Heliskiing Canada


The state of British Columbia (BC), in Canada, is a unique place in the world. As the first barrier to the Pacific Ocean depressions, this vast mountainous expanse provides an ideal weather for great runs every winter, with incredible snow totals. The region is also renowned for offering the best forest skiing in the world. In Canada, we offer exceptional playgrounds and lodges, from the most luxurious to the most authentic. Away from way marked tracks, enjoy a unique off-piste experience in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, close to some of North America’s most iconic mountains and resorts. Book your heliski trip and make the most out of your journey. Do not hesitate over contacting us for more information about our packages and services.

Skeena heliskiing

January February March

Located in northwestern British Columbia, in Canada, the Skeena Mountains are perfectly located for quality and abundant snow. It is an incredible opportunity to discover heli ski and to experience new sensations.
From steep descents to incredible forest runs with pillows and ground movements, the wild beauty of the landscape, the unlimited run package and the fabulous Bear Claw lodge will delight heli-skiing veterans and novices alike.

Only 3 hours away from Vancouver International Airport followed by a 1.5-hour drive, you will appreciate this ease of access of this summit of western Canada.

Surely the most exclusive lodge in British Columbia, Bear Claw is an incredible chalet of over 1,200 m².
The 16 guests will enjoy exceptional services and helicopters parked at the foot of the rooms. The heliski experience starts when you exit your accommodation.

  • Unlimited vertical of skiing / snowboarding with 30’500 guaranteed vertical meters
  • 1 UIAGM / ACMG guide per group of 5
  • Bell B2 or B3 Helicopter
  • The latest avalanche safety equipment and training, including ABS backpack, avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe
  • Provision of the latest ski equipment
  • 7 nights in Twin share accommodation each with en-suite
  • All meals, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages (alcohol not included)
  • Full use of whirlpool, outdoor sauna, laundry facilities, games room, cross-country skis, snow shoes, wireless internet
  • Scheduled van shuttles from Smithers Airport
D-0 / International flight to Vancouver then connection with the Vancouver / Smithers flight (3H). Transfer by private van to Skeena Lodge (1h30). 9:00 p.m. Dinner and 1st night at the lodge
D-1 / 8h00 breakfast. Security breif. Departure for the first day of heliskiing. Lunch break in the heart of mountains. 4.30 p.m end of the ski day. 7:00 p.m. Dinner
D-2 to D-6 / Wake up at 7 a.m., breakfast and departure at 8:30 a.m. for the first drop-offs. Lunch break in the heart of the mountains.
D-7 / 7h00 breakfast and private van transfer to Smither followed by the return flight Smithers / Vancouver and Vancouver / Europe
  • Unlimited drops
  • Quality of the snow 
  • Immensity and beauty of the landscapes
  • Canada’s most exclusive heliskiing lodge
  • Small group skiing (4 people)
  • Easy access
  • Only 16 guests maximum per week

Ripley Creek heliskiing

January February March

With a surface of 10,100 km², Ripley Creek offers the largest heli-skiing domain in the world. That’s about four times the size of the average heli-ski area in British Columbia. Such a large area means an incredible choice of terrain and possibilities. With 15 to 25 meters of snow per year and a northern latitude, you’ll enjoy the kind of powder snow that skiers and snowboarders love.

The journey is simpler than it seems to, it is done in three steps:
1. Arrive in Vancouver, British Columbia [overnight stay available for international guests].
2. Fly 1.5 hours to Smithers or Terrace
3. A 4-hour drive will take you through the Coast Mountains to Ripley Creek.

The Ripley Creek Inn can accommodate 24 guests and each room is individually designed. A spa is available for your relaxation.
Breakfast and dinner are served in the friendly Bitter Creek Cafe, where you can also extend your evenings.

Bicycles are available to explore Stewart’s back streets, visit the museum or cross the border to Alaska, just to feel the call of the north.

