March 13-15, 2020 Schedule

Some 2019 details are still included for reference.

Friday - March 13, 2020

  • AIARE 1 (3 day course beginning Friday March 13, 2020)
  • Limited selection of Full Day Guided Courses
  • Evening event at Theater in the Wood in Intervale, NH w/ featured speaker TBD

Saturday - March 14, 2020

  • AIARE 1 (3 day course beginning Friday March 13, 2020)
  • Full Day Guided Courses
  • Demos, Vendors, and Après Ski at Ragged Mountain Equipment in Intervale, NH
  • Evening event at Theater in the Wood in Intervale, NH w/ featured speaker TBD

Sunday - March 15, 2020

  • AIARE 1 (3 day course beginning Friday March 13, 2020)
  • Full Day Guided Courses
  • Demos, Vendors, and Après Ski at Ragged Mountain Equipment in Intervale, NH

March 13-15, 2020

A gathering in the White Mountains of New Hampshire for backcountry skiers & riders of all abilities.

Friday - March 13, 2020

AM

7:00 AM

  • registration for festival & guided courses) opens at Ragged Mountain Equipment in Intervale, NH
  • At this time, demos will not be available on Friday. Participants will need their own equipment or rent from a rental provider in advance.

8:00 AM

  • guided courses depart for backcountry skiing/riding

PM

3 - 4:30 PM

  • guided courses return (approximate, timing varies by course)

Friday Night Evening Presentation @ Theater in the Wood

Join the Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival for an evening at Theater in the Wood on Friday March 13, 2020. Times are approximate and subject to change, although the doors open and ending time are locked in. Tickets available online or at the door.

6:30 PM

  • Evening event starts and doors open.
  • Check in and buy raffle tickets.
  • Check out the silent auction items.

7:00 PM

  • Festival & sponsor introductions.
  • Beneficiary introductions for Granite Backcountry Alliance and Friends of Tuckerman Ravine.
  • Conditions update and information from the Mount Washington Avalanche Center.

7:45 PM

  • Presentation by TBD!

10:00 PM

  • Evening event ends.
  • Safely drive home, drink some water, and rest up for some backcountry adventures.

Saturday - March 14, 2020

AM

7:00 AM

  • registration (for festival, demos, & guided courses) opens at Ragged Mountain Equipment in Intervale, NH
  • demo equipment (limited availability) open to full day course participants and weekend pass holders

8:00 AM

  • guided courses depart for backcountry skiing/riding

PM

3 - 4:30 PM

3:30 - 5:30 PM Après Ski

Saturday Evening Presentation @ Theater in the Wood

Join the Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival for an evening at Theater in the Wood on Saturday March 14, 2020. Times are approximate and subject to change, although the doors open and ending time are locked in. Tickets available online or at the door.

6:30 PM

  • Evening event starts and doors open.
  • Check in and buy raffle tickets.
  • Check out the silent auction items.

7:00 PM

  • Festival & sponsor introductions.
  • Beneficiary introductions for Granite Backcountry Alliance and Friends of Tuckerman Ravine.
  • Conditions update and information from the Mount Washington Avalanche Center.

7:45 PM

  • Presentation by TBD!

10:00 PM

  • Evening event ends.
  • Safely drive home, drink some water, and rest up for some backcountry adventures.

Sunday - March 15, 2020

AM

7:00 AM

  • registration (for festival, demos, & guided courses) opens at Ragged Mountain Equipment in Intervale, NH
  • demo equipment (limited availability) open to full day course participants and weekend pass holders

8:00 AM

  • guided courses depart for backcountry skiing/riding

PM

3 - 4:30 PM

  • guided courses return (approximate, timing varies by course)
  • demo gear return at Ragged Mountain Equipment in Intervale, NH

3 - 5 PM Après Ski