Skiing Deals in Atlanta
Why You Should Go: Winter's here and with it comes an inner voice telling you to hit the slopes. But unlike previous years, this ski season you want to go where no man has gone before, or at the very least, go where you've never gone before. Reach uncharted terrain while learning a new sport with an Intro to Ski Touring/Split Boarding Course with Backcountry Adventure Guides. Why You’ll Love It: Simple skiing is not for you. You crave the thrill of making your own tracks through beautiful, untouched terrain far from the overcrowded resorts. With a split board, you can traverse and ascend slopes (aka skinning) handily, before connected the two halves to descend on a regular snowboard. What You’ll Learn: You’ll breathe in the cold mountain air while gaining a new appreciate of the outdoors while learning useful skills. First, they’ll teach you the basics of skinning technique on a split board, how to care and use your skins, kick turns, uphill and downhill terrain management up, simple and in depth transceiver search and checking, and how to find great skiing.