Beacon Guidebooks + onX Backcountry

Try the ultimate offline backcountry skiing and splitboarding GPS maps for 14 days FREE or save 20% off.

20% off only valid only for purchases through through 11:59pm MDT on April 1st, 2024

Get Beacon Guidebook Routes in the onX Backcountry App

onX Backcountry has partnered with Beacon Guidebooks to integrate their routes, descriptions, photos, and beta into our app. Start your 14 day free trial or save 20% today.

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About Beacon Guidebooks

The core of Beacon Guidebooks is a dedicated and talented group of professionals who pour their knowledge, experience and passion into creating high-quality guides for you.

This content is available as a paper ski atlas guidebook and topo map from Beacon Guidebooks. The printed guidebooks are the perfect compliment to the onX Backcountry app. Purchase Beacon Guidebooks today:

About onX Backcountry

With onX Backcountry, you have a suite of tools at your fingertips to make better decisions in the backcountry. With guidebook quality route descriptions, detailed topo & 3D maps, slope angle & aspect maps, and avalanche observations and fatalities you will have all of the tools you’ll need in one app.

Avalanche Reports and Observations

onX Backcountry has partnered with avalanche centers to show daily avalanche forecasts, avalanche observations, and historic avalanche fatalities.

Slope Angle & Slope Aspect Maps

Use Slope Angle and Slope Aspect shading to evaluate the terrain you will be touring in. Utilize Slope Angle and Aspect in conjunction with the days avalanche report to plan a safer tour. 

3D Maps

Visualize your objective in 3D with onX Backcountry. Explore backcountry zones in stunning detail, view waypoints, tracks, and terrain features in 3D before hitting the skin track.

Offline Maps

Offline Maps allow you to view detailed maps and your current location without the need for cell service. Download offline maps before you head out on your next tour.


View current snow depth, temperatures, and 24 hr accumulations from Snotel sites in the backcountry to optimize your powder day.

Backcountry Ski & Splitboard Routes

View Backcountry Ski and Splitboard routes to help plan your tour. Featuring guidebook quality descriptions, onX Backcountry can help you discover new areas and objectives.