ski mountaineering course



Course Overview

This 4 Day course will take place in the heart of the Beartooth Mountains and will be staged from the Mount Zimmer Yurt. The alpine routes and ski mountaineering objectives in this area are the perfect place to develop the skills necessary to safely climb and ski classic ski mountaineering routes throughout the world. Weather/Conditions permitting, the objective of the course is to also climb and ski some of the classic ski mountaineering lines in the Beartooths.

**The Camp is guided at a 3 students to one guide ratio to give students the best experience possible and to create a more intimate learning environment.

  • Cost:$950 (Includes 2 Instructors, lodging, food for 4 days, transportation to and from the yurt)
  • Camp Limited to 6 Students
  • Location: Mt Zimmer Yurt, Cooke City, MT

Ski Mountaineering Course



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  • Proper use of ice axe and crampons
  • Rope Skills
  • Spring weather and snowpack assessment
  • Route finding/safe uphill and downhill travel
  • Steep skiing techniques
  • Snow climbing
  • Setting realistic goals and planning
  • Evaluating Avalanche Hazards and terrain risks


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Sign Up Mt Zimmer Yurt 2018-04-26 2018-04-29 950.00 1 spot(s) left