Intro to Ski Touring

Learn the basics of Ski Touring at the Ski Touring Workshop

When: 1 pm Saturday @ SplitFest

Where: Meet outside Temple Main Lodge after lunch.

Registration: Ideally register online for SplitFest online registration form beforehand so we have an idea of numbers. Otherwise just turn up and register on the day.

Either way make sure you have your gear organised and ready to go by 1pm!

Gear required: Skis, skins, poles & touring bindings.

Cost: Free with your SplitFest weekend registration!

This workshop will cover:
Gear for ski touring - A brief run down for those new to backcountry skiing.

Skinning techniques -  how to set a skin track, use the heel risers, cover ground with ease and make those kick-turns when it gets steeper!

Backcountry touring  – The basics on route selection and other things you should know eg. avalanche safety. If you're up on Friday consider joining the Splitfest Avalanche Awareness course, details here

See you at Splitfest!