Bugaboos CMH Heli-Skiing has a wide variety of terrain, and is the birthplace of heliskiing in Canada. Canadian Mountain Holidays Revelstoke is based from hotel, with lots of amenities of a ski town. CMH Heli-Skiing Monashees and Canadian Mountain Holidays Bobbie Burns cater to fast, aggressive tree skiers. CMH K2 (Previsously Kootenay) is the secret stash of small group tree skiing in tons of powder. CMH Silvertip lodge has been retired. CMH Valemount offers exclusive private trips for groups of up to ten guests. Canadian Mountain Holidays Cariboos boasts excellent terrain and appeals to first timers and veterans. CMH Gothics skies faster, in just three groups. Canadian Mountain Holidays Galena offers aggressive heliskiing and heliboarding for the young at heart. Adamants offers small groups, great variety and an amazing lodge. With 11 heli ski Canada lodges, there is something for every group.
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Canadian Mountain Holidays is by far the largest provider of heli skiing in Canada. Eleven lodges and heliski areas offer tremendous variety. HELISKI.com can help you make the right choice among the hundreds of Canadian Mountain Holidays options.
Travel for most CMH heli-skiing lodges is by coach from Calgary. It ranges from four hours to Admants (not including the thirty minute chopper ride) to nine hours to Cariboos (which is why Canadian Mountain Holidays only offers week-long trips to Cariboos).
There are a few exceptions to the long bus rides, however. Valemount is accessed by a private charter, with a total travel time of just two hours! CMH/K2 is typically self-drive access from Spokane, Washington in the US. CMH heli-skiing Revelstoke and Galena are reached through Kelowna in two or four hours respectively.
Most CMH heli-skiing is in groups of ten or eleven guest per lift. Usually four groups share a Bell 212 helicopter. Canadian Mountain Holidays offers small group heliskiing at Adamants, CMH/K2 and on a limited basis at the Monashees.
They typical Canadian Mountain Holidays lodge is in a remote setting, often accessed by helicopter. Most CMH heli skiing lodges accommodate 44 guests at a time. Gothics is a notable exception with 30 guests per week, and skiing in just three groups of ten guests. Two CMH heli-skiing areas utilize hotels for loging – CMH/K2 and Revelstoke. In both cases, guests can take advantage of the amenities that the local town offers. And both are good values.
CMH heli-skiing is priced with a specified number of vertical feet included. Signature 7-day trips include 100,000 vertical feet, or 30,500 vertical meters. Signature 6-day trips include 86,000 vertical feet, or 26,150 vertical meters. Signature 5-day trips include 71,000 vertical feet, or 21,780 vertical meters. Signature 4-day trips include 57,000 vertical feet, or 17,500 vertical meters. Signature 3-day trips include 38,000 vertical feet, or 11,500 vertical meters.
Beyond that, extra vertical is charged at $130/1,000m (3,280 ft). Small group and Steep package rates for extra vertical are $145/1,000m (3,280 ft).
Canadian Mountain Holidays has nearly fifty years of experience offering heliskiing in Canada. Many CMH heli-skiing guests are loyal, returning year after year to a consistently satisfying familiarity and value.