Hoodoo ski touring and snowshoe festival

Whether you are an experienced skier, intermediate or simply curious about what ski touring is, this festival is for you!!

And if skiing or splitboarding is not your thing, put on a pair of snowshoes and follow our guides for a nice stroll in the woods.

Snowshoe rentals are available from Hoodoo Adventures and can be booked by calling at 250 492-3888

Festival program

Saturday Feb 6th:

8:30am Official opening of the Festival/ Race Registration (in front of Gunbarrel Saloon & Restaurant)

Skimo race

9:30am Skimo race. How many laps of our course will you be able to complete?
$25 for the 1h course/$40 for the 4h course.

Register and find more information for the Skimo Race here.

Avalanche safety awareness clinic

10am Avalanche safety 101 (2 hours)
$35 (meeting point TBC at Apex Mountain Resort)

Find more information and register for the Avalanche Safety 101 clinic here.

1:30pm Race Awards (meeting point in front of Gunbarrel Saloon & Restaurant)

Ski touring initiation for beginners

2pm Ski Touring initiation for beginners. Come and join us for a short ski tour on the resort.
Learn more about tips and technique (2hrs) $25

More information and registration for the Ski Touring Initiation for Beginners here.

Ski tour under the stars - beginner-intermediate

4:45pm Ski tour under the stars (2.25hrs) & Dinner (@7pm) from the Gunbarrel Saloon, Beginner/Intermediate $65 (tour/dinner+1 glass of wine)

Registration and more information for the Ski Tour Under the Stars & Dinner (beginner/intermediate) here.

Ski tour under the stars - intermediate-advanced

5:15pm Ski tour under the stars (1.75hrs) & Dinner (@7pm) from the Gunbarrel Saloon, intermediate/advanced $65 (tour/dinner+1 glass of wine)

Register and more information for the Ski Tour Under the Stars & Dinner (intermediate/advanced) here.

snowshoe under the stars

5:30pm Snowshoe tour under the stars (1.5hrs) & Dinner (@7pm) from the Gunbarrel Saloon
$55 (tour/dinner+1 glass of wine)

Register and more information for the Snowshoe Tour Under the Stars & Dinner here.

7pm-10pm Dinner @ Gunbarrel Saloon & Restaurant. Dinner include Roast dinner (veg option) + 1 glass of wine/beer.

Sunday Feb 7th:

ski touring & beacon search - intermediate

9am Ski touring + beacon search (3h) Intermediate level 40$

Register for the Ski Touring & Beacon search for intermediate level here.

Avalanche safety awareness clinic

10am Avalanche safety 101 (2h) $35 (meeting point TBC at Apex Mountain Resort)

Register and more information for the Avalanche safety 101 clinic here.

snowshoe guided tour

11am Snowshoe guided tour (2hr) $25

Register and more information for the Snowshoe tour here.

Ski touring & Splitboarding initiation for beginners

2pm Ski Touring and Splitboarding initiation for beginners. Come and join us for a short ski tour on the resort. Learn about tips and technique (2hrs) $25

Register and more information for the Ski Touring Initiation for beginners here.