Snowboarding the Backcountry with Justin

2 Day Advanced Splitboard Course – Hut Based

What to bring:

  • Beacon/probe/shovel required (rental available)
  • Split board, boots, poles, and skins
  • Helmet
  • *No cotton – cotton does not wick moisture or insulate when wet.
  • Synthetic or wool long underwear bottom (thin)
  • Synthetic or wool long sleeve top (medium)
  • Mid layer top and bottom
  • Synthetic or wool socks
  • Winter jacket
  • Insulated “Puffy” Jacket
  • Snow pants
  • Warm gloves or mittens
  • Hat and neck gaiter or balaclava
  • Goggles or sunglasses
  • Small day pack
  • Water bottle
  • Food
  • Extra wool or synthetic socks
  • Food - balance of energy snacks, drink mix, fruits, nuts, vegetables, protein for recovery, carbs for energy, and fats (we can provide all meals/snacks and drink at your request)

For Advanced and Mountaineering Courses

  • Climbing harness (rental available)
  • Boot Crampons (rental available)
  • Ice Tool (rental available)
  • Compass
  • Sleeping Bag (recommened -20 - 20 degree) / Sleeping Pad (rental available)
  • Overnight Backpack
  • Headlamp with spare batteries
  • Personal hygiene kit
  • Space Blanket

You may also want to consider:

  • Hand warmers
  • Hot liquid
  • Gaiters
  • Liner socks
  • Adjustable Poles
  • Small day pack
  • Extra gloves
  • Lip balm
  • Sunscreen
  • Water bottle insulator
  • Camera
  • Personal First-Aid Kit
  • Snow Study Kit
  • Notebook and pencil

Participant Forms:

If you wish to complete your participant forms in advance, download and print out the pdf below. Complete both pages for each participant, and give to your guide at the beginning of your trip.

participant Forms

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