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20November 2017

Give the Gift of Heli-Skiing

Not that it’s a competition, but you gotta admit, the gift of heli-skiing is the one to top them all. A ‘pee-in-your-pants’ from excitement kind of gift, if you will. (Now you’re definitely convinced, right?) And it’s SUPER fun to give a gift that makes someone’s dream come true. It’s also really easy[...]

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17November 2017

5 Things Most People Don’t Know About Heli-Skiing

(1) The birthplace of heli-skiing was in the Purcells Heli-skiing was invented just 50km up the valley from our lodge. When Hans Gmoser founded CMH in the Bugaboos (a sub-range of the Purcells) in the 1960s, heli-skiing as the sport we know it today was born. Heli-skiing has since spread across the[...]

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3November 2017

The DO’s and DON’Ts of Heli-Skiing

Is this winter going to be your first time heli-skiing? Or your 100th? Either way, here’s a few DO’s and DON’Ts to help you jump in with flow and make sure you look like a seasoned pro: The meet-up in the morning is usually a buzz of excitement, anticipation and nerves. DO. Take a[...]

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24October 2017

Zen and the Art of Guiding: 3 Lessons for Work and Life

Guiding is about managing risk. From the outside, a guide might look like someone who scored the best gig ever – getting paid to ski powder all day; and we can’t deny, that’s certainly part of it. But while you’re focused 100% on enjoyment, as you should be, your guide is balancing[...]

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