Base elevation: 1600m
Highest landing: 3800m

Long. run: 1800vm
Piste km: 5km

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

Group size Heliski: 4 pat.

International Airports:
MXP, TRN, GVA

HELISKI VALGRISENCHE

Valgrisenche is one of the biggest and best-known heliski areas in the Alps. In cooperation with GM Helicopter Service S.R.L. we can offer our clients this area exclusively already for the second season. In no other place in the Alps, heliskiing has a longer tradition than in Valgrisenche. The beginnings in this stunning Alpine region go back to 1982. The Valgrisenche extends across almost 30 kilometres – from the Aosta Valley to the completely untouched mountain ranges, which border on the French Tarentaise region. We are surrounded by peaks up to 3800m. Our descents start with 1300 to 2100vm.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why Heliski in Valgrisenche?

What is special about Heliski Valgrisenche

The Heliski adventures in this stunning Alpine region in the Aosta Valley go back to 1982. The geographic isolation, guaranteed snow and the almost endless potential of powder runs are the reasons, why the valley is famous around the whole world. High peaks up to 3800m and descents with a vertical drop from up to 2100vm do not leave anything to be desired.

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 in Valgrisenche?

The best time for Heliski Valgrisenche

The valley surprises with a extraordinary guarantee for snow. The area gets repeatedly rich snowfalls from the west and the south. From December to end of April you will often encounter here the desired powder snow. In spring you will have perfect 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.