DESCRIPTION of Whistler Heli-skiing
Whistler Helicopter Skiing has been heli-skiing since since 1981! One day and up! Great glacier and tree skiing. From three runs and up! For many, Whistler Heli-Skiing is the first place to get started with Canada heliskiing!
Whistler Heli-Skiing Location :
At Whistler Blackcomb. Main office in the Village with daily viewing of daily Canada heliskiing footage as well as many boutique/clothing items as souvenirs.
Whistler Helicopter Skiing Terrain:
Glacier and tree skiing
Bell 212 and 407
Standard Packages Offered:
3 Run Day, 4 Run Day, 6 Run Day, Private
2000-3000 vertical feet per run
Minimum age requirement:
Level of skiing/snowboarding required for first timers:
How guests arrive:
Usually staying in town and check-in at the office location in the village.
Bell 212 hold groups of 7-10 people plus the guide, and the 407 holds groups of 5 plus the guide
Closest Major Airport:
Vancouver International Airport (YVR)
Fully certified Mountain guide, photo/video service (3run and 4 run day), lunch, transportation to and from the heliport, awesome Canada heliskiing day!
Price of Extra Vertical:
$100 Can. per extra run
Maximum number of guests:
Service up to 120 heliskiiers in one day
Powder skis required:
Highly recommended, $35 per day
Hotels recommended for pre & post accommodation:
Lots of options in and around Whistler, BC.