Welcome to Kootenay Backcountry Guides!
We are the Kootenay's backcountry and safety experts. We enable you to access the backcountry confidently. Our guided ski touring and splitboarding trips and avalanche skills training courses are the best way to maximize your fun and safety in the backcountry. Our certified guides and avalanche professionals will use their expertise to make your dreams a reality. Whether you are a seasoned expert or just transitioning from the ski resort to the backcountry, we help you get beyond the boundaries and build confidence.
We would like to acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of Sinixt, Sinix’t, Syilx, and Ktunaxa peoples. We make this acknowledgment to show our respect for the təmxʷulaʔxʷ (homeland), and Sinixt Nation. We feel privileged and grateful to be here, and we invite those reading this to explore their own relationship to this place.