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Push Boundaries with Thredbo Backcountry Adventures Supported by The North Face

Posted on 26 May, 2021

Backcountries back, alright! Bookings are now open for Backcountry Adventures and with introductory to advanced tours for a range of abilities, we are helping snow lovers get off the beaten track this winter.

Explore Australia’s highly unique alpine terrain beyond the ski resort boundaries to experience the raw natural beauty of the Kosciuszko Main Range from empty mountain faces, wildlife cameos and breathtaking solitary scenes. Backcountry Adventure tours range from snowshoeing journeys into the wilderness to full-day guided alpine touring experiences for 2-5 people.

Meet knowledgeable and passionate backcountry guides who have gained extensive experience in alpine touring on home soil and abroad and who hold qualifications including Avalanche Safety Training (AST) and First Aid.

No matter your level of knowledge, experience and ability, they are here to guide you while passing on their passion for the outdoors and environment. 

Snowshoeing in the Backcountry 

Discover your snowshoeing feet, it’s easy! We are sure you will find that if you can walk you can snowshoe. Take in sweeping alpine vistas, discover dramatic granite tors and wander through twisted snow gums while walking through the Australian Main Range.

Thredbo Backcountry Tours Supported by The North Face

Thredbo and surrounds have kilometers of untracked slopes and limitless space ready to be explored!

Are you a strong intermediate to advanced skier or snowboarder and looking to start the challenge of alpine touring or advance your skills in Australia’s undeniably unique backcountry? Well, Thredbo Backcountry Tours Supported by The North Face are for you.

Brand new? Try an introductory to Backcountry Tour and head out to areas such as Ramshead Range and Bogong Creek to be introduced to specialist equipment and backcountry safety while learning skills required to negotiate simple backcountry terrain.

Been backcountry before? Head into locations including Mount Kosciuszko, Bogong Creek, Ramshead Range and Deadhorse Gap for an unforgettable day of riding some of the best and most unique terrain Australia gas to offer with a Beyond the Boundaries Tour.

Or for those advanced alpine adventurists, Leatherbarrel Creek, Twin Valleys and Etherisge Ridge are calling. Summit and ride some of Australia’s higest peaks on an Advanced Adventurer Tour.

No Equipment? No Worries! We offer Backcountry Rental packages with Burton Splitboards, Volkl VTA 80 Skis, Montana Skins and Collapsible poles. Our friendly rental staff are here to find you the right fit and give you tips and tricks for the specific touring equipment.

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