Monthly Archives: October 2010

Where Can I Get Information To Plan My Heli Skiing Trip?

Heliskiing is an extremely adventurous form of skiing downhill in a remote and rugged terrain. So, if your heart is dreaming of a heliskiing vacation, go ahead and plan one right now. Continue reading

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Snowcat Skiing vs. Heli Skiing

By definition, snowcat skiing (most commonly known as catskiing) is fundamentally skiing in a remote area where the skiers are transported by a snowcat not a ski lift. If you’re heliskiing you will be taken to a specially selected skiing area by a helicopter. Continue reading

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Buying The Right Skiing Clothes

Although skiing is a fun and enlightening way to spend your holiday, not having the right equipment and clothing can be dangerous. On the whole, specialist ski clothing consists of three separate layers. The bottom layer on your upper body should be a thermal body shirt, designed to transfer moisture and keep your skin dry. The second layer, a fleece jacket or sweater will keep your body warm and offers extra protection against the wind and snow. This extra protection can be vital in cold climates. Continue reading

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Learning How To Choose Ski Equipment

Many people enjoy skiing during the winter months and it has become a fun vacation for many families. During the off season, some people decide to learn how to choose ski equipment to take advantage of the discounted rates. Some of the needs are mentioned here below. Continue reading

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Best Heliskiing Spots in British Columbia

Canada is the most preferred heliskiing destination of the world and over 95% of it is happens in British Columbia, Canada’s most western province. There is no doubt about the fact that BC has some of the best heliskiing spots in the world; as plenty of snowfall, rugged terrain and high mountains are all ingredients to create the ideal heliskiing locations. Continue reading

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Am I Skilled Enough To Go Heliskiing?

Helicopter snowboarding, most sometimes called heliskiing, is skiing in distant backcountry locations. Entry to these remote terrains is achieved via the use of a helicopter, which transports skiiers to their skiing destination. Continue reading

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