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Women's Backcountry Hut Trip 2023

Are you craving three days with rad women in the Colorado backcountry on a hut-trip of your dreams? Look no further. 

We are proud to partner with Colorado Adventure Guides to present our second ever women's backcountry hut trip. Unplug from the stressors of daily life with this backcountry ski and wellness retreat. Surround yourself with like-minded women for an all-inclusive weekend of backcountry skiing and wellness practices amongst iconic peaks of the Rocky Mountains. This trip is a gentle reminder that an equal balance of a healthy mind, body and spirit is as important in the backcountry as it is in everyday life. We will reinstate this balance by practicing backcountry skills and skiing unforgettable lines right back to the comfort of Janet’s Cabin, where we will nourish ourselves with wholesome cooking, mindful practices and honest human connection.

Due to high demand, please head HERE to submit your pre-trip application. This is not a confirmation of your registration. Once we receive your application, we will reach out and direct you to payment. Payment is required in full to confirm your spot. We take and review applications in the order we receive them – if the trip fills up, you will be placed on a waitlist!


A 3-day, all-women backcountry ski retreat in the Colorado Mountains focused on backcountry education, community, and wellness for the body and mind.

Dates: March 26-29, 2023

Old Price: $1,399


This is a trip with a limited amount of seats and requires an adequate level of skiing ability — we want to make sure this trip is right for you.

If you're ready to sign up, please fill out the pre-trip registration form here.

Have general questions? Want to make sure this trip is right for you?

Email us and we'll get back to you promptly!

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Meet the Crew


CAG Guide


After growing up skiing on the east coast, Tarah headed west after college to ski big mountains. Her first season in Colorado she had several experiences with avalanches and decided to learn how to make decisions for herself. After spending almost a decade in the Tetons learning the fine art of being a mentee, Tarah became a pro patroller and worked in CO, ID and UT. These days she works as an AIARE Course leader,Instructor Trainer, EMT, ski and raft guide based out of Utah. She loves uplifting women in the backcountry and showing them their own potential.


Icelantic Athlete | Trip Leader


Amy is the And She's Dope Too Retreat Director, has been a backpacking guide for the past 8 years, is a trained Wilderness First Responder, a Leave No Trace trainer, has a Pro 1 Avalanche certification, is in the thick of earning an AMGA Ski Guide certification, and will be one of the Sawtooth Mountain Guides leading the trip. As an Icelantic Skis athlete, she loves catching big air with cold-smoke powder landings, exploring the high alpine jagged peaks of the Sawtooths, and finding steep couloirs in the backcountry. Her focus is on connecting like-minded women with each other and nature while sharing the love of mountains and adventure.


Icelantic Marketing Director | Trip Leader + Photographer


Hanna Whirty is the Marketing Director for Icelantic Skis, an independent ski brand that designs and manufactures in their home state of Colorado. After graduating college with a degree in journalism and political science, Hanna switched routes and dove head first into the world of marketing. After spending a handful of years working for an agency for a client, Hanna joined the in-house team at Icelantic Skis 3 years ago. Photography has always been a huge passion for Hanna; her grandfather gave her her first film camera when she was 13 years old and the rest was history. Learning how to make photography more than just a hobby, Hanna was able to utilize her camera skills in various freelance projects along with her position at Icelantic.   Hanna completed her first Outward Bound course when she was 13-years-old and quickly realized the outdoors was where she felt most at home. When not on the slopes, sending emails, or drinking coffee, Hanna can be found learning how to mountain bike, cooking, or taking her pup, Zuma, on walks.


Icelantic Athlete | Meal Prep Extraordinaire


East coast native turned west coast adventurer, Anna lives out of her van in the pursuit of filling her life with experiences rather than things. As much as she loves exploring high alpine peaks and the limits of the human body, she has learned the importance of maintaining a healthy mind and spirit for longevity as an athlete. Cooking nourishing food, meditating, and meaningful human connection help keep her grounded while living a volatile life on the road. Anna is honored to share some of her healing practices with an intimate group of women during this retreat.


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