Valdez Heli Ski Guides Snowboarding

The 5th most popular snowboarding destination in Alaska.

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East of Valdez in the Chugach Mountains, the Valdez Heli Ski Guides provide guided backcountry snowboarding to a maximum altitude of 8,500 feet with a max vertical drop of 5,000 feet. A typical day is about 25,000 feet of vertical.

Valdez Heli Ski Guides is Alaska's first heli-skiing operation. The Chugach Mountains typically get an average of 1,000 inches of snow.

Note: Valdez Heli Ski Guides requires a minimum 7 day commitment.

Overall, Valdez Heli Ski Guides is the 5th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 7 snowboarding resorts in Alaska. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Valdez Heli Ski Guides including Mt Eyak Ski Area, Points North Heli-Adventures and Alaska Snowboard Guides.

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Local Contact(s):  Valdez Heli Ski Guides 907-835-4528.

Recommended Book:  "Snowboard Resort Guide 2016" from Chris Gill

Best Season:  Jan. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Hardcore

Base Camp:  Mountain Sky Hotel, Valdez

Reference Source:  click here http://www.valdezheliskiguides.com/

Date Published:  1/1/2016

Date Updated:  8/13/2016

ID:  20613