Every day starts as a blank canvas waiting to unfold on the near 300,000-acre powder playground. When yo have your own helicopter and guide,you ski or ride what you want, when you want – from epic chutes and perfectly spaced trees to stunning alpine bowls and runs of up to 4,500 vertical.
Blanketed in 60 feet of annual snowfall, the terrain offers the chance for every powder seeker to have their perfect run – every single time.
Private trips are offered for 3, 6, 9 or 12 guests and all groups ski with both a lead and a tail guide. Trips can be booked for 3, 4 or 7 days and include all meals, lodging, ground transportation, concierge preplanning, demo skis and all safety equipment.
To access the most pristine parts of British Columbia, the most powerful small helicopter in its class is used and they have two of them. You’ll be taken to places you’ve seen only in your mind’s eye – the views will take your breath away fastr than the high-altitude. The two A-Star B3E helicopters are flown by highly skilled mountain pilots who possess over 40,000 collective flight hours and maintained on-site helicopter engineer whose sole job is to take care of the birds.
Kingfisher Heliskiing operates near the city of Vernon from the Gold Panner Resort east of the village of Cherryville (Highway 6). Their heli-ski tenure is in the Central Monashee Mountain Range which has huge slopes of naturally well-spaced trees and majestic alpine. You’ll find some of the most accessible pristine powder snow in Canada.
Kingfisher provides exceptional customer service and safety. They offer multi-day heliski packages and day heliskiing for skiers and snowboarders of all abilities.
Seats are based on availability. Call to inquire. You would meet your guide at the staging area (Gold Panner Lodge) and this is where you would be dropped off again after your fun day of skiing powder.
Heli Assisted Ski Touring & Split Boarding
Enjoy heli assisted ski touring and split boarding with Kingfisher. It is backcountry skiing with no valley slog. Start your day at the top of the mountain and enjoy deep, white fluffy powder snow all day long.
At Kingfisher Heliskiing, you are welcome to use your own skis and snowboards. However, they do offer a great fleet of Armada powder skis and a variety of snowboards for no extra cost. Ski poles are also available. There is no boot rental option.
Come and check it out for yourself – this is the perfect playground for the ultimate heliskiing experience.