Welcome to Heliskiing 2016

As we approach the start of the heli ski season it is always the same old story, skiers and snowboarders discussing the up and coming winter and what it will bring? Is this an El Nino year or an El Nina? Will the ski fields get enough pre season snow to open? What website has the … Continued

Michaels Story – A Heli Ski Guides Life

A bit about Michael – our Canadian brother from another mother Michael lives for snow and the backcountry. He spends his Northern Winters in Canada working as a Heli-Ski and Cat Ski guide at Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing and his Southern Winters working for us at Southern Lakes Heli-Skiing in New Zealand. Now if you … Continued

2016 brings us a brand spanking new website

  Southern Lakes Heliski has been around now for over 30 years and over that time has developed from a couple of guys who were pretty excited about getting to ski new terrain by using a helicopter to what it is today. Other people wanted to share in their  fun and started paying the boys … Continued