Backcountry ski group lessons at Parc Frédéric back in Montreal
The activity is an introduction to off-piste cross-country skiing during the day in Frédéric Back Park in Montreal. That is to say, during this initiation, the participants will be able to use off-piste ski equipment and make use of it on marked and untracked terrain. Concepts related to descent techniques (so-called genuflection technique) will also be discussed.
In the morning from 10h to 12h
Afternoon from 13:30 to 15:30
Cost of activity per person
$ 55 before taxes for a group of 4 to 6 people
$ 43 before taxes for a group of 7 to 9 people
$ 38 before taxes for a group of 10 to 12 people
For information, the clothing recommended for this activity should not be cotton, but synthetic or wool. The advantage of synthetic and wool over cotton is that even wet, these textiles stay warm.
Base layer (thin combination): up and down
Thin intermediate layer: polar
Waterproof and breathable jacket Breathable sports pants
Thin beanie and thick beanie
Scarf or scarf
Pair of thin gloves
Pair of thin stockings
Pair of mittens or gloves warmer (just in case)
Pair of sunglasses
Thermos of 500 ml or 1 l
1 lunch and snacks
To participate in this activity, a health sheet and a risk acceptance sheet must be completed and given to the guides at the start of the activity.