Base elevation: 1450 m
Highest point: 3350 m

Pistes km: 160
Longest run: 1550 vm

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

Group size Heliski: 4 pat.

International Airport:
Geneva GVA, Torino TRN

LA THUILE HELISKIING

The small village La Thuile in the Italian Aosta Valley has always been an important connection point for the French Tarentaise Valley. Our heliski area reaches from Ruitor on 3.480m to Courmayeur and the Mont Blanc massif. The area allows to experience a distinctive and extensive heliski program and makes the heat beat faster even for experienced heliskiers. Descents to the French side towards La Rosiere are also possible from some landing places.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Heliski La Thuile - why is the powder adventure worth it?

What’s special about Heliskiing La Thuile

Our heliski area reaches from Ruitor on 3.480m to Courmayeur and the Mont Blanc massif. The area allows to experience a distinctive and extensive heliski program and makes the heart beat faster even for experienced heliskiers. Descents to the French side towards La Rosiere are also possible from some landing places. Almost every spot in the area offers a unique panoramic view to the Mont Blanc, Grand Combin and the Monte Rosa massif. The ski resort Espace San Bernardo La Thuile (I) and La Rosiere (F) with its over 160 piste kilometres is well known for a fully developed freeride area. Skiing days can be died away in first-class restaurants in La Thuile with a good bottle of wine.

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

General Information

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 La Thuile?

Use the winter – The time to visit

Southern and western accumulations transform the area already in the early days of the season into a real powder paradise. From mid-December to mid-March you will encounter the desired powder snow. Thanks to the heliskiing possibilities you can ski and snowboard here often until mid-April 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.