Valdez, Alaska Rendezvous Guides & Heliskiing
Alaska Rendezvous Guides
Find Happiness Heliskiing Alaska
We loved heli-skiing Alaska with Theo and Alaska Rendezvous Guides. A great location on Thompson Pass combined with years of experience and the famous ‘Blue Hole’ add up to awesome heliskiing. All-inclusive packages at the quaint, self-contained lodge offer easy access to amazing terrain.
Alaska Heli-Skiing Location: Valdez, AK
Airport for Travel: Valdez, AK
Terrain Description: Everything from Cry Baby, the warm up run to see if you can hang, so ‘OMG how are we getting down from here!! Alaska Rendezvous Guides can offer any level of challenge you can handle.
Standard Packages Offered: 7-Nights, 36 runs, Lodging, Meals and Equipment. 30 Runs Guaranteed.
Day Heliskiing: $1100 for 6 Runs.
Guest to Guide Ratio: Four to One
Price of Extra Vertical: $160/additional run.
Private Packages Offered: Yes.
Type of Helicopter: A-Star B2 Helicopters
Guests per Lift: 4
Lifts per Helicopter: Four groups of four.
Lodging and Dining Description: All-inclusive lodging and dining.
Year Founded: 2001
Travel from airport: Guests fly into the Valdez airport then shuttle 45 minutes up to the lodge on Thompson Pass.
Down Days: Average 1-2 down days a week due to weather.
Ski Options on Down Day: Cross-country skiing, Dog sledding, Ski touring/skinning, Snowshoeing. ARG has a selection of touring equipment and skis available for guests to use throughout their stay.
What is Unique / Why Us?: More terrain, taller mountains and better weather than other heli-skiing operations in Alaska.