August 13, 2016. Backcountry skiing in Patagonia this summer! Join South America Snow Sessions (SASS) for their Argentina Women’s Ski week. Whether you are a skier or rider, this is the place to be in the summer. Catedral Alta Patagonia is the largest resort in South America with an impressive 3,500 foot vertical rise and 1,500 acres of in-bounds terrain plus 3,000+ acres of sidecountry terrain. Your week includes airport pick-up and drop-off in Bariloche, meals including an Asado (an authentic Argentine barbecue), slopeside lodging, lift tickets, daily backcountry guiding and coaching, and an avalanche awareness class. Enjoy a week on the slopes in the shadows of the Andes!