Base elevation: 1630m
Highest landing: 4000m

Long. run: 2400vm
Piste km: 150 km

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

Group size Heliski: 4 pat.
Group size Freeride: 6 pat.

International Airport:
Milano MXP, Turin TRN

GRESSONEY

Gressoney on the southern side of Monte Rosa in the valley of the Aosta nearby Zermatt is the gateway to paradise for heliskier and freerider. The exceptional mountain landscape of the heliski area around Gressoney has unique attractions and is one of the most varied sectors of the Alps. This powder paradise offers a true mountain experience, with delicious cuisine and the special charm of the native Walser people.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I travel to Gressoney Zermatt to go Heliskiing?

Zermatt, Monte Rosa and Co and their characteristics

Heliskiing and freerides with runs from Zermatt in the highest located massif of the Alps, passing the Matterhorn on the Monte Rosa. Runs in one of the best freeride areas of the Alps – explore this paradise with us!

Why should I experience a Heliski trip in Gressoney?

Being located on the southern side of the Monte Rosa, Gressoney is for many people still like the end of the skiing world. For heliskier and freerider with experience it is the gateway to paradise – also because of the pleasant surprises and adventures. Our heliskiing area extends from the Matterhorn to the Breithorn until the southeastern side of the Monte Rosa. With over 20 landing sites, over 60 possible descents and the unique high mountain landscape, this region has its own and incomparable charm.

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?

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.

When is the best travel time for Heliskiing?

The best travel time for Heliskiing Zermatt

Thanks to the altitude of the area around Grosseney and the frequent accumulation of southern snow on the Monte Rosa massif, there is always to expect productive snowfalls. From end of December to beginning of April you will encounter the desired powder snow. You can ski and snowboard there often until May with ideal conditions of firn.

How safe is Heliskiing?

Safety first

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.