SOUTHERN LAKES HELISKI EARNS 2018 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

June 2018– Southern Lakes Heliski is excited to announce that we have received a 2018  TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Now in its eighth year, this achievement celebrates businesses that have earned strong ratings and praise over the past year on TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. How did we receive this amazing award? Our guests … Continued

NEW ZEALAND HELISKI SEASON – IT’S STARTED

  What an incredible start to the New Zealand winter season with an early delivery of snow to the Otago region. Over 95cm was recorded at The Remarkables and since then regular little top-ups have been falling which has ensured we have a fantastic snow base for the start of winter 2018 and some early openings … Continued

More Terrain, More Choice

One of the main components of a heliskiing company is having extensive varied terrain to satisfy skiers and snowboarders who are intermediate and up. We are fortunate to have 16 mountain ranges and over 700 runs to enjoy, giving us the largest terrain area out of any other heliski company in the Southern Lakes region. … Continued

Ladies Dont Let the Boys Have All The Fun!

I’ve been lucky enough to work in heliskiing in New Zealand for some years now and maybe it’s my view from the inside that’s blinded me to how the activity can be perceived. Recently a female friend told me she’d never be able to heliski. As we discussed why, I realised her opinion had been … Continued

How To Choose The Right Equipment For Your Heliski Day.

Skis and snowboards have come a long way over the last few years. Having the right board or skis can really help to ensure you maximise your heliski day and make it as enjoyable as you can.  Powder skiing or riding is a little different from being on-piste, but recent ski and board innovations have … Continued