Tres Valles Guided Backcountry Skiing and Riding


Convenience and value make this trip a top choice for riders who want to experience some of the best snow in Chile in the Tres Valles.

"Valle Nevado resort, part of the largest ski terrain in Chile"

This trip is the perfect choice for skiers and snowboarders who want to experience the best of the Andes with just a guided trip. The Tres Valles are made up of El Colorado, La Parva, and Valle Nevado resorts, which form the largest skiable terrain in Chile. Just an hour from Santiago, this is a great option for a day trip to the most easily accessible ski terrain on the continent.

During your “Tres Valles Guided Backcountry Skiing and Riding”, a 3 nights mini ski trip, you’ll learn how to ski or ride backcountry safely and have a great time while doing so. You’ll learn about how to choose the right lines, watch for avalanche danger and do everything you can to have a great day on the slopes.

"Trip with a professional, bilingual mountain guide"

The “Guided Backcountry Skiing & Riding”, a 1 day guided trip, leaves from your hotel in Santiago and allows time to pick up rental equipment, which you must rent on your own, from a local ski shop making for an incredibly convenient hassle-free daytrip. Your Tres Valles Guided Backcountry trip includes round-trip transportation from Santiago, a full day lift pass, avalanche safety gear, and bottled water. Throughout your time on the slopes you’ll be accompanied by a professional, bilingual, experienced ski guide. The “Mini Ski Week” additionally includes half board and lodging at Posada Farellones or Powder Lodge.

3 reasons to choose Tres Valles Guided Backcountry Skiing and Riding:

  1. Conveniently close to Santiago, even for a daytrip only.
  2. Most accessible terrain in South America for a short ski trip.
  3. Led by an experienced mountain guide to optimize your backcountry experience.
  • South America
  • Southern
  • Chile
Mountain Range
  • Andes
  • None
Ski Resort
  • El Colorado
  • Portillo
  • Ski Arpa
  • Freeride
  • Accommodation Only
Accomm. Type
  • Hotel
Suited For
  • Couples
  • Solo Travelers
  • Groups
  • Party People
  • $$ - Medium
Meal Plans
  • Half Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
  • Triple Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • Internet Wifi
Services offered
  • Guiding
  • Airport Transfer
Ability Level
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
Snow Conditions
Dominant Terrain Type
  • Open Terrain
  • Steep Terrain
  • Tree Runs
  • Cliffs
Average Annual Snowfall
  • 3 meter/year - 5 meter/year
Snow Pack
  • Continental
Crowd Factor
  • Medium
Explorer Level
  • Medium
PP/Night from US$ 194