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Full-Day Alpine Heliski Adventure

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  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Qualified and professional pilot
  • Small group ensures personal service
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Full-Day Alpine Heliski Adventure
From USD 648.87
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3 Run Heliski DayMost Popular
POWDER SHOT - 3 RUN DAY Suitable for HELI 1-2. The 3 run package is the ideal heli day to ease you into the full heliski experience. Two morning runs, a lunch break to re-energise, then a final run.
From USD 648.87
4 Run Heliski Day
POWDER RIDE - 4 RUN DAY Suitable for Heli 1- 2. On the Powder Ride day we Ski/Board 2 runs, then take a well-earned lunch break. The afternoon is spent carving your signature down 2 more runs.
From USD 679.93
5 Run Heliski Day
DEEP RIDE - 5 RUN DAY Suitable for HELI 2. The Deep Ride is a step up from the powder ride day, Ideal for strong intermediate skiers/boarders the 5 Run Day lets you experience a total day of powder.
From USD 745.51
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Overview
Let us fly you deep into New Zealand's Southern Alps, where our expert guides will safely lead you through incredible, untouched terrain and pristine powder. 
Choose your own package based on number of runs: are you a beginner to intermediate skier or rider? The 3 run day is a perfect introduction to heliskiing. Are you an advanced to expert skier or rider? The 8 run day provides a true back-country challenge. And of course you will be provided everything in between. 
You will be provided transport to and from the heli launch area. Plan on a full day, lasting from approximately 8 am until 4 pm. All our packages also include a hot, gourmet lunch on the mountain, which is the perfect time to take in the breathtaking views and snap some photos.
What to Expect
This is what your heli day will look like:
Morning Pick-up
You will be called at approximately 7:30am to confirm the day's plan and provide you with a pickup time between 8:30am and 9:00am. You will be picked up at your accommodation and drive you to the staging area or directly to the airport if you have booked the fly/fly option. 
Safety First
At the staging area you will be provided a full safety briefing covering avalanche and helicopter safety. We'll provide all your safety equipment, including transceiver. Don't worry, our experienced guides will take care of the rest.
Take-off
Then you are off into the beautiful Southern Alps. Upon landing at the top of the mountain, your guide will lead the way, and all you have to do is enjoy the best snow New Zealand has to offer! 
Lunch
After your first runs, guides will select a scenic mountain-top location for our delicious gourmet lunch, provided by local Queenstown restaurant The Exchange.
Afternoon
After you've re-fueled, it's time to enjoy more heliskiing or riding. Can't get enough powder? Extra runs are $99 for one, or $75 each for two or more. Once you've taken your runs, we'll all hop in the helicopter and head back to the staging area. From there, the guides will transport you back to your accommodation.
Reviews (15)
1 - 5 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2018
Outstanding service for heliskiing - great powder and safety

We had two great days with Ben - great snow conditions and outstanding knowledge of the weather, terrain and optimal heli routes to maximize runs and flight time. The first day we had to be flexible and wait for the weather to clear, but we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kidgizmo
Reviewed 23 September 2017
Heliboarding

Heliboarded all around the world, Alpine Heliski rate one of the best, personal service, always great day, experienced safe pilots- cant wait to go back

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Date of experience: September 2017
Thank michaeljQ3368DG
Reviewed 21 September 2017
Awesome day!

We scored a bluebird day with Alpine Heliski!. We had an awesome day. Thanks guys. Next time though I want steeper and longer runs. Cheers Dawg.

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Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Greg M
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile
Powder for a lifetime

We were greeted by a friendly Elliot on the warf and taken over to the heli pad/ paddock. Ben ran us through a very thorough and informative avalanche procedure which lead to a short hunt for our transmitter... (great for reinforcement) Ben lead us to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank elle w
AlpineHeliski, Front Office Manager at Alpine Heliski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Thank you, Elle, for the positive feedback!

Reviewed 13 August 2015
Best Day Ever

I was in Queenstown for a group reunion from Banff, Canada and we really wanted to Heli-ski. We fished around different companies for prices, experience, and overall landed with Alpine Heliski. We spoke with a girl at the desk Katy and she went over the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank mikeyteee310
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