The scenery is simply amazing. As far as the eye can see, the white powder that covers the mountain is unspoiled by any trace of civilization. As you glance down the tree dotted landscape you realize that the perfect winter adventure is about to begin. As you take in the spectacular terrain surrounded by Mount Waddington, you remember that this unspoiled winter paradise has formed the backdrop for a number of motion pictures. This “Mystery Mountain” was first discovered in 1925 but seems as if it were preserved just for you.
You are heli skiing – a unique opportunity for adventure and excitement on exclusive terrain. This adventure may not be for the novice skier, but no special techniques are required. Your party of four and your guide are deposited in this remote area in British Columbia because of your desire for a skiing experience that is like no other.
You chose the famed Pantheon Ranch in Canada where you and three other friends have been deposited for a heli skiing adventure. Your standard set of all-mountain skis should do just fine for this excursion. Goggles, layered clothing, gloves and safety gear are all set and you are ready to go. Ever since Mountain Guide Hans Gmoser started his skiing expeditions in nearby Bugaboo Mountains 50 years ago, this tourism adventure has been a major item on the bucket list of life for many adventurous travelers.
Securing an experienced guide with knowledge of the terrain, plus the year-round weather and mountain conditions, along with any necessary survival skills, was one of the best pluses included in this vacation package. It’s also great to know that your guide meets the standards set by the Canadian Ski Guide Association and the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides. Having opted for a winter time trip, the deep, smooth condition of the snow makes for great ski conditions. And even though “adventure” is the word for this trip, traveling with an experienced guide ensures it’s also a safe one. Booking with Bella Coola Heli Sports helps to ensure your guides are highly trained and certified, not to mention the fact that it gives you access to the “Magnificent 7” association of luxury resorts and lodges, helping you make every aspect of your trip unique and thrilling.
Unlike the crowded ski resorts in Vail, this Canadian heli skiing experience was created to allow you and your friends the exclusivity and freedom that this grand wilderness creates. Skiing is the order of the day and each one of those days your helicopter will deposit you on locations that will outdo the previous slope each time.
The heli skiing in Canada experience is an unforgettable opportunity to experience the great outdoors on a grand scale. These Canadian ski runs offer challenges, beauty, and freedom. For the skiing adventurer looking for that amazing, unnamable “something” to help them make memories they’ll cherish forever, heli skiing in Canada is the only sport to try.