Discover the amazement of a helicopter flight to reach fantastic unexplored slopes, away from the classic freeride itineraries. The territory of Gressoney provides a wide range of different levels for those who love free skiing.
HELISKI DAY – For the Heli-skiing lovers!
We’re specialize in organizing the best of your “flight day”, one or more flights are waiting for you in the best spot of the moment. Our mountains offer many routes with different exposures. Choose with us the most suitable according to the current conditions.
All proposed itineraries offer the possibility of providing more daily rotations.
Departure and flights available on the side of Gressoney, Alagna and Champoluc.
HELISKI BAPTISM – Your first experience!
Thanks to the heliski baptism you will experience not only something unique, but you will also learn how to approach your first heliski, the flight, the descent and you will improve your technical and emotional skills.
- Colle Superiore della Bettolina (Gressoney/Champoluc)
- Colle Nord della Testa Grigia (Gressoney/Champoluc)
HELISKI FOR SNOWBOARDERS
Dedicated to the snowboarders or to the groups with skiers and snowboarders, because there are not flat zones!
In case of snowboarders these are the solutions that we propose because for our experience these runs are the only pretty good for snowboarders and in consequence for all rhe group.
LANDINGS ZONES AVAILABLE:
- Colle Bettolina
- Colle Nord Testa Grigia
All proposed itineraries offer the possibility of providing more daily flights.
MONTE ROSA TOUR – the best heliski tour of the Alps!
LYS GLACIER The highest proposed landing zone. We are behind the majestic Lyskamm and the highest refuge in Europe. The view is breathtaking, it feels like living a dream. You will be taken on an unforgettable descent along the Grenz Glacier until Zermatt; the return is through the lifts of the Kleine Matterhorn and the following off-piste descent in the Valley of the Cime Bianche and ending in the Monterosa-Ski.
PORTA NERA Famous for being one of the most magnificent descents between the peaks of the Monterosa. It descends along the north facing behind the stately wall of the Breithorn on the Schwarz glacier and arrival in Zermatt. The return is via the lifts of the Kleine Matterhorn and the following off-piste descent in the Valley of the Cime Bianche and ending in the Monterosa-Ski.
PROGRAM OF THE DAY:
meeting at 8,30
Meeting with the alpine guide/ski instructor, briefing and check of the equipment (skies and clothing, artva, shovel, probe, harness, ABS).
Ascent by lift to the colle Bettaforca or to the passo dei Salati, where the helicopter takes off.
Landing at the place established in relation to our client request, to the weather and snow conditions and to the avalanche risk.
Off-piste descent to the bottom
After that it’s possible to go on with more heliski (additional flights)
If there is enough time (and you still have energies) we keep skiing off-piste (by lifts) or we focus on technical and safety techniques
Return around 4 p.m.
safety equipment (artva, shovel, probe, harness)
ABS backpack (airbag system) is COMPULSORY. Our clients can rent it at an exclusive price, € 25/pers.
Your guide will check and explain you the operation of your equipment, and will also provide you the rental ABS.
Helmet is compulsory for kids under 14 years and heartily recommended for everyone.
INFO AND CONDITIONS
– UIAGM mountain guide or freeride specialized ski instructor for 1 day
– 1 helicopter flight
– safety equipment (artva, shovel, probe, harness), if someone is unprovided
– Special price for rental freeride skis if needed (or other ski equipment)
– rental ABS backpack at an exclusive price (€ 25/pers.), if someone is unprovided
– possibility of additional flights during the same day at a special price (from € 150 – € 200 per pers. each flight)
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
– rental ABS backpack (ABS is compulsory for heliskiing) – € 25
– extra flights
– lunch and drinks
– ski pass
– possible extra transfers (if necessary)
FOOD AND ACCOMODATION
READ CAREFULLY THE SECTION “RULES AND BOOKING”. Please contact us for further info