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CMH Helicopter Skiing offers 11 lodges/areas, Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing Lodges listed below!  We know them all.  Answer a few questions, and we will help you pick the best CMH Heliski, free.  (CMH Helicopter Skiing pays us a commission.  You pay the same price and receive our expert advice on CMH Heliski trips.)

Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing / CMH Helicopter Skiing lodges vary by ski areas, terrain, accommodations, helicopters, group sizes, skier aggressiveness, travel and more.  CMH Heliski has a wide variety of options including small group heli skiing, private trips, and more.

Canadian Mountain Holidays invented helicopter skiing and CMH Heliski offers more heliskiing Canada options than anyone (except, of course).  CMH Heliski / Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing / CMH Helicopter Skiing has many types of trips, including powder clinics, small groups, short trips, trees, masters, first-time and more.  CMH Heliski / Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing trips range from 3-7 days.  Below find CMH Heliski reviews, CMH heliskiing cost / CMH helicopter skiing prices and more.

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CMH Helicopter Skiing Highlights

Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing Bugaboos has a wide variety of terrain, and is the birthplace of heliskiing in Canada.  CMH Heliski Revelstoke is based from hotel, with lots of amenities of a ski town.   CMH Helicopter Skiing  Monashees and CMH Heli Skiing Bobbie Burns caters to fast, aggressive tree skiers.  CMH Helicopter Skiing Kootenay (Previously CMH Heliski K2) is referred to by CMH employees as the best kept secret, offering steep drops and tree skiing in tons of powder. Silvertip Heliskiing Lodge was sold, and is now an independent lodge and resort.

CMH Heliski Valemount offers exclusive private trips for groups of up to ten guests.  Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing Cariboos boasts excellent terrain and appeals to first timers and veterans. Gothics CMH Helicoopter Skiing is faster, skiing in just three groups vs the customary four.  Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing Galena offers aggressive heliskiing and heliboarding for the young at heart.  Adamants CMH Heli Skiing Canada offers small groups, great variety and an amazing lodge.  With 11 CMH heli ski Canada lodges, Canadian Mountain Holidays Skiing has something for every group.

Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing / CMH Heliski / CMH Helicopter Skiing / CMH Heli-Skiing

Canadian Mountain Holidays offers more Canada for over 50 years!  Most CMH Heli Skiing lodges are remote. Some require a helicopter ride to access the lodge. Different lodges serve different terrain, snow qualities, group sizes and trip lengths. We are happy to recommend those that fit your group best.  Canadian Mountain Holidays offers more choices than any other operator, and they have been heli-skiing the longest.

Extra Vertical Charges at CMH Helicopter Skiing

Beyond the vertical included (above), extra vertical is charged at $130/1,000m (3,280 ft).

Small group and Steep CMH Heil Skiing 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.

There are many aspects to consider for your ideal trip. Some of the things to ask yourself, and to tell, will allow us to narrow down the dozens of destinations for your group.

  • Do you prefer an intimate heli-ski lodge or ‘the more the merrier?’
  • Do you want to heli-ski in a group of four or are you OK in a group as big as eleven, like Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing?
  • How many days or dollars can you spend heli skiing Canada?
  • Do you prefer heliskiing trees, bowls, glaciers and high alpine or all of the above?
  • Do you want unlimited vertical, or do you want a base amount with the option to pay for extra? (We are happy to do the math for you.)
  • Do you want to get to and from your heliski Canada lodge as quickly as possible, or do you have time to burn?
  • When do you want to schedule heliskiing Canada?
  • Do you want to try heliskiing Canada during or after a resort skiing vacation?
  • Where are you originating travel?
  • Do you want a remote, rustic lodge from which to heliski Canada?
  • Do you want catskiing or resort skiing options in case the helicopters cannot fly?

Operators Other Than CMH Heliski

See a complete list of other heliskiing operators here.

Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is the second largest operator, and has been heli skiing in BC Canada almost as long as CMH.  There are two lodging options at Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing – Blue River and Albreda.  Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing offers different lodging and heli-ski options that also vary throughout the season. can help you choose the best.

