Heli Ski in the Great Powder of Haines.
A new wave in Alaska heli skiing adventure. You will be heli skiing on top of the world based in a charming Alaskan town. The picture says it all...
Price from US$5,700.
Why Heliski Here:
- Better and more consistent weather than Valdez and other locations.
- Fantastic steep terrain all easily accessible.
- Presence of tree skiing meaning you can fly and heli ski when others can’t.
- Backup cat skiing.
- Haines is a really quaint town compared to other heli ski towns in AK.
- You can be guided by Kent Kreitler himself.
|TRIP LENGTH :||7 days|
|SUMMARY ITINERARY :||Guests arrive in Haines by air, or sea from Juneau at the site and are accommodated at Fort Seward Lodge where they will be welcomed with gourmet food. Days 2 to 7 will be spent heli skiing in the great powder of Haines. You will be doing 7 days heli skiing, with 70,000 feet guaranteed in small groups of 4 with cat skiing backup.|
|PRICE FROM :||$5,700|
|ACCESS POINT :||Getting there is going to be half the fun!
You will firstly need to fly into Seattle, then onto Juneau (there are regular flights on Alaska Airlines). Then take a quick Alaska Seaplanes flight to Haines (35 minutes, from Juneau or Anchorage). Alternatively, you can take a ferry to Haines from either Juneau or Seattle. The ferry is 4.5 hours, and travels through the longest and deepest fjord in North America. Beautiful, a must do as a traveler at least one way.
|PRE/POST SKIING :||Alyeska, Girdwood (near Anchorage) or if passing through Seattle, you could whip up to Whistler for a few days.|
|INCLUSIONS & ACCOMODATION:
|DEPOSIT :||A 25% deposit is required to confirm your spot.|
|FULL PAYMENT :||The balance of your reserved package is due 60 days prior to the commencement of your package.|
|REFUNDS :||There will be no cash refunds unless the operator was unable to provide for the guided skiing service you purchased. If you do not fly because of a mechanical breakdown or the operator decides to shut down for safety for more than the length of your stay then refunds will be issued.|
|VERTICAL :||1 Hobbs which will get you 20-24 runs or about 70,000 vertical feet|