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Whistler Backcountry Skiing and Splitboarding

Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures

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Enjoy awesome backcountry skiing or splitboarding near the Whistler Blackcomb ski area with the safety of a professional, local guide. Start the morning on the gondola to access the backcountry, then leave those lift lines behind. Fresh powder and gorgeous views are within your reach! This is a must-do activity on your Whistler vacation!

About This Deal



The day starts by riding the gondola up the mountain. From there we ski or ride and begin skinning out to the backcountry. Then we spend the day touring with short breaks for water and food.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum of 2 guests are required to run the tour.
  • Tours are subject to avalanche conditions. If canceled due to extreme conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Not for beginner/green-run skiers or snowboarders. Strong intermediate skills in all snow conditions are required.
  • Good fitness is required. Not recommended for participants with heart conditions or other serious medical conditions.
  • Dress appropriately for a full winter day in the backcountry in varying conditions.
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Professional ski guide
  • Small group tour

  • Whistler Blackcomb lift ticket
  • Ski touring or splitboarding gear (available to rent, must reserve well in advance)
  • Avalanche safety equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel)
  • Lunch, snacks and beverages
  • Transportation and parking
  • Gratuity/tip for the guide

Departure Point
Escape Route Alpine Demo Centre, 4433 Sundial Pl #7, Whistler, BC V8E 1G7, Canada

Departure Time
8:30 AM

8 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

Need To Know

  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates.
  • Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment.
  • Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale and Extraordinary Event Policy do not apply.
  • See Viator voucher terms under "Viator Vouchers" here.
  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.

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