7 Day Cat Skiing Trip
Georgia's Powder Realm: Delve into the remote snow haven of Goderdzi
Hidden within the snow-cloaked embrace of Goderdzi, awaits a haven for backcountry enthusiasts like no other. Step into a winter wonderland where untouched powder stretches as far as the eye can see, and the thrill of adventure meets the tranquility of enchanted forests. Our 7-day Cat Skiing Trip in Georgia invites you to indulge in the ultimate snow escapade, where every moment is full of exhilaration and awe.
On Your Adventure You Will
Cat ski Goderzi:
Uncover untouched powder and enchanted forests while cat skiing in Goderdzi’s remote terrain
Explore with deeply knowledgeable guides:
We’re proud to work with fun-loving, powder-hungry GMGA guides who are passionate about sharing Georgia’s mountains and culture.
Relax and Recharge in High End Accommodation:
Indulge in the luxurious amenities and rejuvenating spa of Ambassadori Hotel
Craft a Rare Georgian Cheese:
Learn how Tenili Cheese is made, a rare and delicious cheese that was awarded “cultural heritage status” by UNESCO.
Professional guide for 7 days (Guest-Guide Ratio: 4:1)
Private Snow Cat:
5 guided cat ski days in remote areas
6 nights of premium accommodation with breakfast.
All transportation from airport, resort and back.
All breakfasts included.
Training on use of avalanche safety equipment and ski technique (if you want it!).
From touchdown to mountain majesty, your adventure begins the moment you arrive in Tbilisi or Kutaisi. Our professional driver will be ready to whisk you away from the bustling cityscapes and introduce you to the tranquility of Goderdzi. As you make your way towards the resort, anticipation builds, knowing that pristine slopes and powdery terrain await. If you’re arriving from Batumi, prepare for an off-road expedition that leads to Goderdzi’s alpine wonder. Those coming from Tbilisi will experience an exciting off-road journey followed by an extraordinary snowcat transfer over the majestic Goderdzi pass. Your arrival is not just a moment—it’s the first chapter of an unforgettable cat skiing tale.
Goderdzis Enchanted Forest
Embark on an unparalleled adventure of cat skiing in Georgia’s crown jewel – Goderdzi. Nestled in the heart of the Caucasus, Goderdzi emerges as a hidden treasure within the realm of Georgian ski resorts. Following a rejuvenating night at Ambassadori Hotel, we’re ready to get an early start on our private snowcat and ascend the slopes, initiating our exhilarating expedition. Wander through the enchanted forest of grand pine trees, bound through powder-laden fields in rustic villages, and relish vistas of snow-kissed peaks that extend their majesty into Turkey.
Revitalize in Ambassadori’s Alpine Spa.
Wrap up each exhilarating day with a soothing touch. Immerse yourself in Ambassadori’s Alpine Spa, where the steam of the sauna and the tranquil waters of the pool rejuvenate both body and spirit. Let your muscles unwind and reflect on the epic moments of your cat skiing adventure.
Exploring Goderdzi’s Hidden Treasures.
Over the next four days you will venture beyond the resort’s boundaries to discover untouched powder stashes, secret glades, and breathtaking backcountry. Guided by our experts, you will navigate through Goderdzi’s pristine landscapes, where each turn presents new thrills and unparalleled natural beauty.
A Rare Taste of Georgia
As our mountain sojourn draws to an end, we embark on a flavorful journey through the Samtskhe-Javakheti region. Amidst awe-inspiring landscapes, we pause for a captivating Georgian cooking workshop that immerses us in the art of crafting traditional delights. Be prepared to delve into the enchanting world of Tenili, an esteemed cheese celebrated as a UNESCO cultural heritage. With hearts and palates content after savoring our own creations, we bid a fond farewell, savoring the bittersweet closure of our extraordinary cat skiing adventure.
Homeward Bound with Memories.
As your unforgettable cat skiing adventure comes to an end, we’re here to ensure your journey concludes as seamlessly as it began. Our professional driver will accompany you from Goderdzi to the airport, allowing you to relish the stunning landscapes one last time. Depart with memories of deep powder, stunning vistas, and newfound skills, knowing you’re forever welcome back to our mountain paradise.
Previous experience skiing or snowboarding off-piste, comfortable on ‘red’ runs, and a fitness level suitable for riding deep snow.
– Freeride Skis or Snowboard
– Ski/Snowboard Boots
– Collapsable Touring Poles
– 25-35 L Backpack (large enough to carry all of your equipment)
– Water Bottle (thermos is best)
– Base layers
– Waterproof Ski Pants
– Waterproof Ski Jacket
Fluent English, First Aid Trianed
Avalanche Safety & Ski Technique
From $2,100 / Person
Goderdzi, Georgia, offers an exceptional backcountry terrain for the adventure seekers. Nestled amidst the breathtaking mountains of the Lesser Caucasus, this region is a haven for intermediate to advanced riders looking to explore untracked powder. Here’s what you can expect:
Elevation and Terrain Features.
Goderdzi boasts elevations ranging from 2,000 to 2,500 meters, providing extensive backcountry options. The terrain comprises pristine bowls, challenging chutes, and tree-lined glades, ensuring an exciting variety for everyone.
With a diverse range of backcountry opportunities, you can explore everything from steep descents to open bowls and glades. Each experience offers unique challenges, making Goderdzi an ideal playground for experienced skiers and snowboarders.
If you’re a fan of tree skiing, Goderdzi’s forests are blanketed in deep powder during the season, offering thrilling tree runs with the perfect blend of speed and control.
When it comes to snow conditions, Goderdzi doesn’t disappoint. Situated in Adjara, where the first waves of eastward-moving weather systems carry moisture from the Black Sea, Goderdzi receives some of the highest amounts of snowfall in all of Georgia. This abundant snowfall not only contributes to its well-deserved reputation for exceptional snow quality but also ensures consistent coverage throughout the season. Here’s what you can look forward to:
With an annual snowfall of approximately 10 meters, Goderdzi ensures a deep and lasting winter playground. This consistent snowfall guarantees fresh powder throughout the season.
The snow in Goderdzi is renowned for its dryness, making it a dream for those seeking fluffy, light powder turns.
While snow depth varies throughout the season, mid-winter depths typically range from 5-8 meters, creating a deep and stable base for your backcountry adventures.
This scenic 260km Journey through central Georgia takes approximately 6 Hours. A Brief Off-Road Segment is followed by a Snow Cat Transfer Over the Pass to Reach Goderdzi.
A a picturesque 260km adventure, taking approximately 6 hours, passes through Batumi and ventures deeper into Adjara. A lengthy off-road section starts shortly after the seaside which is only accessible by 4x4s
For the best combination of snow quality and weather conditions, consider planning your trip in late January or early February.