Splitboard 101: Presented by Weston Backcountry
Free for REI Members
Free for non-members
- Group size 20 people
- Instructor REI Specialist
Entering into the backcountry for the first time can be a daunting task. The experts at Weston Backcountry are here to help. From choosing your first splitboard, to planning your first backcountry trip, to choosing what avalanche education you need, the Weston Snowboards crew has the knowledge and gear you need to get out and have fun in the backcountry. This course is ideal for someone who may have just purchased a splitboard setup or is looking to get into the scene and feeling things out. The course itinerary will cover choosing a splitboard setup, gear recommendations and packing list, a NWAC website demo, an in depth trip-planning workshop and Hillmap website demo, splitboard tips and tricks from the Weston Team and some awesome local rider edits as well!