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19May 2019

Q&A: Does Helicopter Size Matter?

Around the world, many different kinds of helicopters are used for heli-skiing. In BC, the most common aircraft used are the Bell 212, the Bell 205, the Bell 407, or the A-Star. The 212 and 205 are classified as ‘mediums’, which means they can seat up to 11 people (in addition[...]

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8March 2019

2020 Promo: Eight Days Left!

Hold that seat! Only eight days left in our 2020 promo, where if you put your deposit down by March 15, you’ll get this year’s rates for next year. One thing we know for sure: it will never be this cheap again.   Here’s the action so far: January 14 – 17: SOLD OUT *NEW* January[...]

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8March 2019

Riding Shotgun: How To Become A Heli-Ski Guide

Watching your guide charge ahead, laying first tracks into the pow again and again, can make a person wonder: “How did they get this job?!?” Are they just ski bums that were in the right place at the right time? Well, they’re still usually ski bums at heart, yes, but they’ve put in[...]

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24February 2019

Light. Nimble. Free.

One group really can really get around. Private heli-skiing has many upsides, but one we’re especially enjoying lately is the simplicity to move around. From the alpine to the glaciers to the glades, groups have been valley-hopping, skiing through terrain from one side of our zone to the other, all in a[...]

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