Markus Woertler / Backcountry Guide / Snow Safety Expert

Paromcamps backcountry Lead Guide Markus Woertler is passionate about guiding and skiing powder and his enthusiasm for the sport is unsurpassed. He has spent the past decade going back and forth to New Zealand’s South Island and mountains in Switzerland. After years of being responsible for Avalanche Forecasting and operating as Snow Safety Officer Markus will be teaching his broad knowledge to our Freeride campers too. The past 5 winter seasons Markus has lived in Hokkaido. First operating as Cat-Ski Lead Guide nearby Niseko then as Lead Guide and Hokkaido Freeride specialist, showing our powder enthusiasts what the famous Hokkaido powder is all about. His love for ski-touring gives all participants a change to do long or even multi-day tours in the backcountry of Chisenupuri, right next to our lodge. Whether working or playing, Markus can usually be found in the mountains skiing, biking and climbing.