Heli Skiers Arriving in Terrace BC Canada

So you have made your heli ski package reservation with us here at Northern Escape Heli Skiing. Now it’s time to think about booking your flight to Terrace BC! Well, this guide will help you make your travel plans a little easier.

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Did you know we have 3 different heli ski packages for you to choose from?

Heli Skier Buried in Deep Powder in BC Canada

Waist High Powder!

Classic Heli Skiing Package , Elite Heli Skiing Package , Private Heli Skiing Package. All of them offer a unique experience based on small groups. When it comes to similarities, besides small groups, all of our packages are all-inclusive! By booking either of our packages, you get: professional helicopter skiing guide services, cat skiing backup, accommodations, all meals and non-alcoholic beverages, use of our Barryvox avalanche transceivers as well as use of our snow pulse avalanche airbags, powder skis, poles and snowboards. Your transfers from the airport to our lodges and back are also included!  Weiterlesen

Can you imagine skiing 100000 vertical ft in 3 days?  For this group, it was the perfect storm; excellent flying weather, awesome mountain conditions, and a group of stoked guests with the Unlimited Vertical add-on to the Elite Package.

The self proclaimed ‚Heli 40 Crew‘ made up of nine men from different parts of the United States didn’t even all know each other at the beginning of the trip. „Everyone knows someone,“ Nate Jenkins explains, „but no one knows everyone.“ Weiterlesen

Picture this… Deep Powder, great friends and a fireworks display that will knock your socks off! Ring in the New Year in style!

New Years fireworks at Yellow Cedar Lodge.

That is what we have planned for our New Year’s Eve Ski package at the Yellow Cedar Lodge. Take your pick from a 3, 4 or 5 day Classic Heli-Ski package that all end on new year’s day. We ran this package last year and our guests had a blast. The snow at this time of the year is usually light dry fluffy powder not to mention DEEP, as the storms blast the coast mountains.

From flute glasses to fat skis, ring in the new year slipping on our exclusive champagne powder.

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Digging a snow pit for avalanche research.Northern Escape Heli-Skiing (NEH) is proud to be selected as the primary heli ski research location by Dr. Pascal Haegeli, the recently announced Chair of Avalanche Risk Management at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, BC. The new Research Chair aims to complement traditional avalanche research by combining the natural science understanding of the avalanche phenomenon with human factors research. Weiterlesen

Oldest Female Skier We had the pleasure of hosting Una Gibson during our Cat Skiing 101 package this past week. At 78 years young, Una is the oldest female skier at Northern Escape to date. Never having cat skied before Una and her daughter Denise decided that the Cat Skiing 101 program would be the perfect fit for them. When Una told her brother about her plans he wasn’t so sure. „Is that something you should be doing at your age?“ he asked. To which Una replied, „Absolutely!“ Weiterlesen

Guest Satisfaction Survey WinnerWe are pleased to announce Alain Britt-Cote as our Guest Satisfaction Survey winner.

As the lucky winner he will receive a $250 credit to be used at the lodge during his next heli skiing trip.

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Thumbnails of 4 Ski/Snowboard Movies

Want to see new heli skiing movies and snowboarding movies from 2015 and 2016? You are in luck because the following ski movies were hand picked as new additions to our Northern Escape Heli Skiing lodge library here in Terrace, British Columbia, Canada.

 

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It’s that time of year again! The office is buzzing and the cogs are turning! We are excited to all be back in the office and working hard getting ready for the upcoming heli ski season. There is snow on the mountaintops and a nip in the air! It’s fall in the north!  Weiterlesen

The unique term for this snowflake is dendrite. You may have heard the cliché, „Eskimos have dozens of words for snow,“ but when you get down to the glossary of terms for the ski & snowboard industry, it has just as many. Here you will find all the terms you need to keep up in conversations with our guides as well as some fun terms. So study the list and see if you can use them during your next visit to Northern Escape.

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