SKI MOUNTAINEERING COURSE
SKI TOURING - OFF PISTE - SAFETY - AVALANCHE SKILLS
Senja Lodge & Mountainguides offers ski touring / ski mountaineering course in spectaculars mountains along the arctic coast.
During this course you will learn about the avalanche risk and how to move safely up and down doing ski mountaineering in nice and adventures mountains at the Arctic Norwegian coast.
On the course you will learn about how to use the custom made ski and safety equipment so it should be used. Different methods of moving safely and most efficient up and down the mountain.
It will be much focus on avalanche risk and planing a safe route both up and down. About safety and techniques to minimize the hazards while ski touring up and off piste skiing down the mountain. How to ski steep and down a couloir.
You learn about the different hazards that ski mountaineering and off piste skiing often are faced up on. How to be aware them and basic techniques how to minimize them along the course.
This is a 4 day course (4 daytrips in the mountains).
Some skiing experience is a minimum before participating in this course. You must be able to ski smootly downhill in a ski resort. You also need to bring you own personal ski and safety equipment.
4500,-NOK per person. (for 4 persons).
Smaller or larger groupe - price on request (min 2 / max 6).
The price includes 4 days with guide and stay at Senja Lodge. The food we buy and make at Senja Lodge. Alternatively we can book food at the local restaurant (50 meter from the Lodge).
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The course is mostly held on Senja island. But can also be held in Lyngen alps, Tamok valley, Kvaløya, Lofoten, Mid Troms and most of North Norway.
Season from January to April.
Senja Lodge & Mountainguides use highly qualified guides with local knowledge about the area as instructors.