Backcountry skiing in Chile Backcountry skiing in Chile

Backcountry skiing in Chile
Nestled in the Andes Mountains, Ski Portillo resort offers memorable back country skiing for those skiers looking for an extreme skiing offpiste experience

Reading the Portillo Backcountry terrain

Portillo, Chile offers incredible skiing, easily accessible from resort lifts. Depending on the snow levels and stability, zones that would be considered “backcountry” skiing become available. This turns the mountain into a giant playground that is as big as your imagination and ability to find the secret spots.

Extreme Skiers at Portillo

Extreme skiers and mountaineers have been visiting Portillo for years for its world class ski terrain. Famous skiers like Shane McConkey, Chris Davenport, Ingrid Backstrom, Sage Catabriga-Alosa, Ian MacIntosh, Cody Townsend and many more have been known to visit Portillo. You can often spot them on the mountain or during meal time.

Unmissable adventures at Ski Portillo

The inside scoop on Ski Portillo terrain

Ski Portillo like a local

Don’t be fooled by the sparse-looking Ski Portillo trail map, there are endless options for the freeskier looking to get after it in August.

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