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Tempo Dome Backcountry Tour and Beginner Lesson

Tempo Dome Backcountry Tour and Beginner Lesson

Escape the crowds, find the powder and take your skiing to the next level in this introduction to backcountry skiing. Join one of our experienced backcountry guides in exploring the terrain outside the Badger Pass Ski Area while working on your off-piste technique. Cover up to four miles in this five hour lesson. The use of the Eagle Lift is included in the price of the class. Gear rentals are available for a small fee. Feel free to bring your alpine touring skis!

Friday 1/18, Mon 1/21, Fri 2/15, Mon 2/18
Every Friday in March: 3/1, 8, 15, 22, 29.

Meet at 8:30 am at the Badger Pass Nordic Center (4 miles, 5 hours)

$50 per person, $60 with BC Ski Rentals (Minimum age is 12 years), includes Eagle Lift ride

Available at the Yosemite Lodge Tour Desk (209) 372-1240, the Ahwahnee Concierge Desk, and the Nordic Center at Badger Pass  (209) 372-8444.