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Heliski in Aosta Valley

Heliski in Aosta Valley offers a wide range of opportunities from intermediate to advanced skiers/riders. More than 50 landing spot located in different valleys from Cervinia, Zermatt, Gressoney and Courmayeur, La Thuile and the amasing Valgrisenche, the so called “Italian Canada”.

The best period for Heliski is from half of December to mid May and the choice of the place and flight numbers is fit for your needs: from one to four flights/day, from one to three days of flights, Heliski + Freeride combo on the lift or touring (with skins) to live wonderful days on the snow surrounded by the most beautiful mountains of the world: the Alps.

UIAGM mountain guides, guarantee of safety and professionality, will bring you in this adventure.

Group of 4 persons, 5 in Valgrisenche

heliski chamonix

In the programs below you can read in brakets the above sea level reached and the drop meters.

 

Cervinia Program

Chateau des Dames (3350, 1400) Cherillon (3200, 1250), Colle del Breuil (3281, 1330), Petit Tournalin (3207, 1200), Tete de Valpelline (slope to Zermatt, 3850, 2200).
The last signed is an amazing slope on glaciers with powder-snow which allow you to have a trip around Her Majesty The Matterhorn near the Ovest and North face. The trip ends at Zermatt and we’llcome back to Italy with lift.

1 heli lift: € 210/person
2 heli lifts: € 380/person
Tete de Valpelline: € 300/person
Chateau des Dames (o Cherillon) + Tete de Valpelline combo: € 410/person

 

Zermatt Program: Monte Rosa da Zermatt

4.450 Mt, the heightest European Heliski with a great slope on the longest and fantastic glacier.
We start the trip from Cervinia and take-off from Zermatt at 10 AM to Silbergsatel (Monte Rosa).
Slope to Zermatt through the Monte Rosa glacier: the Grenzgletscher (ca. 16 Km).
Come back to Cervinia with lift from Switzerland. 2800 meters of drop.

€ 370 Euro/person

 

Courmayeur

We fly at the foot of Monte Bianco for a unique experience.
Different slopes on Miage Glacier, Lex Blanche, Aiguille de l’Aigle, Petit Mont Blanc, Mont Fortin from 1000 to 1600 meters of drop/flight.

1 heli lift: 200 Euro/pax
2 heli lift: 355 Euro/pax
3 heli lift: 495 Euro/pax

For hard freeriders there’s the option to land at Piton des Italien and from here reach Mont Blanc summit with skins and then go down to Chamonix. This takes 3800 meters of difference in height.

€ 850/person. Max 2 person.

 

Valgrisenche

This valley, also known as Intalian Canada, is a little world apart. All the valley is available for heliski activity. Generous snowfall and fresh snow are daily.

Feluma (3210, 1500), Giasson (3215, 1500), Ormelune (3270, 1550), Plontaz (2850, 1000), Rabuigne (3200, 1400), Chateau Blanc (3400, 1900), Ruitor (3486, 1600), Grande Traversière (3500, 1200).

1 heli lift: € 230/person (with 5 persons)
2 heli lift: € 400/person (with 5 persons)
3 heli lift: € 580/person (with 5 persons)

Gressoney

Colle del Lys (Monte Rosa) with his different and wide slope among gorgeous mountains and amazing view (4300, 2700). Slope to Zermatt through the Grentsgletcher or to Gressoney through the lost valley.

€ 300/person

Porta Nera (3750, 2100) Landing at the foot of Polluce, slope down the Schwarze glacier on a blue sérac sea. We ski on a north face exposure so we have powder for long period. This wide glacier give the opportunity to ha a wide range of choices.

€ 290/person

 

La Thuile*

Monte Miravidi (3066, 1000), Monte Ouille (3100, 1100), Monte Freduaz (3000, 1500), Testa del Ruitor (3486, 1100mt verso l’Italia 2200mt verso la Francia)

Landing on the Ruitor with a full view on the Matterhorn, Mont Bianc, Grand Combin, Monte Rosa and Val D’Isere.

  • The first choice is to go down into La Thuille on an easy glacier and down to the falls zone. Here it’s possible to take a video on the helicopter because there’s no way out if the condition of the snow aren’t execellent.
  • The second choice is to go down in France through a long valley with medium slope in a wild place far from ski-lifts. We ski near mountain pasture and among little villages we arrive at Le Moroir village. From here we take a taxi and come back to the La Rosière ski-lift to Italy.

Contact Roberto for more information

* sorry if some rates are not present, but we’re working to define them.
** the price includes helicopter lift, the UIAGM mountain guide and avalanche kit (A.R.V.A., shovel and probe). Skipass and ABS (mandatory) are NOT included. It’s possible to rent ABS at the cost of € 20.