Powder Adventure: 5 runs

By Selkirk Tangiers Heliskiing

This package is designed for advanced or experienced heli-ski/snowboarders and runs at a more rigorous pace allowing you to maximize your vertical for a big day. Enjoy the thrill of skiing untouched terrain and challenging yourself to ski a variety of runs. Previous heli-ski experience or confidence in your powder skiing ability is necessary.

What you can expect

On the evening before your heli day, stop by the Retail Shop (lower level of Hillcrest Hotel) before 6:30pm to be ahead of the game! Register, fill out a waiver, and select skis or a snowboard to use. If you’re unable to make it the night before, please arrive at 7:30am on the morning of your ski day to get organized.

How your Heli Day will unfold:

7:30 am Registration: Register with a Day Heli Agent in the retail shop. If using our rental skis, bring one ski boot so our ski technicians can adjust the bindings.

7:30-8:15 am Breakfast: Enjoy your full buffet breakfast in the Dining Room on the main floor of the hotel. Please check in with the host(ess) before sitting down.

8:15 am Avalanche Airbag rentals: (Optional) Guests wishing to rent an avalanche airbag packpack ($34/ day)

8:30 am Meet your: Your guide will meet you in the retail shop for safety pack and avalanche tranceiver distribution. Be ready to ski with your ski/ board boots on. Ski techs will have your rental skis/ boards will ready be in the racks outside beside the vans.

8:45 am Safety training: Your guide will lead you through a backcountry safety briefing before meeting the helicopter for an orientation of the machine. Once the training is complete your group will either load the helicopter directly or you will be transported by van to a staging area for pickup.

10:00 am Heli Skiing: Lift for first runs. Break up the ski day with a delicious lunch in the mountains. Continue skiing until your package is complete.

3:00 -4:00 pm Après-ski - Return to Coast Hillcrest Resort for check-out at the retail shop followed by gourmet snacks and beverages.

Highlights

  • Enjoy flying amongst stunning peaks, unbelievable vistas, legendary powder, and the thrill of skiing untouched terrain
  • Buffet breakfast, gourmet mountain lunch and après ski snacks
  • ACMG/UIAGM guiding services
  • 4 runs guaranteed

To-bring

  • Ski and snowboard rentals are included in your package
  • Guest can use their own equipment if they prefer but rental gear is specific for powder conditions
  • Do not rent ski or snowboard boots – please rent from a third party or bring your own
  • Ski technicians require one boot to set up skis
  • Guests may carry small personal items in their pack for the day if necessary

PLEASE NOTE - Complete details about your activity, including exact location, what to bring, cancellation policies and arrival information will be sent to you once your booking is confirmed.

Driving directions

  • If driving from the East you will see the large Hillcrest Hotel sign on the left hand side prior to reaching Revelstoke
  • If driving from the west, keep driving past the turnoffs to get into Revelstoke and you will then see the sign on your right hand side. Oak Drive is the road leading off the Trans Canada at this point and it will lead you directly to the Hotel
  • Please be sure to check www.drivebc.ca before you start your drive to Revelstoke to keep up to date on the latest road conditions
  • Option to book a complimentary shuttle from Sutton Place Hotel at the base of Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Meet location

Main Base is the Coast Hillcrest Hotel.

Restrictions

  • Each guest is required to sign an industry standard Release of Liability Waiver form at our location prior to skiing
  • Due to weight constraints and space limitations of the helicopter, guests must not bring additional packs or heavy items

Notes

  • Runs Tuesdays and Thursdays with potential to run more days a week depending on availability
  • Always listen to the guide's instructions. Don't hesitate to ask for clarification

Dietary requirements

  • Catered lunches are ordered from a local café the day prior to your trip. Please include any dietary restrictions on your booking form during registration
  • Breakfast and après ski buffets offer a wide selection of food items. If you have trouble finding something that suits your needs, a server will be happy to help
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