Ski Knowledge Base
To help prepare for your next trip, please check out our range of advice articles. If you can’t find what you’re looking for or need any further info, please get in touch!
- Avalanche Transceiver Interference Advice – must read advice for all off piste skiers.
- Choosing a Backcountry Ski Setup – how to choose the right boot/ski/binding combination.
- Ski Touring Equipment Advice – reviews and advice on the best kit on the market.
- Ski Touring Clothing Advice – advice on choosing a layered clothing system for ski touring.
- Hot Waxing Skins – an essential job before each ski tour.
- Haute Route Advice – experience requirements and what to expect on the world’s most famous ski tour.
- Using Alpine Huts – advice about using alpine huts on ski tours.
- Multiday Ski Touring FAQs – common questions about multi day ski touring and Haute Route logistics.
- Altimeter Navigation – specialist techniques for navigation using an altimeter watch.
- Ski Touring Training Advice – how to get fit for your upcoming backcountry ski trip.
- Ski Ability and Fitness Levels – our self-assessment levels explained.