Advantages to Booking with Backpacker Tours


Backpacker Tours will help you plan the best ski trip of your life, no matter your preference. Want to ski, but never thought it would be possible? Are you an avid ski trip taker, but tired of doing everything yourself? We have you covered! You can trust Backpacker Tours to make your time on the mountain as fun and relaxing as possible. In addition to making sure you have the best time; we offer a Price-Match Guarantee, so you can be certain that your trip won't break the bank. If that isn't enough to encourage you to book a trip with Backpacker Tours, check out the other amazing reasons why you should do so!


1. Price Match Guarantee

We guarantee the lowest and best rates with our Price Match Guarantee.  If you can find something cheaper, we will match or beat it! Our goal is to provide you with the best experience at the best price!


2. Ski Anytime, Anywhere



Backpacker Tours can book your ski getaways at any time of the year, and to any destination. Skiing is our specialty, so you can trust us to take care of everything. We work hands on with you to ensure every part of your trip is planned to your liking. We offer various packages that range from our own charted flight from Baton Rouge to Essential Packages where you can use your own flight points and we’ll do all the rest. Every trip is customized to your liking.


3. We’ve Been There

Backpacker Tours is here to help make your next ski vacation the most seamless vacation yet.   Caroline and Regan are ready to assist you every step of the way.  We have been to most of the popular ski resorts and have first hand experience of where to stay.  We can tell you how close you are to the nearest lift or grocery store, and if the complex is better for beginner or intermediate skiers and boarders.  Whether this is your first time skiing and don't know where to start, or you have been on 100 trips and just don't want to plan anymore, Backpacker Tours is the service for you.


4. We Do it All

Backpacker Tours will not only arrange your lodging but also the ski and snowboard components for you. Our top priority is reserving everything for you since we understand that ski trips have many moving parts. Our team will take care of all the details, whether it is lift tickets, equipment rentals, or ski school lessons. In addition, our Price Match Guarantee ensures that you receive the lowest price. The only thing you need to do is show up for your trip and have a blast!


5. Receive Exclusive Discounts and Promos at The Backpacker

As a Backpacker Tours customer, you will be eligible for exclusive discounts on top-quality ski gear and apparel at The Backpacker. Having the right gear is essential to a successful ski trip. Our goal is to ensure that you are equipped and ready to tackle the cold mountain weather. You cannot underestimate the importance of having quality equipment. What keeps you warm in Louisiana won't keep you warm on the ski slopes. So, what kind of gear do you need to stay comfortable in such chilly weather? Ask a member of our retail sales team! Our sales associates are available to provide Backpacker Tours customers with a customized shopping experience. Our team members are well trained and highly knowledgeable about the latest trends in ski gear and will personally see to it that you and your family are properly outfitted for your ski trip.


6. Get Rewarded for Going on Vacation



Reward yourself with a fun ski trip and we will reward you in return! Booking your ski trip with Backpacker Tours automatically enters you into our Vertical Days skier referral program. The Vertical Days program is our way of saying thanks for choosing us to help you plan your ski vacations! So, what does it mean to accumulate Vertical Days with Backpacker Tours? You will be credited with "Vertical Days" based on the number of lift ticket days you spend skiing each year with us. There are 5 levels associated with the Vertical Days program: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum, & Black Diamond. 

As you elevate through the levels, we will hook you up with some of our best gear that we personally hand pick for you. Frequent skiers who reach the highest level can earn an Arc'teryx puffy jacket or an Arc'teryx ski jacket. You will also receive a patch that correlates with your number of vertical days.

What could be better than booking your next ski trip at the best price, with all the knowledge you’ll need to have a wonderful time, plus receive discounts on gearing up for your next trip? If you’re interested in booking your next ski trip with Backpacker Tours, contact Caroline in our travel department today! #backpackerskitrip