnington Traverse

Bonnington Traverse

The Rockies are known for the great glaciated hut-to-hut traverses: the Wapta Traverse and the Yoho Traverse (or the "Bow-Yoho" Traverse as it's also known). Deep in the Kootenays is a completely different kind of trip, the Bonnington Traverse. This is a 3-day (with heli-drop) or 4-day traverse that links alpine and sub-alpine ridges from Ymir all the way to ...
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Toe of the Des Poilus Glacier

Bow Yoho Traverse April 1-7, 2019

Fully booked - The Wapta Icefield is an incredible destination for ski mountaineering. Really, it has it all: an excellent hut system, perfect terrain for traverses, and easy access to excellent ski mountaineering objectives. The best time of the year is late March to late April when the snowpack is settled and you can still count on dry powder runs; ...
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Svalbard Ski and Sail 2019

Svalbard Ski & Sail May 2019

Book Now - limited space! The most exotic guided ski touring trip possible: backcountry ski touring and sailing along the west coast of Spitsbergen in the Greenland sea, 2000 km north of Norway, in the Svalbard archipelago of over 60 (mostly unpopulated) islands. It is a wild and remote place, and at a latitude of greater than 78º, high in ...
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Selkirk Lodge

Selkirk Lodge Jan 5-12, 2019

Fully Booked - Selkirk Lodge provides exceptional access to an endless variety of tree skiing and big glacier runs providing excellent backcountry skiing and snowboarding options. Sitting at 2,165 metres (7,100 ft) on a small sub-alpine knoll, Selkirk Lodge enjoys grand views of high summits, nearby ice fields and the deep wild valleys of the Albert Range of B.C.’s Selkirk ...
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Mount Carlyle Lodge Feb 24-March 3, 2019

Mount Carlyle Lodge Feb 24-March 3, 2019

Sitting at 2,200 metres (7,200 ft) on a small sub-alpine knoll, Mount Carlyle Lodge enjoys grand views of high summits, nearby ice fields and the deep wild valleys of B.C.’s Kokanee Range. In the winter, Carlyle provides exceptional access to an endless variety of awesome backcountry skiing and snowboarding options ...
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