Guided Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

From mellow ski tours to powder hunting or summiting a volcano, we go everywhere. Intermediate to advanced and expert riders can have one of those “best run ever” here in the Andes mountains. We always prefer to be away from the crowds, skinning uphill, getting first tracks, soaking at the natural hotsprings and ending the day with a magical sunset. COME JOIN US

IMG_1525 copiaReady to ski untracked snow away from the crowds? Nevados de Chillán backcountry skiing is as good as it gets, providing incredible opportunities for powder ski tours. Just 10 minutes away from the town of Las Trancas the ski area provides easily accessible backcountry skiing with terrain for all abilities.

First time in the backcountry? No problem! You don’t even need to be an expert skier. If you can ski confidently off piste terrain, you’re ready for backcountry skiing! Our experienced local Guides can show you the fundamentals of backcountry skiing – equipment, safety, and uphill and downhill techniques.

If you are looking for the steeps or just mellow powder turns, our Guides can take you where the best terrain and snow is. Get the most of your time in the mountains.

Why you should hire a Guide:

Local knowledge and experience: Our guides has vast knowledge of the local terrain and weather conditions. They can choose the best ski terrain to match your goals.
Tricks and tips: Whether you’re looking for some instructions or a few tips, our Guides can show you how to maximize your enjoyment of the backcountry.
Fun having: Let us focus on the details, so you can concentrate on what you came to do. Having fun on the mountains!

Difficulty: Basic backcountry experience preferable; intermediate to advanced downhill ski ability and good fitness required
Duration: 6-8 hours
Meeting Time: Generally 8:30 am or early depending on the specific activity
Meting Location: Your lodging place or trailhead parking place

What we provide

  • Bilingual local Guides with First Aid, Avalanche and Ski Instructor certifications
  • Ice axe and crampons
  • First Aid Kit for the Group
  • Radio and inReach Communication

What you need

  • Alpine touring skis, climbing skins, boots and poles (rent available at Aguaventura Pro Shop in the town of Las Trancas,, +56 9 5013 0580)
  • Avalanche equipment: avalanche transceiver, probe and shovel (rent available at USD$25/day )
  • Lunch and water
  • A suitable backpack and outdoor ski clothing

Ratio: 3:1

Guiding Service ($/per person)

1 person $250 USD

2 people $215 USD

3 people $190 USD

4 people or more $170 USD

We are OK receiving cash money or electronic deposits