Lassen California

GUIDED BACKCOUNTRY SNOWBOARD TRIPS

SPLITBOARD TOURING

 Lassen National Park

Southern Cascades – 3 days

Join us on a snow camping based backcountry splitboard tour in the Southern Cascades of California. Ride the volcano Lassen Peak and other great descents in the area. Leave the crowds behind & receive professional instruction on all aspects of backcountry splitboarding.

Experience the solitude and beauty of backcountry splitboarding with a professional backcountry splitboard guide. This three-day adventure begins with a skin into the beautiful Heather Lake area of Lassen National Park to establish a comfortable base camp.

This trip includes splitboard touring techniques, avalanche awareness and rescue basics along with navigation using a map and compass. Come ride the open bowls and steeps with a descent of Lassen Peak 10,462 ft the Cascades most Southern active volcano.

LOCATION: Lassen National Park, South entrance.

For more information view our Lassen National Park Page

PREREQUISITES: Strong intermediate snowboarding skills required. Must be comfortable in non-groomed (variable conditions). No previous backcountry splitboarding experience is required.

INCLUDES:

  • Breakfast & dinner while in the backcountry
  • Group camping equipment, such as tents and cooking equipment
  • Avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe
  • Professional guiding and instruction from certified guides

DATES: Jan 1 – May 14 (2017) *Custom dates available, pick any 3 days that work for you.

COST: $775 pp

Maximum guiding ratio of 4:1 and needs a minimum of 2 to run on these dates with these prices.

 

*This trip is operated through International Alpine Guides  

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