In advance of the season, we all need to get kitted up. I’m often asked what I’m skiing on, and while my choices may not suit everyone, here are my […]
I came all the way from British Columbia, Canada. Having done ski touring and a tad taste of mountaineering in my country my sister invited me to come join this […]
One major factor which will add to your enjoyment of ski touring is a light pack. If you can keep the kit to a minimum and ensure that everything you […]
The difference between ski touring and ski mountaineering in my book is that with the latter, we’ll be carrying a rope, for use on either glacial or steep terrain (or […]
Deep joy – the lightest set of kit you can carry for ski touring, no glacier travel stuff and no overnight kit. Deep deep joy… Skis any Freeride ski […]
The biggest fun:work ratio you can get. Mostly mechanised uplift but maybe with some short skinning. Snowboard Touring bindings with brakes. Safety straps should be avoided if possible. BCA Alpine […]
Travel through the mountains on skis – a magical experience.
Ski touring and sailing are an ideal combination in northern Norway. The views across the fjords bathing in clear Arctic light are stunning, and skiing right down to sea level […]