Our Winter 2017 Heliski Prediction

So, with the first 2017 snowfall covering our heliski terrain you are probably all wondering what we are predicting to happen this winter? For the ones who have heliskied in New Zealand before, you will understand how hard it is to make an accurate weather prediction. This is due to the South Island being a … Continued

Why do fewer women heliski, compared to men?

Something that is always intriguing is, why are there fewer women heliskiing compared to men? My general observation of women who visit our Southern Lakes Heliski office, is that many of them feel too intimidated by the idea of heli-skiing, and there seems to be a common expectation of “being able to keep up”? Being … Continued

New Heli Ski Product – The Gourmet Charter!

We would like to introduce this exciting new product which is completely exclusive to Southern Lakes Heliski. The Gourmet Charter combines heliskiing with a tantalising culinary experience that is perfect for small groups of four.  This 2.0hr private charter allows you to ski or snowboard our finest terrain, followed by a decadent late lunch prepared in … Continued

Summers here, but Winter never ends…(for some)

Although it may be summer in New Zealand, for us winter never really ends. When one season finishes our minds move on to the next one, with each year slightly tweaked so it’s even better than the last. For the majority of our guides winter doesn’t finish at all. You may wonder what they get … Continued