There are dozens of smaller operators for your heliskiing Canada pleasure besides Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing and CMH Heli Skiing. Do you want a great, classic lodge like Skeena or Mica Heliski Canada? Do you want easy access so you spend your time heli skiing Canada like Northern Escape Heli Skiing?  Do you want unlimited vertical, like Great Canadian Heli Skiing and Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing? Love trees? Consider Bearpaw Heliskiing or one of the CMH Heli Ski areas that specialize in trees. If you want your own food and lodging, check out RK Heli Skiing. How about one group per helicopter at TLH Heli Skiing.

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There are myriad choices.  Email or call 866-HELISKI so we can get started putting together the best fit for your heliskiing trips!
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CMH Helicopter Skiing Standard Packages Offered Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing

  • First Time Heliskiers and Families

  • Powder Intro – Introduction to CMH Heli Skiing Powder

  • Girl Powder – CMH Heli-Skiing for Women Only

  • Small Group CMH Heli Ski

  • CMH Heli-Skiing Steep Shots – You guessed it

  • Freeride – CMH Heliskiing fast and aggressive

  • Steeps – CMH Heli Ski extreme!

  • Masters – CMH Heli-Skiing 'at the pace you enjoy’



CMH Heliski prices are for a specified number of vertical feet included.  CMH Heli Skiing cost increases above that number.

CMH Heli-Skiing 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.

CMH Heliskiing Signature 5-day trips include 71,000 vertical feet, or 21,780 vertical meters.

CMH Heli-Skiing Signature 4-day trips include 57,000 vertical feet, or 17,500 vertical meters.

CMH Heliskiing Signature 3-day trips include 38,000 vertical feet, or 11,500 vertical meters.

CMH Heliski Summary:

Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing is by far the largest provider of heli skiing in Canada.  Eleven CMH Heliski lodges and areas offer tremendous variety. can help you make the right choice among the hundreds of CMH Helicopter Skiing options.

Travel for most CMH heliski lodges is by coach from Calgary. It ranges from four hours to Adamants (not including the thirty minute chopper ride) to nine hours to Cariboos (which is why Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing 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 Heliski Kootenay 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 helicopter skiing is in groups of ten or eleven guest per lift. Usually four groups share a Bell 212 helicopter. Canadian Mountain Holidays Skiing offers small group heliskiing at Adamants, Kootenay and on a limited basis at the Monashees.

The typical Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing lodge is in a remote setting, often accessed by helicopter. Most CMH helicopter 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 heliski areas utilize hotels for lodging – CMH Heliski Kootenay and CMH Heliski Revelstoke. In both cases, guests can take advantage of the amenities that the local town offers. And both are good values.

Features and Benefits of CMH Helicopter Skiing

CMH Heliski (Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing) is a heli-skiing company that offers skiers and snowboarders the opportunity to experience some of the world's most incredible alpine terrain, inaccessible by conventional means. Here are some of the features and benefits of CMH helicopter skiing:


Access to remote alpine terrain: CMH heliski offers access to thousands of square kilometers of pristine and remote alpine terrain that is only accessible by helicopter.

Professional guides: CMH helicopter skiing employs some of the most experienced and highly trained mountain guides in the industry, who are experts in reading snow and weather conditions, and assessing the safety of the terrain.

Luxurious accommodation: CMH Heliski offers a range of accommodation options, from cozy mountain lodges to luxurious backcountry lodges with gourmet meals and spa facilities.

Small groups: CMH Heliski limits the size of its skiing groups to six guests per guide, ensuring a personalized and safe experience.

Flexibility: CMH helicopter skiing offers a variety of heli-skiing packages, from day trips to multi-day trips, and can customize trips to suit individual preferences and skill levels.


Unmatched skiing and snowboarding experience: With access to remote and untouched terrain, CMH helicopter skiing provides an unparalleled skiing and snowboarding experience.

Personalized experience: With small groups and personalized packages, CMH heliski offers a highly personalized experience, tailored to individual preferences and skill levels.

Safety: Canadian Mountain Holidays Heli Skiing's highly experienced guides prioritize safety above all else, ensuring that guests can enjoy their skiing experience with peace of mind.

Comfort: With luxurious accommodation and gourmet meals, CMH heli-skiing provides a comfortable and relaxing experience after a long day of skiing or snowboarding.

Adventure: Heli-skiing with CMH is an adventure unlike any other, providing guests with a once-in-a-lifetime experience that they will never forget.