Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival | March 10-11, 2018
Presented by The North Face | Hosted by Ragged Mountain Equipment and Synnott Mountain Guides
The second annual Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival is a gathering in the White Mountains of New Hampshire for backcountry skiers & riders of all abilities. While geared towards backcountry skiers and snowboarders, climbers should check out these parts of the festival:
vendor camp and PM social hours at Ragged Mountain Equipment each day with demos, beer provided by Moat Mountain Smoke House and Brewing Co.
AIARE 1 avalanche course that runs in conjunction with the festival from March 9-11
Apres Ski Party at the Bear Peak, Attitash base lodge on Saturday night (March 10) with full pub menu, bar, presentations, raffle & auction, and live band (Rek'lis)
best of all for climbers at the Apres Ski Party…featured presentation by Kit DesLauriers of The North Face Athlete Team, Kit will be speaking about climbing & skiing the Seven Summits along with ski descents in the Arctic