Splitboard and Backcountry snowboarding

First up, first down, fresh tracks
First up, first down, fresh tracks

Splitboard and backcountry snowboarding in Scotland

  • Splitboard
  • Avalanche Awareness
  • Off piste guiding

Snowboard Aviemore have partnered up with G2 Outdoor, Aviemore (the finest ski guides in Scotland) to provide off piste snowboard guiding and skills courses. Kevin of G2 outdoor and Snowboard Aviemore is one of only two Mountain snowboard leaders in Scotland .

We have various dates through the 2017/2018 season.

Prices include transport from Aviemore and back, guiding and safety equipment.

You will need your own snowboard equipment or we can may have a hire board available. For Splitboard and snowboard related kit we recommend the sick and wrong snowboard specialists in almost as beautiful Keswick.

Enquire through G2 Outdoor here or call 01540 651 784 or g2enquiries@gmail.com 

Ski in, board out Bothy

Ski in, board out Bothy

 

Intro course

  • Intro to equipment
  • Skinning
  • transitioning
  • Avalanche awareness including transceiver search within range
  • Route planning and navigation, weather, avalanche and snow conditions
  • Skiing or snowboarding skills for different snow conditions

Intermediate course

  • Equipment refresher and limitations
  • Avalanche refresher, transceiver search out of range
  • Team digging avalanche rescue
  • Steeper terrain up and down
  • Bad weather navigation tips including altimeter

Dates:

February 3rd and 4th 2018 (Intro touring weekend) 

February 12th and 14th 2018 (Intro touring 3 days mid week) 

February 24th and 25th 2018  (Intermediate touring weekend)

Or choose your own dates.

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