Ski tour Mt. Brooks/ Mt. Elma

Originally published at: Ski tour Mt. Brooks/ Mt. Elma – Alpine Club of Canada Vancouver Island Section

Trip Leader/Contact: Doug Scatcherd at

Description: Day tour to Mt. Brooks/Mt. Elma (destination subject to avalanche hazard and group experience). NOTE: This is separate from the Learn-to-backcountry-ski course being offered that day.

Skill Needed: Some backcountry ski or snowboard experience, Avalanche Safety Training recommended. Our destination and the size of the group will depend upon the overall experience and training level of group members.

Equipment: Backcountry ski or splitboard, climbing skis, all avalanche equipment (shovel, probe, transceiver)

Participants: 5-6, again depending upon experience and conditions.

Vaccinations required.