Monthly Archives: January 2012

Heliskiing Prices: Get the best with our Vertical Drop Guarantee

Why would you pay a premium up front for skiing you may never get? This is the question we asked ourselves here at Last Frontier when we devised our heli ski price guide. Paying for more than you receive, in … Continue reading

Holiday Heliskiing: Why it’s Better than Riding Resorts

Resort skiing can be fun, and it has and always will be the perfect getaway destination for winter ski holidays, especially with the family. This is great for learning to teach the kids how to snow plough, indulging in some … Continue reading

Heliskiing Vacations – Top 5 Tips

When you come to ski with us at Last Frontier we want you to have the time of your life, so much so that by the time you leave you’re already planning your return trip! To ensure your heli ski … Continue reading

Heli Skiing Terrain: The Language of the Mountains

While you might not know (and probably don’t actually need to know) the difference between a fold mountain and a fault-block mountain, there are some specific terms, and mountain terminology you’ll hear used on heliskiing tours. Some are well known, … Continue reading

Heliskiing Vacations: Piste to powder and your skiing technique

As much as we would like everyone to be taking heliskiing tours, we are not afraid to say that they are not for novices. A certain level of skill and confidence is required for the terrain we will be skiing. … Continue reading

Heli-ski Safety – Using your transceiver

Following our earlier piece on heli-skiing safety where we looked at dealing with avalanches, here’s how we use transceivers. Here at Last Frontier we will provide all members of the group with transceivers, and we will always carry shovels and … Continue reading

Alaska Heli Skiing: How Nature Delivers BC’s Powder

Last Frontier offers two world-class heli ski locations: Bell 2 Lodge’s legendary terrain in the Skeena Mountains and the epic tree runs and glaciers of Ripley Creek’s playground in the Coast Mountains. With the Skeena Mountains boasting a record-breaking snow … Continue reading

Heliskiing trips and the Guides

For those of us fortunate enough to have been on heli ski trips, what sticks in our minds the most, after the incredible skiing and powder, are our guides. The guides with Last Frontier are those special people, who take … Continue reading

Best Heli Skiing in the World: Is anywhere better than BC?

Here at Last Frontier we think we have it pretty good, and without bias believe that British Columbia (BC) offers the best heli skiing in the world. To justify our viewpoint, let us take a look at some of the … Continue reading

January 2012 Heliski News

January News In this month’s news we take a closer look at our heliski location, introduce you to our new wine list and give you an update on the latest ski conditions.