Backcountry Skiing

Tahoe Mountain School offers backcountry skiing courses and ski guided adventures. Our backcountry skiing courses focus on hands on learning and instruction for either skier or splitboarder from beginner to advanced. We also offer backcountry ski tours and ski mountaineering adventures throughout the Tahoe/Truckee region. You can check out our scheduled courses and trips below or we also do custom trips for you or your group. Contact us to find out more.

Course Dates
Intro to Backcountry Skiing\Splitboarding-$175. 3\7

This 1 day outdoor course is designed for people who have ski resort experience and want to get into backcountry skiing and splitboarding away from the crowds. We cover how to use backcountry specific gear, including avalanche rescue equipment, along with uphill and downhill techniques and skills.

03/07/2020 - 03/07/2020 -
Silver Peak BC Day-$199. 3\14

Silver Peak is known for its open bowls, amazing tree skiing, and quiet location. It is a hidden gem in our area that holds good powder skiing and spring descents.

03/14/2020 - 03/14/2020 -
Intro to Backcountry Skiing\Splitboarding-$175. 3\14

This 1 day outdoor course is designed for people who have ski resort experience and want to get into backcountry skiing and splitboarding away from the crowds. We cover how to use backcountry specific gear, including avalanche rescue equipment, along with uphill and downhill techniques and skills.

03/14/2020 - 03/14/2020 -
Castle Peak High Tour-$175. 3\21

This 1 day ski tour is for anyone with previous backcountry experience. We focus on backcountry skills and techniques through hands on coaching and practice. Finding the best snow and descents are also a top priority. Castle Peak is one of the highest peaks in Tahoe National Forest with beautiful views and varied ski descents.

03/21/2020 - 03/21/2020 -
Intro to Backcountry Skiing\Splitboarding-$175. 3\21

This 1 day outdoor course is designed for people who have ski resort experience and want to get into backcountry skiing and splitboarding away from the crowds. We cover how to use backcountry specific gear, including avalanche rescue equipment, along with uphill and downhill techniques and skills.

03/21/2020 - 03/21/2020 -
Silver Peak BC Day-$199. 3\28

Silver Peak is known for its open bowls, amazing tree skiing, and quiet location. It is a hidden gem in our area that holds good powder skiing and spring descents.

03/28/2020 - 03/28/2020 -
Intro to Backcountry Skiing\Splitboarding-$175. 3\28

This 1 day outdoor course is designed for people who have ski resort experience and want to get into backcountry skiing and splitboarding away from the crowds. We cover how to use backcountry specific gear, including avalanche rescue equipment, along with uphill and downhill techniques and skills.

03/28/2020 - 03/28/2020 -
Castle Peak High Tour-$175. 4\4

This 1 day ski tour is for anyone with previous backcountry experience. We focus on backcountry skills and techniques through hands on coaching and practice. Finding the best snow and descents are also a top priority. Castle Peak is one of the highest peaks in Tahoe National Forest with beautiful views and varied ski descents.

04/04/2020 - 04/04/2020 -
Intro to Backcountry Skiing\Splitboarding-$175. 4\4

This 1 day outdoor course is designed for people who have ski resort experience and want to get into backcountry skiing and splitboarding away from the crowds. We cover how to use backcountry specific gear, including avalanche rescue equipment, along with uphill and downhill techniques and skills.

04/04/2020 - 04/04/2020 -
Intro to Backcountry Skiing\Splitboarding-$175. 4\11

This 1 day outdoor course is designed for people who have ski resort experience and want to get into backcountry skiing and splitboarding away from the crowds. We cover how to use backcountry specific gear, including avalanche rescue equipment, along with uphill and downhill techniques and skills.

04/11/2020 - 04/11/2020 -

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