The Classic Heliski day, extremely popular and requested worldwide. For skiers and boarders who like to experience the best heliskiing and heliboarding that New Zealand has to offer. Ideal for first time heliskiers with extra runs available on the day.
We will group you with 4-5 people of similar ability and issue and train you in the use of safety equipment. One of our knowledgeable guides will be allocated to the group to manage your expectations and keep you safe. They know where the good terrain is and will take you into something that is appropriate for your skiing or riding level. If you want to add on extra runs you will have the opportunity at lunchtime.
The Lake Wanaka region is abundant in places to explore. A natural wonderland of mountains, glaciers, rivers and lakes make it stunning place to visit. With a plethora of restaurants, bars adventure activities and two world renown ski fields, Cardrona and Treble Cone, you will find your first visit won’t be your last.
Our terrain on the Wanaka side is excellent and is often used for film shoots due to the stunning beauty of the Southern Alps. It caters for all levels from Intermediate to Expert and is a mixture of big open bowls, steep chutes, rock drops and open space. Wanaka houses the famous Minaret station which is a favourite for anyone who heli skis there.
Book extra runs on the day for only $110 per run.
Want to be first on the slopes and enjoy a longer scenic flight then ask about our fly fly option for only $200pp.
All you need to bring is yourself, powder skis or boarding equipment, sunscreen, a camera and a great attitude.