Guided Backcountry Skiing

Key to the backcountry.

Open up a new world of skiing/riding with unlimited terrain ranging from deep, powder bowls to tranquil, glade skiing. Experience backcountry skiing with Snowbird Mountain Guides. With small private groups and out-of-bounds exploration, backcountry touring is an optimal activity for physically-distanced winter recreation.

This educational, scenic adventure may be customized for parties looking to experience new terrain or activities with a focus on route finding. 

Snowbird Mountain Guides

Snowbird Center, Plaza Deck


Backcountry Guided Skiing

  • Details: Private groups only. Includes guided backcountry skiing and breakfast at The Forklift.
  • Skill Level: All participants should be advanced skiers in physical condition for a high altitude exertion and must be able to hike with touring skis.
  • Time: 7:30 am meet outside The Forklift (Snowbird Center, Plaza Deck, Level 3).
  • Equipment: Touring skis and skins are available to rent at Snowbird Sports. Guests may use their own touring gear. Transceiver, backpack, shovel and probe are provided.

Guided Backcountry Skiing


Closed for the Season