Rock Climbing Tours

Utah Alpine Climbing

Alpine climbing in Utah is an excellent way to train for bigger mountains in ranges further afield. Learn the ropes of Utah alpine climbing with ITCOG.

ITCOG team

Meet the Team – Tim Connelly

When you explore the backcountry with ITCOG, you’ll get experienced guides like Connelly. Learn more about Tim’s experience in our Meet The ITCOG team blog articles.

ITCOG team

Meet the Team – Todd Passy

Todd’s Story I grew up here in Utah, which has given me a strong love of the mountains and adventure.  I learned to ski at

ITCOG team

Meet The Team – Winslow Passey

Winslow has been guiding since 2002, is a certifiedAMGA Ski Mountaineering Guide, and has taken boththe AMGA Rock course and Alpine Course. She hasguided all

Backcountry Skiing

Backcountry Skiing Checklist

There is a lot to remember before each backcountry skiing trip. Where will you go? What is weather and avalanche forecast? what are your partners

Amadablam Backcountry Skiing Adventure
Backcountry Skiing

Backcountry Skiing Gear

Backcountry Skiing Gear List It’s been a busy time in the backcountry. I’ve never seen as many people backcountry skiing. I’m not sure if that’s

Skiing the Backcountry of Wasatch Mountains
Backcountry Skiing

Backcountry Skiing Answers

Todd Passey: Professional IFMGA Mountain Guide Explains Backcountry Skiing As a certified IFMGA mountain guide, I often get asked questions related to backcountry skiing (aka