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Introduction to Backcountry Skiing / Riding provided by Alpine Air Adventures

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Introduction to Backcountry Skiing / Riding

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Our guides are incredible instructors, fun to be around, and have a vast wealth of experience skiing and riding in the backcountry. They are certified to the highest standards in the industry by the ACMG/IFMGA. Skiing and riding safely in complicated mountain terrain requires a lot of experience and proper mentorship. We are here to ensure you start off in the right direction.
Important Information
Departure Point
229 Bear St, Banff, AB T1L 1C3, Canada
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Avalanche equipment (beacon, shovel, probe) available if necessary - $20/person rental fee applies
  • Private transportation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Great experience!
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The best challenge I gave myself this winter
I went to Banff in early December and was able to enjoy this experience. It's an early start to your day and requir
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April D
Highlight of our vacation in Banff!
I highly recommend this guided hike! We were able to experience the beauty of the mountains in way that we would n
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Aaron D
Amazing hike!
My family did the ridge line hike with Jeff, and it was the coolest thing we’ve ever done on vacation. 5 isn’t hi
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Making your adventure a reality
The small but dedicated team at Alpine Air Adventures is eager to make sure you get the adventure you are seeking.
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Sierra Y
Incredible Day on Yamnuska
My boyfriend had told me his dream was to climb the face of Mount Yamnuska. Technically it was well above our abili
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Laura L
Perfect day out
We are very happy and exhausted this evening after a fantastic day out on the rocks with Christian today. We are a
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Fun day climbing
Christian took me and my three kids (ages 11, 12, 14) climbing for the day. We all had an amazing time! He provide
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Inspiring Climb to Mt. Fay Summit
When I think back at the trip I recently completed to the summit of Mt. Fay with Alpine Air Adventures, the word th
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Peter O
Another great couple trips with Jeff
Another great couple trips with Jeff (both multi-day mountaineering and a rock climbing outing). As always he's a
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Robert P
Awesome family adventure in Banff!
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Key Details
  • Banff National Park
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Dutch, French
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