16June 2020

Q&A: What’s Rudi up to these days?

Rudi turned 75 this spring, and has finally “retired” from Purcell. I use “quotes” around the word retired, because, well, in his case it doesn’t mean what that usually means. You’ll still be able to find him hanging around the lodge, chatting with guests, eavesdropping during the guides meetings, telling us jokes[...]

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10March 2020

Q&A: What’s the snow like in late March?

There’s things that are different about heli-skiing in late March, and things that are the same. What doesn’t change? We’re still skiing powder. Beautiful, dry, untracked powder. What does change? We spend almost all our time on the biggest alpine lines, hopping from massive glacier to the next, and on open slopes[...]

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25February 2020

Q&A: If accommodation isn’t included, where should I stay?

We have a singular focus. Delivering the best heli-ski experience of your life. But we know your holiday has other moving parts, and we can help set the stage by connecting you with local resources and local knowledge, so it’s the trip you’re looking for from wheels down at YYC. Here’s what[...]

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11February 2020

Q&A: I want everyone to know I went heli-skiing. How do I do it?

Ready to share some stoke? Here’s how.   Publish the evidence Share your photos and videos on your favourite platform and tag us! We love to repost and feature content from our guests, so the wider Purcell community gets to see all the angles and all the faceshots. IG tag @purcellheliski  |  Facebook tag @purcellheli [...]

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