Find out all you need to know about a season with Basecamp in Banff: Video Guide
Every year a group of us Journey to Canada and our winter home of Banff where we set up camp and spend the season riding the trails and exploring the backcountry of Lake Louise. We are joined by individuals some are looking to learn, progress or become a ski or snowboard instructors, but all are looking to have the best winter season experience ever!
If you have never been to the Banff National Park you might wonder what the skiing is like and if you haven’t ever done a winter season or training before you may want to get a better feel for what happens out in the mountain. That is why we have put together this video guide to a season in Canada with Basecamp.
Basecamp – Banff/Lake Louise Overview
Resort manager Andrew gives you a short guide to what it’s like to do a course in Banff with us.
What are the course that we run?
CSIA Level One Ski Instructor Courses
CSIA Level Two Ski Instructor Courses
CASI Level Two Overview Snowboard Instructor Courses
CASI Level One Overview Snowboard Instructor Courses
We also run courses for skiers and snowboarders who want to focus on their style and technique but not work towards becoming an instructor.
Take a video tour around Banff
When in Banff we stay at the Banff Ptarmigan Inn in the center of town where we also eat and chill out most of the week!
Adventures in Banff
When we aren’t training on the slopes we like to find ways to enjoy ourselves on the mountain from heli-skiing to curling we experinece it all.
Life after Basecamp
We talked to a few of the former Basecampers, current ski and snowboard instructors working out in Lake Louise to get a sense of what life is like after doing a Basecamp course.