FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What level of skier do I need to be?
Valdez Heli-Ski Guides
offers packages for advanced and expert skiers and riders.
Clients must be able to confidently ski or ride the black-
diamond runs found at most ski areas and in deep powder
When is the best time to come?
At VHSG we operate dur-
ing Alaska’s peak ski season. Late February through March
supplies the deepest and driest powder. April provides excellent
powder conditions plus the longer days and more mild temper-
atures of spring. Late April and early May bring spring corn.
VHSG’s guides have
been handpicked for
their commitment to the
art of guiding. Comprised
of some of the most expe-
rienced heli-ski guides in
the country, our guides have all the necessary skills to take
you down our steepest, longest runs with confidence. In
addition, Valdez Heli-Ski Guides is a member of
Heliski US. Collectively, Heli-Ski US association
members work to help establish the highest
safety and operating standards in the helicopter
skiing industry in the United States.