Exclusive backcountry Whistler heli-ski and snowboarding experiences in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia. Based out of Squamish and nestled between Whistler and Vancouver lies some of the most epic alpine and tree skiing. This area provides landscapes and terrain that any avid heli-skier or boarder could want, from steep alpine bowls to treeline cruisers.
Our partners, Phantom Heli-Skiing and Blackcomb Helicopters offer private, semi-private, and heli-assisted ski touring packages departing mostly from Squamish, all winter long. You'll be collected from your Hotel or Residence and chauffeured to Squamish Airport where you will be provided with an overview of your heliski day and a safety briefing. Then the fun begins. A minimum of 3800 meters of vertical which equated to approximately 7 runs will be the order of the day. A mountaintop Artisan lunch will give you the fuel you need to get back out there again for some fresh turns.
Phantom Heli Skiing (Semi-Private)
Up to 4 people share one helicopter. You will be collected at your place of stay and chauffeured to Squamish heliport where your day will begin after a safety briefing. A gourmet mountain-top lunch is included. Please note single person reservations are on a call-and-request basis only. Extra run packages and Airbag rentals are available.
- Exclusive use of B2 A-star helicopter
- 1.25 hours of flight time per group
- 8 skiers, 2 groups, 1 heli
- 1 Professionally certified ski or snowboard guide per group
- Gourmet lunch in the field
- Average 8 – 12 runs
- Powder Ski/Board Included
- Safety Equipment Incuded
Phantom Heli-Assisted Ski Touring
Departing out of Squamish or Whistler into the untracked BC backcountry. A full day of guided Ski touring in pristine untracked terrain. Ski tour back to the valley with your guide for an afternoon heli pick up. Phantom Heli-skiing operates in partnership with crown land tenure holder Black Tusk Helicopter Inc. This is a Bucket list Ski tour day. Gourmet Artisan field lunch is included.
- Morning drop and afternoon pick up with B2 A-star helicopter
- 0.5 hours of flight time
- Up to 4 skiers per group
- 1 Professionally certified ski or snowboard guide
- Lunch Included in the field
- Powder Ski’s included
- Safety Equipment Included
Blackcomb Helicopters Heli-Assisted Ski Touring
Your Whistler heli-ski touring day starts out at our base in Whistler or Pemberton where you meet your guide, discuss objectives for the day, after completing an avalanche rescue refresher. Load up your gear and skis, and you’ll lift off for a scenic flight into the Coast Mountains. You’ll have 30+ minutes of total flight time to take in the incredible surroundings and then you’ll start your guided ski touring day.
- 30+ Minutes of flight time
- Guided access to our heli-assisted ski touring tenure
- ACMG Certified Guide
- Lunch from Portobello @ The Fairmont Whistler
- Avalanche Safety Equipment (Beacon, Shovel, Probe, Backpack)
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