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New Zealand Backcountry Skiing

Here at Adventure Consultants many of our guides are very keen back country skiers and all of them immensely enjoy sharing these experiences with others. We offer a variety of options in New Zealand majestic Southern Alps. These adventures are for intermediate to advanced skiers with a desire for adventure beyond the ski area.

Guided Backcountry Skiing, NZ
06 July 2014
GUIDED BACKCOUNTRY SKIING & SNOWBOARDING

  • Ski the best lines in NZ's high alpine terrain with an experienced guide
  • Come by yourself or get a group together for as many days as you want
  • Fly by helicopter into the mountains and base from an alpine hut

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 © Steve Moffat
Backcountry Ski Course, NZ
© Steve Moffat
06 July 2014
BACKCOUNTRY SKIING COURSE

  • Big mountain course where you will learn to be self-sufficient for touring
  • Learn how to stay safe when on big mountain slopes and glaciated terrain
  • A course that's big on learning and big on experience while skiing big terrain!

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Ski Queenstown Backcountry
06 July 2014
SKI QUEENSTOWN BACKCOUNTRY

  • Enjoy the endless terrain right off the back of the Remarkables Ski Resort
  • Get a taste of winter ski touring while based at our comfortable Expedition Base Camp
  • Spend the first day learning the skills you need to get started in ski mountaineering and the next two touring the surrounding peaks and bowls

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Elbrus 2014, Trip 2 - Stepping Up

 © Mike Roberts
Elbrus Trip 2 - Michael aside and old Russian vehicle
© Mike Roberts
01 August 2014
31 July 2014
 

31 July - We had a great day acclimatising reaching a maximum altitude of 3750m...

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Elbrus 2014, Private - Summit Success!

 Elbrus 2014 Private - at summit  © Stefan Sporli
Elbrus 2014 Private at Summit
© Stefan Sporli

Elbrus 2014 Private - at summit

31 July 2014
30 July 2014
 

30 July - Congrats to climbers Neil and James, AC guide Stefan, and local guide Oleg, on their successful summit this morning!

     

Alpamayo Team - Summits all around

 The summit slopes of Alpamayo  © Dean Staples
Alpamayo 08 view from tent
© Dean Staples

The summit slopes of Alpamayo

06 March 2009
 

26 July -  Everyone summitted on July 20 and were all back at High Camp in good time...

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Europe summer in full swing

 © Paolo Pieroni
CIMC July 2014
© Paolo Pieroni
24 July 2014
 

30 July - Congrats to those who've summited Mont Blanc and to the others who've upskilled their mountaineering on one of our courses!

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New Zealand winter ice climbing and ski touring

 © William Shepherd
ICC Wye Creek
© William Shepherd
09 July 2014
 

30 July - Winter has arrived in full force and our Ice Climbing Courses have had good conditions. Backcountry Skiing will be underway soon - some spaces available.

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