– 3 groups of 4 skiers per A-Star B2/B3 helicopter
– 30,500-metre vertical drop guaranteed
– 6 nights at Ripley Creek Inn in double room on a full-board basis
– 1 certified guide per group of 4 skiers
– Loan of powder skis
– Loan of safety equipment (ABS bag, avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe)
– Transfers to and from the airport / Ripley Creek

Day  0 / International flight to Vancouver. Overnight in Vancouver (hotel to be determined according to your wishes)
D-1 / 7h00 Flight Vancouver / Smither (3h) – transfer by private van to Ripley Creek inn 4:00 p.m. Safety brief . 7:00 p.m. Dinner and 1st night at the Hotel.
D-2 to D-6 / Wake up at 7 a.m., breakfast and departure at 8:30 a.m. for the first drop-offs. Lunch break in the heart of the massifs.
D-7 / 7h00 breakfast and private van transfer to Smither followed by the return flight Vancouver – Europe
  • World’s largest heli-skiing terrain
  • Glacier descents and forest skiing
  • Group size of only 4 people
  • Exceptional scenery on the Alaskan border
  • Warm and pleasant hotel in a small town in the Canadian north
  • Price

Great Canadian Heliskiing

January February March

Great Canadian is in the heart of the world’s heli-skiing, in the legendary Selkirk and Purcell mountains! Exceptional snow and the best forest skiing in the world await you just a 2-minute flight from the beautiful Hearther Mountain lodge.
An exclusive, small group o

1. Arrival at Calgary International Airport
2. Transfer by private van to the lodge

The Heather Mountain Lodge is a cosy and warm chalet that will be your 5-star refuge during your stay.
Comfortable rooms, a spacious and cosy lounge as well as an outdoor spa and sauna will be at your disposal to recharge your batteries after your days of heli-skiing.

  • 3 groups of 4 skiers per A-Star B2 / B3 helicopter 
  • Unlimited drops
  • 1 guide per group 4 skiers
  • 6 Nights in a double room with full board at Heather Mountain Lodge   
  • Loan of powder skis and snowboards 
  • Loan of safety equipment (ABS bag, ARVA, shovel, probe) 
  • Calgary airport / Heather Mountain Lodge return transfers 
  • 5% Canadian taxes
* Stay 7 nights / 6 days of heliskiing: 10,950 € / person
   2, 3 and 4 day heliskiing stay on request
Day-0 / Arrival Calgary international airport followed by a private van transfer to Heather Mountain Lodge. 7:00 p.m. Dinner and then 1st night at the Lodge
D-1 / 7:30 am breakfast followed by the safety briefing 1:00 p.m. Lunch in mountain. 7:00 p.m. Dinner and 1st night at the Hotel.
Stay 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7 days / The days will be devoted to heliskiing with lunch in mountains. 7:00 p.m. Dinner. The last day of heliskiing will be followed by a private van transfer to Calgary.
Night in Calgary.
D +1 / Return flight
  • The best skiing forest in the world
  • Unlimited drops
  • Quantity and quality of snow 
  • Group of only 4 people 
  • Superb lodge Lodge 2 minutes flight from the first drop
  • Very easy access

TYAX Heliskiing

January February March

With over 300 runs recorded, Tyax’s heliskiing terrain is out of the ordinary.
Close to the Pacific coasts and benefiting from a dry microclimate, the Chilcotin mountains record incredible snow totals every year.
In addition to the use of a BELL 212, a fast and safe machine, powder snow in profusion and epic descents will be your daily life.

Very easy to access, you will find yourself at the ends of earth in only half a day!
1. From Vancouver a private van transfer to Pemberton followed by a helicopter transfer to TYAX Lodge (45 min)

As a luxurious log cabin built in the pure Canadian style, Tyax Lodge will delight you with its view of Tyaughton Lake and its superb spa and wellness area.

  • 1 group of 10 skiers – 2 guides / helicopter 
  • Unlimited ascent and number of runs
  • 6 nights at TYAX lodge in a double room in  Full board 
  • Loan powder ski 
  • Loan of safety equipment (ABS bag, ARVA, shovel, probe) 
  • Transfers TYAX Lodge / Vancouver airport

D-0 / International flight to Vancouver. Night in Vancouver (hotel to be determined according to your wishes)

D-1 / 9:30 am Transfer by private van from Vancouver to Pempberton, ( 2h00 ). Then transfer by air to TYAX lodge ( 45min ). 3:00 p.m. Safety briefing. 7:00 p.m. Dinner and 1st night at the lodge.

D-2 to D-7 / Wake up at 7 a.m., breakfast and departure at 8:30 a.m for the first drop. Unlimited drop until 4.30 p.m. Lunch in mountains.

D-7 / 12:30 pm return to the lodge followed by air transfer and private van to Vancouver.

  • Unlimited drop 
  • 1 helicopter for private use
  • Powder quality and exceptional ski terrain 
  • Lodge and spa 5 * 
  • Easy access and 5.5 days of skiing