Tag Archive: Heli Skiing in Canada

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When is the perfect time to go heli skiing in Canada?

We’re regularly asked by our prospective guests when the best time to heli ski is.  It’s a very good question and we decided to help answer it in a series of two articles, offering our insight into when the best time is to heli ski, firstly in Canada and later, in Alaska. As Mother Nature becomes […]

Posted by: Charlie Brooksbank

CMH Heli Skiing 2015 Advanced Booking – 50 Hour Promotion!

Book a new 2014/2015 CMH Heli-Skiing trip between 11th and 13th December 2013 and receive a $100 lodge credit per day*. We’re delighted to let you know about CMH Heli Skiing’s early booking promotion in honour of their 50th anniversary.  For 50 hours starting on 11th December 2013 at 3pm UK time, guests will receive […]

Posted by: Charlie Brooksbank

Pure Powder’s Resort Guide: Revelstoke

Location: In the heart of British Columbia, Revelstoke Mountain Resort is known for creating the longest vertical ski hill in North America, trumping Whistler in 2008 when their gondola was extended to 1,713 metres. From its logging town roots, it now attracts skiers and snowboarders searching for some serious powder. It also has a thriving […]

Posted by: Suzy Small

Pure Powder Round-Up of the UK’s only Heli Ski Tour 2013

Every November, the Pure Powder team set out around the UK with ski guides from CMH to spread the heli ski love. This year we travelled the country for 7 evenings meeting 350 powder enthusiasts, drinking quite a few bottles of beer and handing out prizes courtesy of Ellis Brigham, Atomic, Surefoot and Arc’teryx. CMH […]

Posted by: Suzy Small

Countdown to heli skiing in the Bugaboos

Many thanks to our longtime guest Craig M for writing this blog for us! Hopefully it will get some of you as excited for the coming ski season as he is (and as we are…) It’s November in London and I am peering out the office window to what can only be described as an […]

Posted by: Claire Matheson

Pure Powder and CMH Heli Skiing in the FT

CMH Heli Skiing and Pure Powder recently featured in the Financial Times travel section- read about us below! ‘Chris Davenport, one of North America’s best-known extreme skiers, is to host what will be a dream trip for enthusiasts. The 10-day heli-ski trip, starting March 21 next year, will be based at Canadian Mountain Holidays’ remote […]

Posted by: Claire Matheson

Long-range snow forecast for Heli Skiing in Canada for the 2013-2014 season

It’s that time of year again – the flip flops have been put away and we’re looking forward to getting back into our snow bubble.  Although I do have a degree in Geography I’m no meteorologist, so we’re relying on the  professional to look into their crystal ball to see what snow gifts Mother Nature […]

Posted by: Charlie Brooksbank

Take Flight with CMH Heli Skiing this winter – Join us on our November UK tour

We can tell you endless ski stories of guests returning enraptured by CMH’s unique heli ski terrain in British Columbia or talk about our own trips to the powder. But sometimes it’s just nice to come and form your own opinion. Which is why we host our UK Heli Ski tour every November visiting cities […]

Posted by: Suzy Small

CMH Heli Skiing – Telegraph Travel

      Telegraph Travel recently published an article entitled ’13 ski and snowboard must-dos before you die’. The who’s who of skiing bucket lists – and No. 2 was CMH Heli Skiing! ‘On the glaciers, in the trees, up your nose and down your pants – lacing turns through endless fluffy powder is a […]

Posted by: Claire Matheson

Pure Powder’s Resort Guide: Banff

Location: Located in the picturesque National Park, Banff is in Alberta, Canada. Named by the President of the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1884, he named it after Banffshire in Scotland, his hometown. With one of the longest ski seasons in North America, Banff accesses over 8,000 acres of ski terrain. With the Tri Area ski pass, […]

Posted by: Suzy Small