Big Sky & Bozeman’s most experienced ski guides. Offering backcountry powder skiing, avalanche education, guided peak skiing, and overnight trips near Bozeman, Big Sky, Silver Gate, and Yellowstone National Park. Backcountry ski options include trips for the complete beginner to advanced skiers with in 30 minutes of Bozeman & Big Sky. We are the only ski guide service permitted to operate in areas near Bozeman in the coveted Hyalite Canyon. With reliable snow fall from December through May this area is renowned for its spectacular backcountry ski options for all levels of experience. All MAG guides are American Avalanche Association PRO members, Level 2 Avalanche training, medical training, and many have AMGA certifications in addition to years of first hand experience in our local terrain.
- Hyalite Canyon is a 30-45 minute drive from downtown Bozeman, making it one of the most easily accessible backcountry ski locations to Bozeman. Hyalite Canyon skiing is a renowned backcountry ski destination among locals and MAG is one of the only ski guide services permitted to operate in this spectacular drainage. The options range from peak ski objectives to powder stashes in the trees and meadows. Contact us for details.
- BIG SKY BACKCOUNTRY SKIING: Just 25-45 minutes south of Big Sky we offer powder skiing tours in Yellowstone National Park. Locations include shorter approaches to great skiing up to longer all day tours deep in Yellowstone NP. We customize each trip to fit your groups distinct abilities and ambitions. All trips are private outings. Any tour in the park is a memorable experience whether seeking powder turns, wildlife, or grand vistas. The terrain varies from alpine meadows, tree skiing, and peaks depending on interests and abilities.
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Duration: 4-8 hours. All trips are custom to fit your group. You decide when to meet your guide and when you want to turn around. We plan the ski tour around your preferences.
Backcountry Skis: AT Skis, Telemark Skis, or Split boards with skins, poles, and touring boots. ($65-$95/day)
MAG ski guides are the most experienced and skilled ski guides in this region with ski experience from MT, Alaska, to S. America. All lead MAG ski guides are American Avalanche Association PRO members, have Level 2 Avalanche Training, and medical training. Many guides also have AMGA certifications in this discipline. In addition all guides have years of first hand experience in our local ski guiding terrain. You can’t find a better set of ski guides.