Would you like to customize your own Ski touring or Heli-Assisted Ski touring program with your friends or family? Everything is possible. Please send us request on firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss a fully customized skiing adventure.
We do recommend that you bring the following gear with you:
• A pair of ski boots that fit well (not brand new).
• Water proof or water resistant outwear (something that you can put layers underneath).
• 2 pairs of ski gloves or mittens.
• 2 hats (one for colder days and one for warmer days).
• Synthetic long underwear (tops and bottoms).
• A backpack 30-50 liters.
• Water bottles.
• Ski socks (2-3 pairs).
• A windstopper vest or a jacket (ideal for lunchtime).
• A light fleece jacket (ideal for layering).
• Sunscreen and Lip Protection.
• Sun glasses.
• Ski goggles.
• Skis/split board with touring bindings, skins and ski poles.
• An avalanche transceiver, a probe and a shovel.
• A camera/video/GoPro
• A compact down jacket
• Casual clothes to wear on the Sailboat
Please contact us in advance if you wish to rent skis, skins or ski poles. We do have high quality K2 gear for our guests to rent at a low price.
Stefan is a very experienced and professional mountain ski guide with over 25 years in the ski industry. He has been working as an instructor and an examiner for the Canadian Ski Guide Association since 2007 and is a professional member of the Canadian Avalanche Association. He has been a lead guide for Snowwater Heli-Skiing, Valhalla Powder Cats, Nelson, BC and a Senior Ski Guide with Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing, Blue River, BC.
Daniel is a 32 year old UIAGM Licensed Guide from Verbier in Switzerland. He has been guiding for numbers of years in Verbier and other places in Europe. Of course his favourite discipline is off-piste skiing, but he also likes guiding ice climbing and canoeing. Daniel is passionate about guiding in extreme conditions and has for the last years worked independently as a mountain guide, all year round.
Tyler has achieved his full guide certification in the disciplines of Ski, Rock and Alpine. This currently makes him the youngest American internationally recognized as UIAGM/IFMGA licensed guide through the American Mountain Guides Association. Tyler has been on thirteen expeditions to the Alaska Range, including solo trips, several notable ski descents and an ascent of the Cassin Ridge. He has also skied first descents on Mt. Shakara in the Republic of Georgia, climbed the Nose of El Capitan (Yosemite) in a day, and spent several ice seasons in the Canadian Rockies.
Jóhann is one of two founders and owners of Scandic Mountain Guides. In recent years he has worked as the Lead Guide of the operation. His passion is freeriding and seeking new alpine adventures. Even though he has skied all over the world the Troll Peninsula is his favorite, where he has gained unique expertise of the surrounding area. Jóhann is a former ski racer with the Icelandic national team. He went to the Olympic games in Nagano in 1998 and participated in a couple of World Cup’s with the Icelandic Team.
Björgvin is one of two founders and owners of Scandic Mountain Guides. Over the past years Björgvin has worked as a guide and Operational manager. He has explored Troll Peninsula most of his life and has spectacular knowledge of the area as a local guide. Björgvin is a former skiracer with the Icelandic national team. He participated in three Olympic games, six World Championships, winner of the Junior WC in Chamonix 1998, three times Oceania Champion, raced in many World Cup’s and over 30 times winner of the Icelandic Championship.