Backcountry Rentals
Backcountry Rental Equipment - Two skiers touring in the Sugar Bowl Backcountry
Backcountry Rental Equipment
Get the Right Equipment Before Heading Out of Bounds

Backcountry Rental Prices Coming Soon!

The Backcountry Adventure Center is fully equipped to get you out on your adventure with AT ski setups, split boards, snow shoes, backpacks, shovels, probes, avalanche tranceivers, and more.

Rental Location
Backcountry Adventure Center
Located on the lower level of the Village Hall.
Call 530-426-6700 for reservations or questions.

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Backcountry Rentals FAQ's

Do you rent Helmets?
Yes. We offer a variety of helmets on a first come first serve basis. Helmets are required for Children's Learning Programs (ages 12 & under). You may also purchase a helmet at any of our Retail Locations.

How long does the Rental process take?
On average it will take about 30 minutes to complete the Rental process and be out on the snow. If you are taking lessons, arrive at least an hour before your scheduled lesson time.

Can I exchange my ski rental to try snowboarding?
Yes you can exchange your ski or snowboard rental. There maybe a price adjustment.

Can I pick up my equipment at one location and return it at another?
Yes you can return your equipment at any of our mountain rental locations.

What time does half day equipment rental start?
Half day rental pricing starts at noon. Half day lift tickets begin at 12:30 PM.

What time do I need to return my equipment by so I'm not charged for an additional day?
Our rental shops close at 5 PM daily. You may also return your equipment the following morning before 9 AM and not be charged for an additional day.

If I'm renting equipment for multiple days, what do I do with my equipment at night?
For your convenience we offer complimentary rental equipment night ski check at out Judah rental shop. Simply drop off your equipment and pick them up in the morning.

Backcountry Adventure Center
Explore Sugar Bowl's endless backcountry terrain with our professional guides.
Backcountry Skiing Adventure at Sugarbowl with ASI

Join AMGA and IFMGA-certified guides on backcountry adventures in and out of Sugar Bowl with Alpine Skills International. Adventures come complete with avalanche awareness classes, a transceiver training center and of course, fantastic powder skiing and riding.

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Phone: (530) 426-9000
Snow Phone: (530) 426-1111
Address: 629 Sugar Bowl Road, Norden CA 95724
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