Backcountry Skiing, Touring, and Snowboarding

Alpine Guides ski touring and snowboarding options are multi-day packages for small groups.

Learn backcountry avalanche skills. Explore the the dramatic glaciated terrain of the Mount Cook and Westland regions. Tour the big mountains of the Arrowsmith Range (close to Christchurch). Or venture into our exclusive heliski terrain and slack-country on a Helicamp. 

All Alpine Guides courses feature

Small group sizes
Low guide/participant ratios
Professional, qualified mountain guides ›
Great food
Technical gear provided free of charge