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Trip Information
Name: Blackcomb Backcountry - Spearhead Glacier
Starts: Tue Mar 16, 2021
Meetup: Blackcomb Gondola
Return: Tue Mar 16, 2021

Registration opens: Fri Mar 12, 2021
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: B2  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Marie Amante
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What type of Backcountry Ski training do you have? AST1/2/other courses.

Tell me about your backcountry experience - Ski or split, how many years, estimated how many days, examples of some trips you have been on and your last trip.

Will you be purchasing a backcountry pass the day of or do you have a season or EPIC pass?

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Participant Information

This trip is not for newbies but not a charging pace. Just an easy going day to Spearhead Glacier and possibly to Decker depending on conditions. Expect to be back at the cars around 4-5pm. This trip is graded as a B2 but some B3 skiing as exit will be either Corona Bowl or Body Bag. 

Meeting will be for 8am at Blackcomb Gondola. More details will be posted in planning forum. 

Whistler Backcountry access $59 pass, EPIC pass or season pass is required to access the gondola and T-bar system. 

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