HeliSkiing.com is here to bring you the best of mountain powder helicopter skiing and extraordinary powder snowboarding destinations. Journey to some of the best locations around the world, including spectacular snowcat and powder skiing at one of the hottest, most private locations in North America, Mica Heli Skiing Guides.
Mica Heliskiing is 100% small group heliskiing – operating three “semi-private” groups of four guests in one A-Star helicopter and one “private” group of four in a second Bell 407 helicopter. Only 16 people and a quarter million acres of terrain on the western slope of the BC Rockies. “When skiing, riding or touring in small groups of four, guest can access a much wider variety of terrain, tailored to what their individual group desires, intermediate to expert. No waiting, no jockeying for first tracks, we take you to the goods!” says Darryn Shewchuk, Mica Heli Guides Director of Marketing.
Mica Heli Guides can be defined as: Unquestionably the best ski terrain on the planet!
100% small ski groups, a 4:1 guest to guide ratio and a maximum capacity of 16 guests!
Deep Dry Powder. Consistently high quality powder all season, from early December through the end of April!
Forget down days! The unique weather patterns at Mica result in an enviable record for the number of days skied each year. Over the last 7 years Mica has averaged only 1.5 down days a season, that’s less than 2% down time!
An excellent safety record. Mica only uses experienced mountain helicopter pilots and HeliCat Canada approved guides!
Powerful, A-Star and Bell 407 mountain helicopters ideally suited for small group heli skiing and able to safely access terrain that larger helicopters cannot. All of Mica's helicopters are maintained to the highest possible standards and are flown by high hour pilots with accident free records!
Quick access to both tree skiing and open alpine terrain! Many of Mica's classic heli skiing runs are less than a two minute flight from the lodge!
An intimate backcountry lodge situated high above beautiful Kinbasket Lake offering one of the most stunning views in the world. With gourmet dining, two outdoor hot tubs, massage facilities and stretch classes you’ll be well rested and ready for to take on the worlds deepest diest powder!