Guided Backcountry Ski Touring, NZ

The cost of the Guided Backcountry Ski Touring, ex Wanaka, is inclusive and covers the following:


  • Guide and permit fees
  • All trip related meals and energy foods
  • Hut fees
  • Group technical equipment
  • Avalanche rescue equipment
  • Handbook - 'A Climber's Guide to NZ Mountaineering Techniques' by Guy Cotter and Mark Sedon
  • Helicopter/Plane access flight and landing fees (see below)
  • 15% NZ Goods and Services Tax 

Aircraft Access

We utilise helicopters or ski planes depending on availability and the region we operate in to access the backcountry alpine huts. The helicopter or ski-plane flight into the alpine region is included in the course fee.


Zack Wasson describes his backcountry skiing trip with us..."What a trip it was, our first introduction to the Southern Alps. Needless to say, our tickets are booked again for this August. Let it Snow!"