San Juan Couloir Classic

Four days to feel like a superhuman skiing classic couloirs.

Enjoy the thrill of big mountain skiing as you rip an epic run between towering rock walls in the San Juan Mountains.

Put all your technical skiing skills to use in the couloir, and soak in all the glory as you ski freely down the apron!

There is a coulie hunt for most proficient backcountry skiers. This private booking will enable us to take you or your group to ski the perfect couloir.


Snake Couloir

Mount Sneffels

Illusion Couloir

Sheep Mountain

Grandad Couloir

Peak 12,411


March – May


Adventurers Trip Cost Cost per
1 $2,196
2 $3,192 $1,596
3 $3,240 $1,080
4 $3,760 $940
5 $4,700 $940

*Pricing is based on a single guide.


Group Size
Group size and number of guides is dependent on the objective.

Meeting Location
We will meet you at your lodging in Ouray or Ridgway, CO.

See our Equipment List for more.

Included in your trip cost

  • Four days of guiding in the Ouray, CO area by guides working within the AMGA Scope of Practice.
  • Avalanche equipment (transceiver, shovel, probe)
  • Technical equipment (harness, ropes, crampons, mountaineering axe)

Not included in your trip cost

  • Backcountry ski equipment (available to rent locally)
  • Meals/Personal snacks
  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Accommodations
  • Transportation
  • Customary guide gratuity
  • Trip/Travel Insurance (highly recommended)
  • Incurred costs by leaving a program early for any reason
  • Incurred costs as a result of force majeure