Heliski is a lot f people s dream. Experiencing a helicopter flight, reaching the mountain top, going down skiing or snowboarding, admiring landscapes hard to reach These are the feelings that you will experience.
...by helicopter are really various and the off piste downhills in La Thuile are countless. The Rutor is the higher top in the ski area, with his 3480 meters. Skiing on the immaculate slopes looking for the best snow surely is an unforgettabl e experience.
Heliski is a high mountain activity that requires a good physical form. For every ski descent the assistance of an Alpine Guide is mandatory or, where there isn t any alpine issue, the assistance of a ski teacher. The requested level is of a skier with good experience red run or higher.
The airbag backpack, the ARTVA, the shovel and the probe are mandatory safety equipment, as well as the harness on glacier.
In case of bad weather the heliski activity will be canceled.
Expert pilots with great experience will will accompany you during your adventure, flying AS 350 B3 Ecureuil helicopters that can carry 4 people the guide or the ski teacher.
All the alpine guides an d ski teachers must be in regulation with the registration to ski schools or to the guide register. A picture of their valid license must be sent before the beginning of the activity. All the alpine guides and ski teachers that will take part in heliski a ctivities must have accomplished the task specialist heliski course for being able to perform operations with helicopters. The course will be held by the Starworksky helicopter society in a location to define.