Angelika Kaufmann is a certified Austrian Ski Guide and member of the Blizzard Tecnica Women To Women's Project. We are proud to share her tips on touring in the backcountry.
In this video she explains some basic but critical skinning techniques that will simplify your progression in the skin track.
This video by no means is intended to make you feel qualified to head into the backcountry. Please make sure you have the proper education, proper equipment and we recommend that you hire a guide if you do not have the proper training.
Every country and state or province have avalanche safety resources. Please refer to those before heading out into the backcountry.
In the USA please consider the following resources for more information:
In Europe visit: