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December 2012 Heliski News

December 24, 2012 Last Frontier Heliskiing

December 2012 Heli Skiing 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 Video
Following in the steps of our new 2013 Go Beyond Video, check out the recent collaboration with Salomon Freeski TV. The Salomon crew worked their way up the scenic coast of British Columbia to document Last Frontier’s unique heliski safari experience. Catch Cody Townsend and Chris Rubens laying down some incredible turns in our vast heliski area [ watch it here ].Salomon Freeski TV at Last Frontier Heliskiing

Ripley Creek vs. Bell 2 Lodge – The Inside Story
Having two unique heliski locations in the largest single heliski area in the world has its advantages. To help you decide which one fits best, we’ve put together a handy side by side comparison. [more here ]Heliski Lodge Comparison: Bell 2 Lodge vs Ripley Creek

Guides Training – December 2012
This time of the year it’s all about getting ready for the winter season. Over the past week our guides have been involved in rigorous safety and snow profiling exercises designed to keep you safe. Training includes:

  • Roping Techniques
  • Crevasse Rescue
  • Snow Science
  • Wilderness First AidGuides Training at Last Frontier Heliskiing

Check out our blog for more guides training updates [ here ] and latest snow conditions [ here ].

Wishing you a fun filled holiday season,