Base elevation: 1035m
Highest point: 3842m
Longest run: 2800vm
Piste km: 125km
Season: Dec. – May
Terrain: Glacier, Alpine, Forest
Group size Heliski: 4 pat.
Group size Freeride: 6 pat.
Geneva GVA, Turin TRN
What’s special about Heliskiing in Chamonix
Chamonix is like the Mekka of the freeride scene and offers a wide potential of freeride possibilities that often end in a convival evening. Stories from the many bars in Chamonix would take a whole book to explain. Thanks to the nearby Courmayeur (through Mont Blanc tunnel), we are in no time in one of the best heliski areas in the Alps. The icing of the cake is the direct proximity to the highest mountain of the Alps, the Mont Blanc with its 4810m.
Trust your Skills
To participate in our skiing and heliskiing trips, you should bring some preconditions regarding the skiing skills. Many skiers and snowboarders are insecure, weather they are good enough to fulfill the requirements. Surely you should bring some experience in skiing or snowboarding to do heliskiing, but you do not need to be a pro to enjoy a nice heliski adventure. Thanks to today’s ski-technique with the wider and lighter ski and thanks to the varied, versatile and gently terrain, there a plenty of possibilities to heliski. You should consider that each trip individually places both physical and technical demands on the participants. You will find detailed information on this issue in the respective PDF of each event.
Your find more information to the topic –Requirements for heliskiing- here: Requirements for Heliskiing and Heli Boarding
Good reasons for Heli Guides
We are specialized in heliskiing, trust on our own helicopters, own guides and are familiar with the region. Therefore, we offer a maximum level of flexibility and individuality. Our destinations in the Alps are easy to reach and offer plenty of powder fun for individual travelers or small groups, an incredible variety of areas, unique accommodation and culinary highlights.
The best time for Freeride & Heliskiing in Chamonix, Mont Blanc
Thanks to the influences from the north and the south and the frequent accumulations at the Mont Blanc massif, we can expect rich snowfalls during the winter. From January to mid-April you will often encounter here the desired powder snow. In spring there are ideal conditions of firn.
The health and well-being of our customers has the utmost importance during our heliskiing and skiing trips. Our pilots have many years of experience. Your trip will always be accompanied and lead by a proved mountain guide or aspirant guide. Weather and snow conditions are permanently observed and analyzed. You will benefit from our know-how, our knowledge about the area and from a maximum of individuality and flexibility. Experienced, certified mountain and skiing IFMGA guides and aspirants choose the best descents – due to snow conditions and your skills. Our primary goal is your safety and maximum enjoyment.