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Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing

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2nd time Fabulous Again!

Need some lucky stars to have an epic experience and on day 2, that happened! Powder, terrain... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2018
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Unbelievably Amazing Experience for a Heli-Ski Neophyte

We were walk-ins and fortunate enough to be hooked up with a great group of people. I think that... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
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At Selkirk Tangiers, our guests, friends and employees have come to expect nothing but the best after 40+ years of powder skiing and snowboarding in Revelstoke, BC. STHS founder Peter Schlunegger, a fourth generation Swiss Mountain Guide, introduced...more
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2100 Oak Drive, Revelstoke, British Columbia V0E 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed with my experience with this company ... We are expert skiers who have been paired with a beginner group. Our day comes down to waiting: just 2500 m of altitude in one day. The others in the group were losing their skis and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank etienne d
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This was my fourth heli-ski trip, each time having skied with a different operator (Helitrax, Mica Heli, and Silverton). While Selkirk Tangiers put us on the best snow mother nature can serve-up, their on mountain operations kept us blue-balled the entire day. Our group of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Inspiration756270
SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thanks for your feedback, we appreciate the detail you've provided about your trip and apologize for the lengthy delay in responding to your post. We're sorry to hear that your group had some unfortunate delays on account of group logistics during the day. We've taken...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018

Need some lucky stars to have an epic experience and on day 2, that happened! Powder, terrain, guides, fellow group and weather resulted in a fantastic experience! Unforgettable! Great operation, although 'overly' thorough with their safety training. Better safe than sorry, especially newbies. Can't find...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thanks for the positive feedback, sorry to hear that you experienced mechanical issues on your first day. Glad we were able to make it an enjoyable experience for the rest of your time with STHS. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed December 31, 2017

We were walk-ins and fortunate enough to be hooked up with a great group of people. I think that the better matched the group skill wise the more likely to have an amazing experience. The staff was helpful, thoughtful, attentive, and patient with questions and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2018

Thanks FBAGoddess, your feedback is appreciated and we're glad you had an enjoyable experience! You're correct, building homogeneous groups for our clients can be a big challenge, but is one we work tirelessly at to ensure our operation runs smoothly for guests as well as...More

Reviewed June 27, 2017

The food amazing and I love my food, they cater for dietary needs, the staff about 20 for 33 guests all great, massages, streach classes in the mornings, the people you meet and how you bond so quickly, they do a fabulous job and I...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Louise B
SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2017

Thanks Louise B for the kind words, glad you enjoyed your time (and your meals!!) at STHS and we look forward to seeing you back in Revelstoke again.

Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Came with 3 buddies, all of us expert riders. Our lead guide was Eric. From the get go, the vibe was not exactly what we were hoping for. Very serious and almost pretentious in a way. Felt like we were being treated like beginners. Our...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 2, 2017

Me and three other buddies went in early February. The night before we went to the ski shop and got hooked up with powder gear, which is included in the price. The next morning, got very lucky with conditions, bluebird after about 8" of fresh...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2017

Thanks Ryan for the awesome, thorough review! We always love hearing how our clients' day(s) in the field have gone, and it sounds like you and your buds had an awesome one. We also hope this won't be a once in a lifetime opportunity -...More

Reviewed February 26, 2017

Ok so it was.... ok. Here's the positives: 1) Free ski rentals. If you're going for multiple days its a great way to try out different skis. This was actually a surprise for me. I expected to have to pay for the skis. So bonus....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

Thanks for your thorough feedback, we appreciate the positive and the negative points you've made and are truly sorry to hear that your heliski experience with STHS didn't quite meet the pre-trip expectations we provided you with. We'd be happy to address your concerns directly...More

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

We were on a day copter trip yesterday. Excellant guide Bob and his backup Nick. Bob spent a lot of time with us on Avi beacon training, Mtn training with an eye to safety at all times. Buddy up and Tree Well safety. A tree...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2017

Thanks Peter B for your feedback and for sharing your experiences from the STHS heliski package you took part in. We responded to a terrible accident on the day you've mentioned, one that we hope never to replicate. We appreciate you mentioning our attention to...More

Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

15 friends in 3 groups of 5, 3 days skiing in resort, 3 days heli skiing....what a great adventure. Fabulous combination of hero skiing on mellow open pitches coupled with some fabulous tree skiing and steep pitches, great variety. Delicious varied picnic lunches on the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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SelkirkTangiers, Guest Relations Manager at Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2017

Thanks so much for your thorough, positive feedback. Sounds like you guys were able to make the most out of your stay with us! We hope to see you all back at STHS in the future.

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jshMaryland
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Hi there, thanks for your question. In essence, skiers/boarders need to be strong intermediates and capable of handling variable conditions (ie. either deep or shallow powder, wind-packed snow, etc.) in a broad range of... More
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