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Whistler Heli-Skiing

4280 Mountain Sq Unit 102, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Adventure of a Lifetime

I can't recommend WHS more highly. Check in at the Village store by 7:45 and be at the Heli Hut by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lewis L
Professional, Safe and Amazing!!!

Went on a day-trip (4-run elite excursion) with my father (60th birthday present!) Mar 2, 2018. We... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
TurtleOnSnow
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Check one off the bucket list! Boasting abundant snow, pristine glaciers, and unmatched terrain, British Columbia is the heli-skiing capital of the world. As Whistler’s most popular heli-skiing company since 1981, Whistler Heli-Skiing has exclusive rights to over 4500 km² (1700mi²) of the beautiful Coast Mountains. We visit 173 glaciers and a total of 475 runs to offer suitable terrain for skiers of intermediate to expert ability levels. Turn your ski holiday into your dream holiday with the pinnacle of Whistler’s skiing experience.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“deep powder” (8 reviews)
“elite package” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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4280 Mountain Sq Unit 102, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't recommend WHS more highly. Check in at the Village store by 7:45 and be at the Heli Hut by 8:30 the next morning. From there, it's all handled and handled superbly. The rental equipment is great, the staff is friendly and extremely professional...More

Thank Lewis L
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Went on a day-trip (4-run elite excursion) with my father (60th birthday present!) Mar 2, 2018. We booked two days (Feb 28 and Mar 2) but was only able to go on Mar 2 due to un-flyable weather conditions on Feb 28th (just an 18"...More

Thank TurtleOnSnow
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

My wife and I went heli skiing for the first time on Feb 25, 2018. This company was thorough and professional. From the morning orientation session and training on avalanche equipment through the helicopter drops and runs our guide left nothing to chance. The total...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

I can now tick off one of the things on my 'bucket list' - although it was SO good, I'll have to do it again! Everything was first class - even the weather! From the initial training (powder and helicopter safety), the guides, the runs,...More

Thank NeilAHarris
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Easter weekend 2017 was absolutely amazing! I believe our friendly, very professional guides: Mike, Atsu, and Dave took us to the Ipsoot glacier. We always felt safe and in good hands with these guys. Erik the photographer always got the shot making us look better...More

Thank Christopher L
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

What a great experience to have had in April 2017. The snow couldn't have been any better which made the experience all the better something that Whistler Heli-Skiing had no control over. What they did have control over was the professional and courteous manner which...More

1  Thank Stuart M
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

We had a cloudy week in Whistler and were really anxious that our Heli-Skiing would be cancelled. They certainly know their weather in Whistler so our booking was moved forward to the Sunday and miraculously it was our only sunny, cloud and wind free day....More

Thank NHL45
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Had a great time with Whistler Heli-Skiing. They've got everything covered so although it's expensive compared to your average day's skiing you can see where the money goes. Good briefings so we knew what was going on at all times and the team gave you...More

Thank Mark T
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Heli-skiing has been on my husband's wish list for as long as I have known him(38 years) so for Christmas we gave each other the gift of pursuing that dream. I do not believe we could have found a more professional, experienced and safety oriented...More

2  Thank ExploreExperience2
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

We are experienced skiers but this was our first time heli-skiing. Signup and scheduling the reservation were easy online. Tip: you get a discount if you have a Whistler seasons pass. The day started with meeting our guide, Jun, for avalanche safety training, and our...More

2  Thank Tom B
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jurate u
20 February 2017|
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Response from JamesClyde | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the others. You will enjoy it more if you have a few powder days under your belt and know how to ski it at least a little. Also, I wouldn't reserve a heli seat before you get to Whistler. Watch the video in... More
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