Kirkwood opens new hub for backcountry operations |

Kirkwood opens new hub for backcountry operations

KIRKWOOD, Calif. – Kirkwood is set to launch the new hub for the resort’s backcountry operations. Expedition: Kirkwood Outfitters. A wine and cheese event at the new location will mark the grand opening of the new venue from 3 p.m to 5 p.m. Saturday.

“The E:K outfitters is another step forward for us in providing guests and guides a place to learn more,” said Jon Copeland, Director of Expedition: Kirkwood.

The new facility features a conference and education space, backcountry gear and an overview of the backcountry skiing zones in and around the resort. It is located across the road from the Village Plaza, next to Bub’s. Expedition: Kirkwood offers avalanche classes, all-mountain clinics and a cat skiing tours to nearby peaks.

For more about Expedition: Kirkwood visit their website,

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