MLK Weekend Backcountry Ski/Splitboard Yurt Trip

Date: 1/16/2017

Departure Time: Friday, Jan 13 at 6:00 AM

Return Time: Monday, Jan 16 at 8:00 PM

Location: Bloomington Canyon , Idaho


WSU Price: $95.00

Non WSU Price: $140.00


Skill Level: Must be able to ski or ride at an advanced/intermediate level

Fitness Level: Strenuous physical activity

Age: 18 and over


Transport: Provided

Equipment Provided: Sleeping bags, Touring, and Safety equipment is provided - YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR EQUIPMENT AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION TO ENSURE CORRECT SIZING AND AVAILABILITY.  WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF THE CORRECT EQUIPMENT IS NOT AVAILABLE.


Details: This is the trip of the season, phenomenal snow, endless vert, and 3 nights at the yurt. Bloomington Canyon boasts incredible ski and Splitboard terrain, and the backcountry Yurt is the perfect way to access and experience it. The yurt sleeps up to 12 participants and is fully equipped with a large wood stove to keep you warm, cooking equipment, and bunk beds. This trip is for participants with strong skiing/riding skills and fitness who want a solid introduction into backcountry skiing/riding.  The yurt sits at an elevation of 7619 ft and is 7 miles from the Bloomington Canyon trail head. From the trail head it is a 1600 ft vertical gain to the yurt. The trail is groomed year round but is dependent upon snow fall. This trip requires participants to be in good physical condition. Please call for additional information.

*Mandatory pre-trip meeting will be held January 10, at 6 p.m. at the Outdoor Program (Annex 9).

Pre-Registration

Please register at or before pre-trip meeting

  • Call us at 801-626-6373 to register OR
  • Email us OR
  • Stop by: 4022 Stadium Way, Ogden, UT, 84408 OR
  • Register Online

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