Domestic Ski Tours

Pro Guiding Service is the pioneer of classic Washington ski tours such as the Forbidden Tour, the Snoqualmie Haute Route, the Buckner North Face descent etc. We have ski guided people up Mount Shuksan, Mount Baker, the Picket Traverse, the Isolation Traverse, the Ptarmigan Traverse and many more. The guides of Pro Guiding Service are also the authors of the book "Backcountry ski and snowboard routes Washington". Martin Volken wrote the guide book Backcountry Skiing Snoqualmie Pass. We ski guide regularly in the Snoqualmie Backcountry on popular routes like the Chair Peak Cirumnavigation, the Slot Couloir, the Kendall Peak area and much more.

Domestic Ski Tours


Below are the officially scheduled trips listed in chronological order.
If you don't see the trip you are interested in on the calendar, let us know, and we can either add it as a public trip or run it as a private trip.
The entrance of the Slot Couloir

TGIF Backcountry Ski Trips - Snoqualmie Pass

$185.00

Offered weekly January through April! The mountains in the greater Seattle backyard hold a collection of backcountry skiing gems that should not be missed. There are couloirs to ski, peaks and slopes with views hard to find, and hidden powder lines to discover. Come with us and discover the surprising area north of Snoqualmie Pass. Offered weekly January through April. Alternating Fridays & Saturdays throughout the winter. 

The classic view of Torment and Forbidden Peak from the Eldorado area

Forbidden Tour

$750.00

Martin Volken pioneered this multi-day ski tour in 1999 and we still love guiding it. The combination of the high alpine atmosphere, the great skiing and mountain wilderness make this trip a must for every srious backcountry skier. The region hosts every element that is needed to show what advanced ski touring in the Cascades is all about.

Mt. Shuksan via the White Salmon Glacier

Mt. Shuksan via the White Salmon Glacier

May 19, 2018 - May 20, 2018

$390.00
Mt. Shuksan boasts some of the most impressive icefalls, faces, and towers this side of Alaska.
On the lower Inspiration Glacier Plateau

Forbidden Traverse Express

May 26, 2018 - May 28, 2018

$540.00
Martin Volken pioneered this multi-day ski tour in 1999 and we still love guiding it.

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Kendall Shooting Gallery

Mar 1, 2019 - Mar 3, 2019

$680.00
The backside of Kendall Peak is one of the hidden gems in the Snoqualmie Pass backcountry. Spend a few days skiing as many couloirs and chutes as you can!