Take two ice axes, a rope, some rack and a ski touring setup, and you have the ingredients for a frivolous day out on the magical maunga.
The North Island Ski Touring Meet is a fun and sociable weekend, and a great opportunity to get out and do some ski touring. The meet will be based at Tukino Lodge on Mt Ruapehu and is a chance to find likeminded people of similar experience and enjoy some spring touring adventures. Please note this [...]
The NZAC North Island Intro to Ski Touring Course (ISTC) is a four-day course designed for strong intermediate (or better) skiers with excellent aerobic fitness wanting to get a good grounding in ski touring so they can go experience the North Island winter backcountry by themselves! This is not a ‘learn to ski’ course- you [...]
Join FMC President Peter Wilson and Petra Watson for a weekend introduction to the world of Ski Touring, and to Avalanche awareness and safety. Peter and friends have volunteered to run two identical weekend courses, 18/19 August, and 22/23 September. The learning will begin with pre-course online study and tuition, followed by a weekend at [...]