Yearly Archives: 2012

December 2012 Heliski News

December News New developments this month include a brand new Salomon Freeski TV episode featuring Last Frontier, a side by side comparison of our two bases of operation and pre-season check-in with the guides training at Bell 2 Lodge. The Last Frontier – Salomon Freeski TV … Continue reading

Guides Training – Heli Skiing Safety

As the start of our heliski season approaches next week, our heli skiing guides are busy honing their snow safety and rescue skills. This rigorous one week session involves our entire guiding crew for our two bases of operation: Bell 2 Lodge … Continue reading

Heli Skiing Terrain – Last Frontier Heliskiing Run Maps

With over 850 heli skiing slopes in an area that is a quarter the size of Switzerland, finding fresh powder is never much of a challenge. This vast tenure is shared amongst a maximum of 36 guests at Bell 2 … Continue reading

Heli Skiing Operation – December Photo Update

The official start to our heliski season isn’t for another two weeks, but already the snow is piling up at one of our two heli skiing operations – Bell 2 Lodge. These photos illustrate that, even at a modest elevation … Continue reading

Heliskiing Helicopters – Getting Ready for a New Heli Skiing Season

With just over two weeks until the start of our 18th heli skiing season, it’s time to position our heliskiing helicopters. They originate from the spotless hangers of Capitale Hélicoptère in Quebec City. This year we are pleased to announce … Continue reading

December Heli Skiing Snow Report with Worldwide Snowpack Comparison

Last Frontier Heliskiing is reporting 270 cm of snow in the Alpine. Click through to see how that compares to worldwide ski resorts. Continue reading

November 2012 Heliski News

November News This month we roll out the full version of our 2013 heliski video, take a look at our latest photo gallery and provide an update of the local snow conditions. It’s Here – 2013 Go Beyond Video [Full Version] After all the teasers, we are … Continue reading

Heliski T-Shirts

With less than six weeks to go until the 2013 heliski season begins, preparations are being made to stock our ski and snowboard shop. Available exclusively to our heliskiing and heliboarding guests, the ski shop offers a range of branded … Continue reading

The Making of a Heliski Video

When we plan a photo shoot, we are looking to showcase the operation in the best possible way. We want amazing conditions, killer snow, a good group to ski with, no issues with weather, a cool guide that’s gonna get … Continue reading

October 2012 Heliski News

October 2012 heliski news from Last Frontier Heliskiing. Continue reading

September 2012 Heliski News

September 2012 heliski news update from Last Frontier Heliskiing. Continue reading

Heliskiing Events: World Heli Challenge Days Away

Contestants are still signing up to compete mere days before kickoff at the biggest annual heliskiing event south of the equator. Just recently, snowboarding phenoms Antti Autti, JJ Thomas, and extreme skier Sandra Lahnsteiner have been penciled in for participation … Continue reading

Heliskiing in BC: Who flies the chopper?

Byron Wells is an up-and-coming freeskier from New Zealand. At age twenty, he’s already been competing internationally for four years. Doggedly pursuing his big brother Jossi’s success on the slopes, Byron seemed poised to finally overtake his sibling after getting … Continue reading

Heliski Fitness: Staying fit in the off-season

Ever dust off the skis after they’ve spent all summer in the garage? Your heart picks up its pace as your mind conjures images of crystal clear skies, untouched knee-high powder, and the ridge you’re about to crest as you … Continue reading

Finding Cheap Heliskiing Gear: Summer Is Good For Something

If you’re a dedicated heliskier and backcountry enthusiast in North America, there’s nothing like the long, hot, humid days of summer to foul up your mood. The first snowfall is still a few months away, and there’s no way you … Continue reading