Learn from Robin McElroy important safety steps for getting into Back Country Skiing and some helpful hints on what she puts in her pack for a day touring.
As Robin mentioned in the video, safety is the number one priority when heading into the backcountry.
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: