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Courses

Niseko, Japan Feb 23-Mar 3, 2018

Dates: Feb 23-Mar 3, 2018 Price: $6295 (single upgrade available) Tentative itinerary: Feb 23 depart US Feb 24 arrive Sapporo’s Chitose CTS airport, and shuttle to Niseko Feb 25-Mar 2, 6 days of skiing Mar 3 departure day This is NASTC’s 4th visit to this land of the rising sun and endless pow….a perfect training venue for you. Advanced intermediate, advanced, and expert skiers welcome! Niseko is truly THE powder skier’s paradise.  Niseko may as well be a synonym for snow, as it…

Summer/Fall Rock Climbing

We are still climbing! We offer guided lessons on Donner Pass (10 min above Truckee) until its snowing or just too cold! If you’d like to book your private or group lesson, text or call us now: 530-386-2102 or email jenny@skinastc.com 2017 Rates PER PERSON: Half-day Lesson: timing extremely flexible in late summer/fall (usually 9-1P) 1 person: $275 2 people: $210PP 3 people: $150PP 4 people: $120PP 5 or more: $115PP Full-day Lesson: (9:30am-4:00pm) 1 person: $450 2 people: $255PP 3 or…

Lake Tahoe Early Season Jumpstart

Early Season Jumpstart, Lake Tahoe December 3-4, 2017 Location: Sugar Bowl, CA Price: $595  (includes lift tickets) Getting as much mileage and coaching as you can early in the season will set you up for a great winter. Ski with more confidence and fluidity before the season peak. This course focuses on refining fundamentals and building up your technique to ski with more efficiency all over the mountain.  NASTC’s handpicked coaches will take your through a step by step progression…

Big Sky – Early Season Skiing

Big Sky, Montana Dec 11-13, 2017 (travel days: Dec 10 and home either Dec 13 after skiing or 14 with an addl night fee) Price: $2995 Double room at ski in/out Huntley Lodge, $3595 Single room (ala carte pricing available) In Big Sky, you will discover a skiing spirit as wild and big as the terrain. This is big mountain skiing at its best, you will be inspired and challenged during your week here with NASTC. Big Sky is an…

AIARE 1 (REC 1)

Dates: January 13-15 2018 and February 17-19 2018 Skier or Rider Level: 6-9 (strong intermediate to expert) Price: $450 New this year, AIARE (The American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education) has created both a recreational and a professional path for avalanche education providers. As a provider for almost 10 years, NASTC offers the “AIARE Rec 1” and “AIARE Rec 2” courses for the general public and the Pro 1 for professional instructors, patrollers, and guides.   If you are a pro,…

Kicking Horse, BC – All-Mountain & Heli-Skiing Adventure

  Dates: Feb 4-10, 2018 Feb 4 and Feb 10 – travel days The dream trip for every serious skier and powderhound! Kickinghorse is one of those destinations that is talked about in hushed whispers because those that have been there want to brag about it but don’t want to spread the word in case too many people hear about it. This resort is one of British Columbia’s true skiing gems, typically off the beaten path for most skiers the…

AIARE 2 (Rec 2)

February 23-25, 2018 Price: $595 Location: Truckee, CA The AIARE Rec 2 course is now a 3-day (formerly 4-day) program that provides avid backcountry skiers and riders the opportunity to advance their avalanche knowledge and decision making skills. This is an advanced avalanche safety course for the general public. This is not for snow safety professionals, that’s the new AIARE PRO 1 and 2 path. The focus in the Rec 2 is on analyzing snow stability and avalanche hazard. The…

Andermatt, Switzerland 2019 – Steeps and Powder Skiing Camp

  FEBRUARY 15-24, 2019 (includes travel days) Off-piste/All Mountain adventure skiing was born in Switzerland. Improve your technique in the steeps, powder and other off-piste conditions and terrain in the idyllic setting of the Swiss Alps. Explore a unique destination, and eye-opening experience, while receiving personalized coaching from some of the best instructors and coaches in the industry. You will have a memorable skiing experience and your skiing will improve tremendously. Step away from mainstream in beautiful Andermatt. Located in…

Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows

Dates: March 5-7, 2018  Skier levels: 6-9 Price: $1525 incl 2 nights lodging at Squaw Valley Lodge, instruction in a small group setting, 3 days lift tickets, tech talks, and group dinner Price: $1125 incl instruction in a small group setting (5 or fewer), 3 days lift tickets, tech talks, and group dinner (no lodging incl) This year is an exciting time to do the NASTC Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows course as Squaw Valley will be hosting a Women’s World Cup…

Iceland Viking Ski Expedition

Iceland Viking Ski Expedition  April 30-May 5, 2018   The Iceland ski expedition in the West Fjords aboard the beautiful Arktika sailboat is a life changing experience. More than just bagging new peaks and first time ski descents, it is a journey of appreciation of beautiful landscapes surrounded by the fjords, amazing wildlife and rare marine mammals. The experience goes beyond skiing pristine fields of snow, it is also about uncovering Icelandic history, culture and tasty local meals. You will ski…