Alaska Backcountry Guides, Valdez Alaska Heli Skiing

Alaska Backcountry Guides

 

ALASKA BACKCOUNTRY GUIDES, IS A TEAM OF DEDICATED INDUSTRY VETERANS WHO HAVE BUILT THE OPERATION OF OUR DREAMS. WE ARE BASED IN THE TOWN OF VALDEZ, AND FLY IN THE CHUGACH MOUNTAINS. OUR OPERATION IS FOCUSED ON PROVIDING INTIMATE AND CUSTOM, HELISKI & SNOWBOARD EXPERIENCES. WE HAVE A PURPOSE-BUILT HELISKI HANGAR, A BEAUTIFUL HOME IN TOWN AS OUR LODGE, AND A TEAM OF CHEFS TO MEET YOUR CULINARY NEEDS. WE ARE VALDEZ HELISKIING… ELEVATED.

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Alaska Backcountry Guides Location

284 Airport Road, Valdez, Alaska 99686

Alaska Backcountry Guides Terrain

Our operation is based at the Valdez Airport, which positions us centrally in our amazing terrain. We are just minutes away from your first run of the day, and the endless glaciers that have made Valdez heliskiing world famous. We cater to intermediate, experts, and professional skiers and snowboarders.

Alaska Backcountry Guides Terrain Standard Packages Offered

Semi-Private or Private Packages

Alaska Backcountry Guides Terrain Additional Information

Guests per Group:  3-4
Groups per Helicopter: 2
Type of Helicopter:  H125 aka A-Star
Airport for Travel:  ANC -> VDZ
Price of Extra Vertical:  $4500/hobbs divided by guests in the helicopter
Down Days per Season:  50% fly rate on average

Ski Options on Down Day? (cat/lift)

There are no ski options here but we do offer cross country ski trails, snowshoes, snowmobiles, natural wood fired sauna, hot tub, internet or you can enjoy a movie.

Alaska Backcountry Guides Lodging and Dining Description

We have a commercial kitchen, pastry chef, and executive chef, all based at our hangar. There is a dining room where breakfast and dinners will be served. Lunch will be served in the field. We don't mess around with meals, our food is awesome!

We are a boutique operation. We never run more than 2 groups per helicopter and never operate more than 2 helicopters in the field. We are focused on providing an intimate experience that delivers all of your desires and dreams about Alaska. We have an incredible staff of veteran guides and talented chefs. ABG is the best heliski and snowboard experience in Alaska.

What is Unique/Why Alaska Backcountry Guides?

We are a boutique operation. We never run more than 2 groups per helicopter and never operate more than 2 helicopters in the field. We are focused on providing an intimate experience that delivers all of your desires and dreams about Alaska. We have an incredible staff of veteran guides and talented chefs. ABG is the best heliski and snowboard experience in Alaska.