Backcountry Day Tours 2021/22

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1) Private Guided Tours

A private tour is the best way to experience the backcountry on your terms. Our professional guides will provide an experience built for your objectives, skill set and fitness level. Whether you are a beginner looking for an Intro to Backcountry Touring experience or a seasoned touring enthusiast looking to ride some of your guide’s favorite hidden gem’s, you’ll get the most out of the day with a private tour.

Pricing:

  • TBD

What you get:

  • Ratio: Maximum participant to guide ratio of 4:1 
    • Optional Additional Guide fee for groups of 4 or less: $185
  • Itinerary: 5 – 7 hours in length. While we can not guarantee perfect conditions, our guides are really good at finding the best snow possible
  • Food and hydration: Lunch is provided from one of our local vendors along with snacks. Participant is responsible for personal hydration.
  • Gear: Avalanche gear included (beacon, shovel, probe, ski pack)
  • Rental Discount: Private tours receive 15% off rentals. Our demo fleet of alpine touring equipment features top of the line offerings from Dynafit, Black Crows, Tecnica and Blizzard. Full package rental with discount is $60/day.

Book a PRIVATE Backcountry Tour HERE

2) Half Day Tour

 Tours meet at Meadow Mountain.

Pricing:

  • TBD

What you get:

  • Ratio: Maximum participant to guide ratio of 4:1. 
  • Itinerary: 3-4 hours. 
  • Food and hydration: Snack included. Participant is responsible for personal hydration.
  • Gear: Avalanche gear included (beacon, shovel, probe, ski pack), if needed.
  • Rentals Our demo fleet of alpine touring equipment features top of the line offerings from Dynafit, Black Crows, Tecnica and Blizzard. Full package rentals available for $75/day.

Book a Half Day Tour…970-926-5299 or trips@paragonguides.com

3) Introduction to Splitboarding Classes

This one and a half day class introduces the participant to the gear and skills needed to begin their transition from the resort to the backcountry. Topics include splitboarding gear, trip planning, transitions, avalanche equipment, and terrain management. Day 1 introduces gear and backcountry touring concepts. Day 2 is spent touring and practicing skills. Prerequisite: intermediate to advanced resort snowboarding skill level.

  • Class Dates: TBD
  • Pricing: $300 
  • Food and Hydration: Participant is responsible for personal food and hydration
  • Gear: Avalanche gear included (beacon, shovel, probe, ski pack), if needed. If you are renting a splitboard, reserve your equipment well in advance. You will need all equipment for both days.
  • Rentals: Splitboard rentals are available locally at Alpine Quest Sports and Cripple Creek Backcountry.

Sign up for Introduction to Splitboarding Class…970-926-5299 or trips@paragonguides.com

4) Backcountry Club

Pricing: $900 (6 Tour Punch Card) or $650 (4 Tour Punch Card)

  • Ratio: Maximum participant to guide ratio of 5:1. Maximum group size is 10 participants. Minimum group size is 3 participants.
  • Itinerary: 5-7 hour tours. 
  • Food and hydration: participant is responsible for personal hydration and food.
  • Gear: Avalanche gear included (beacon, shovel, probe, ski pack), if needed.
  • Rentals Our demo fleet of alpine touring and telemark gear features top of the line offerings from Dynafit, Black Crows, Tecnica and Blizzard. Full package rentals available for $85/day.

Calendar: TBD

Register for Group Tours Here

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