Canadian Mountain Holidays Bugaboos Heli Skiing


Canadian Mountain Holidays began heli-skiing operations in the Bugaboos in 1965, and it remains their most established area.  And theCanadian Mountain Holidays Bugaboos heli-skiing lodge is the only heliskiing base in the Bugaboos.  The Bugaboos heliski area is known for granite spires and variety of terrain, both above and below treeline.


The Purcell Mountains south of Golden, BC.   Guests bus from Calgary (3.5-4 hours) to the helipad for a short flight to the newly renovated lodge.  Relatively short access time, for Canadian Mountain Holidays, makes Bugaboos a good choice for shorter trips.



Great access to both glaciers and trees. Caters to all levels of skiers. Fantastic iconic granite mountains are visible from the lodge. Incredible variety above and below the tree line.

Standard Packages Offered

4, 5 and 7 day. Powder Intros for 1st time heli skiers that arent strong skiers. Also offering powder masters for those folks that are senior in age but still want to get out heli skiing.

Lodging and Dining Description

A classic CMH heliski Canada lodge, including hot tub on the roof with the most incredible views. The lodge elevation is almost a mile high. Bugaboos heliski lodge includes thrity-five rooms, bar, sauna, steam, and games room. There is also a tribute to the turn of the century gold hoax that made the Bugaboos famous, including maps, pictures and other cool stuff. Fantastic iconic mountains which are visible from the lodge. Great access to both glaciers and trees. Caters to all levels of skiers. Use a 212 with 4 groups of 11 skiers. Fast access from Calgary. Can accommodate heli-assisted ski touring trips. Ground transfers included from Calgary.

Additional Information

Guests per Lift: 11.
Lifts per Helicopter: 4.
Type of Helicopter: Bell 212.
Airport for Travel: Calgary.
Private Bugaboos Heliski Canada Packages Offered: 4, 5 and 7 Day.  Signature, Masters, Family and Intro Packages Bell 212 Helicopter with 4 groups of 11 skiers.

What is Unique/Why Canadian Mountain Holidays?

Canadian Mountain Holidays is the oldest and largest Canadian heliskiing operator with over 40 years of accumulated experience heliskiing in Canada.  And Bugaboos is where it all began.  Canadian Mountain Holidays operates 11 heliski lodges in southeast British Columbia, Canada.  Offering a variety of trips and programs means great variety and lots of heliski options.

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