This Week

Jul 28 - Aug 03: Barracuda Championship

Jul 01 - Aug 01: Artown

Jul 11 - Aug 24: Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival



Backcountry Skiing and Boarding

Backcountry Guides and Schools

Alpine Skills International

Phone: 530-426-9108
Offers backcountry climbing and winter skills at Donner Summit.

Husky Express/Sierra Ski Touring

Phone: 775-782-3047
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Backcountry ski lessons, snowshoeing, avalanche awareness courses, dogsled rides, and wilderness survival - at the Meiss Meadow Ski Hut/Carson Pass.


Phone: 209-753-6556
M.A.S. offers backcountry skiing, snowshoeing, snowboarding, rock climbing, mountaineering, avalanche education, wilderness medicine and teambuilding programs. Whether you are taking a course or just passing through Bear Valley, everyone is welcome.