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Join us in the land of powder dreams, where the annual average snowfall exceeds 33 feet/10 metres and the powder is among the lightest and driest in the world. With local Canada snowboarding guides to show you the best runs, and our expert instructors to help you perfect your snowboard technique, you`ll visit the legendary resorts of Red Mountain, Whitewater, Fernie, and Kicking Horse. To top things off, you'll enjoy soaking in several natural hotsprings and relaxing in stylish, quality accommodations.
Our Canada snowboarding coaching program is especially designed for advanced-beginner and intermediate riders who wish to improve their all-round riding and powder skills. Our expert instructors will work with you to develop such skills as carving, powder riding, tree riding, riding steeps, and picking lines. You will be encouraged to ride with increasing speed and confidence, to push your performance, and to optimize your style and technique.
ITINERARY - CANADA SNOWBOARD TOUR
DAY 1: Arrive in Calgary & Transfer to Fernie.
Pick-up from Calgary airport. Drive to famous mountain town of Fernie. Relax at mountain hotel.
DAY 2: Canada Snowboarding Begins!
Warm-up at Fernie with snowboard instruction & guiding at world-renowned Fernie resort.
DAY 3: Riding & Instruction at Fernie.
More snowboard instruction & guiding at Fernie resort. Shopping & dinner in town.
DAY 4: Riding & Instruction at Fernie. Drive to Nelson.
More snowboarding, instruction & guiding at Fernie in the morning. Late afternoon drive to Nelson. Town-center accommodation.
DAY 5: Riding & Instruction at Whitewater.
Short drive from Nelson to Whitewater resort. Snowboard instruction & guiding. Evening relax in hot springs.
DAY 6: Riding & Instruction at Red Mountain.
Short drive from Nelson to Red Mountain resort. Snowboard instruction & guiding.
DAY 7: Riding at Nelson Resorts.
Riding & instruction at Red Mountain or Whitewater resort.
DAY 8: Riding at Nelson Resorts. Drive to Cranbrook.
Riding & instruction at Red Mountain or Whitewater resort. Drive to Cranbrook. Farewell dinner for those departing the 9-day Canada snowboarding tour.
DAY 9: Transfer to Cranbrook Airport for Flight Home.
For 9-day Canada snowboarding guests, drop-off at Cranbrook airport for flight back to Calgary. For 13-day guests, drive to Golden, stopping at hot springs. Stay in stylish hotel.
DAY 10 (Extension): Riding & Instruction at Kicking Horse.
Explore Kicking Horse's world-renowned bowls and steeps with our instructors & guides.
DAY 11 (Extension): Riding & instruction at Kicking Horse.
Incredible backcountry, awesome tree riding, and memorable steeps.
DAY 12 (Extension): Riding & instruction at Kicking Horse.
Final day of snowboarding in Canada's powder triangle. Farewell dinner.
DAY 13 (Extension): Departure from Calgary.
Canada snowboarding tour ends. Drive to Calgary airport for flight home.
Please note: This itinerary is designed to give you an idea of what to expect during our Canada snowboarding trip but it is not set in stone. What we actually do on a given day is flexible and is tailored to weather conditions and the interests and abilities of the group.
Our Canada snowboarding tour is the ideal trip for those who want to experience the very best of British Columbia's most famous powder resorts while improving their performance with our expert instructors & guides. To enjoy this trip you should be comfortable riding blue slopes and have an interest in riding powder. Optional backcountry excursions are available for strong intermediates and advanced riders.
High quality coaching for advanced-beginners and intermediates, and snow guiding for advanced riders
Visit North America`s #1 powder snowboard resort
Enjoy stylish accommodations
Soak in natural hot springs
Up to 4 different resorts offering extensive groomed trails, powder, trees & backcountry
Instructor to Guest Ratio
Max Group Size
Mountain hotel, historic hotel, beautiful resort
Important safety, flight, insurance and equipment information
Nancy (USA): Simon (my instructor) was very professional and an extremely nice guy. He was patient and very effective in his teaching.