An Icon and Mecca for earn-your-turns snow riders; Mt. Shasta has been called “one of the top 5 ski mountaineering peaks in the world“. The backcountry skiing and riding are legendary in the Cascades and Mt. Shasta is the crown jewel. With a deep maritime snowpack and reliable California weather which creates a near perfect ski surface; this is truly an epic adventure. The vertical relief is over 7,000 with just our own determination to get us uphill. This is backcountry skiing, split-boarding, and ski mountaineering. With skins on skis, each turn is earned. Call for more info or to join us for some fun. We offer 1 to 4 day tours, seminars, and summit climbs and descents.
Mt Shasta summit climb and ski descent
Ski a 14er! A classic ski descent on a classic peak. To ski/ride from high on Mt. Shasta is one of North America’s greatest adventures; says National Geographic. The three day format provides time for conditions assessment, route optimization, and training en route to the summit descent. Experience the challenge and excitement of this ultimate trip on Mt. Shasta with Shasta Mountain Guides.