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Pro Snowboarder Travis Rice Grants Wish for Ailing Teen: A Fan’s Reaction

Casey James, 18, and his best bud D.J. Fechko of Wyoming are like many snowboarding fans in that they admire pro snowboarder Travis Rice, but that is where the similarity ends. Where James and Fechko differ from the rest of us is that they got to spend the day on the heli skiing with the superstar. Continue reading

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With Great Power, Comes Great Responsibility

Flying in the mountains is no easy task –it takes years of experience and thousands of practice hours. Continue reading

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A Typical Day at Coast Range Heli

At Coast Range Heli no two days are ever alike, with one highlight after another throughout your day to deliver the ultimate experience. Continue reading

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Last Frontier Adds Heli Blog: Best Heli Skiing in the World: Is anywhere better than BC?

Here at Last Frontier we think we have it pretty good, and without bias believe that British Columbia (BC) offers the best heli skiing in the world. To justify our viewpoint, let us take a look at some of the other destinations in the world and see if they compare. Continue reading

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The Balance of Powder

A ski and snowboard movie from the B.C. Rockies. Filmed at Island Lake Catskiing and Mica Heliskiing by Sherpas Cinema. Continue reading

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Win a Full Week Heli Vacation at Crescent Spur

Got an embarrassing moment on skis? Enter the Shame for Gain contest and win some vert from Crescent Spur Heli-Skiing. Continue reading

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Last Frontier Heli Skiing – Safety First

In some respects, heli-skiing is safer than skiing in resorts. Consider the number of people in resorts who are corralled along catwalks towards the bottoms of ski runs: the more people, the more collisions you have and the higher the rate of injuries. And just because you are skiing in a resort does not mean you are safe from natural dangers. In the mountains, even the most skier-friendly resorts are still subject to Mother Natures will. Continue reading

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Whistler Heli Skiing on Oct 6th!

The trees have barely even started to change colour and there is already heli skiing to be had – in Whistler that is! Continue reading

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2011 Heli Skiing Challenge

July 27th to August 10th is the scheduled dates for the 2011 Heli Skiing Challenge in Wanaka New Zealand – if you can’t be there be sure to check out the televised coverage on vimeo. Continue reading

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CMH Powder University

The company that invented Heli-Skiing almost 50 years ago, CMH Heli-Skiing is now taking skiers “back to school” with the launch of Powder U @ CMH for the 2011-2012 ski season. Led by “Dean” Roko Koell, UIAGM and Professor of Powder, the curriculum at Powder U will include all the courses any skier could dream of. Continue reading

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