Expert Splitboard Clinic: April 20th (Silverton Splitfest 2019)


Cost and Logistics:

Course runs 1 day

  • Date: Saturday, April 20 2019
  • Time: 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Cost: $170 per person 
  • Venue:  Silverton, CO Backcountry
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This is a 1 day class that dives into expert level touring aspects of splitboarding.
April 20th

After 7 years of navigating Splitfest, we have seen patterns of intermediate/advanced splitboarders wanting to have more structured splitboard instruction in addition to having exposure to a bigger tour than they would have planned on their own. This EXPERT Splitboard stand alone day course will have you feeling more confident in your backcountry skills and excited to practice splitboarding hacks from a pro.

Ackerman is a die hard splitboarder and has been thriving, guiding, educating and riding in the San Juans for 10 years. Learn more by visiting his website at

Who should take this course:

  • Splitboarders with a couple of seasons under their belt
  • Splitboarders who want to elevate their riding to the next level
  • Splitboarders looking to refine their skills
  • Intermediate/advanced riders from outside the area looking to have a big day out with a professional who knows the area well

Topics covered will include:

  • How to be the most efficient rider in both modes
  • Using terrain to your advantage
  • Advanced trip planning
  • Splitboarding hacks
  • Basic avalanche awareness
  • Killer Tour around Silverton!