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Robson Heli Magic Formula

Robson Helimagic refines heli-skiing formula
Smaller groups, lower cost, relaxed pace defines ’boutique’ heli experience
In an industry dominated by high-volume operators, Robson Helimagic has refined ’boutique’ heli-skiing and true mountain ambience. From its base in the Canadian Rockies in Valemount B.C., just south of majestic Mount Robson. Continue reading

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Snowwater Heli goes Green

Snowwater Heli Skiing based out of Nelson is going green but not due to lack of snow – they are doing their part for the environment. Continue reading

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How to Prepare for your Heli Skiing Trip

You have waited a long time to go heliskiing in Canada, You have taken your time finding the perfect heli skiing operation (hopefully Last Frontier Heliskiing, wink wink).

You have saved your money for this trip of a lifetime and you have booked your dream heli skiing getaway. So now that you have booked it, are you ready?

Of course you are. Who is not ready to experience endless powder turns of off-piste skiing, incredible high-end cuisine and the company of good friends and friendly staff? Continue reading

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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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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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Unique Heliskiing In Deep Snow At British Columbia’s Stellar Heliskiing

Heliskiing is down slope skiing in a remote terrain. Skiers arrive at the skiing site not via a ski lift but a helicopter. Since the area is inaccessible and the terrain is rugged, skiing becomes an adventurous and unforgettable experience. Continue reading

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