How to Prepare for an Off-Piste Ski Trip

When someone refers to off-piste skiing, they are referring to backcountry skiing. Backcountry skiing is skiing either or near a ski resort on places that are not marked or patrolled. Piste skiing, or alpine skiing, typically takes place on places that are maintained by a ski patrol. When preparing to go on an off-piste skiing trip, there are some things to remember. Find a Buddy When getting ready to ski off-piste, it is important to let someone know where you are going. Many people recommend having a qualified guide because…

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