Base elevation: 0m
Highest landing: 2500m

Longest run: 1500vm
Area: 400 sq. km

Season: March. – May
Terrain: Glacier, Alpine, Forest

Group size Heliski: 4-5 pat.
Group size Freeride: -

National airport:
Haines HNS


Haines, southeast of Anchorage, directly on the Pacific Ocean, is one of the most popular heliski areas in Alaska. The seclusion and the wild, unique mountain landscape turn the region into something very special. In 2015 Haines was the top spot in the Freeride World Tour. The possibilities around Haines are endless. For skiers, who love steep terrain, there is no better place to be.


Haines Alaska Heliskiing

Haines Alaska Heliskiing



Frequently Asked Questions

What's special about Heliskiing in Alaska?

Stunning scenery

Surely, Alaska is one of the most beautiful ski and winter sport regions worldwide. Our spot in Haines is located in the southeast of Alaska, 950 kilometres away from Anchorage. For many years it is one of the top spots at the Freeride World Tour. The quite city of Haines with its wild, unique nature and the boundless downhill opportunities in the Chilkoot, Chilkat, Fairweather, Takshanuk and Takhinsha Mountain Ranges offers an incomparable ski terrain with unforgettable adventures far away from any hustle and bustle.

What requirements does Heliskiing have? How skilled should I be at skiing or snowboarding?

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

Why should I book with Heliguides?

We are specialized in heliskiing, trust on good partners and guides that are familiar with the region. Therefore, we offer a maximum level of flexibility and individuality. Our destinations around the world are specifically selected and offer plenty of powder fun for individual travelers or small groups, an incredible variety of areas and unique accommodation.

How much does Heliskiing Alaska cost?

Prices and support 

We are specialized in worldwide heliski and ski travels. Our heliskiing spot in Haines, Alaska, offers a week trip with rich powder and exclusive support, starting at 6485 Euro. More details are found in our programs.

How safe is Heliskiing?

How safe is Heliskiing?

The health and well-being of our customers has the utmost importance during our heliskiing and skiing trips. Our partners have many years of experience. 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 guides choose the best descents – due to snow conditions and your skills.