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Rk Heliski

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Third visit 2019

I have skied with RK three times now (last March 2019) while staying at Panorama and each time the... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2019
bradbowins
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Toronto, Canada
Wow.Just wow

3rd February 2019 is a date which will be etched on my mind forever. Amazing set up with friendly... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
Bob P
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For the past 43 winters, rk heliski has been sharing the magic of the Purcell Backcountry with skiers and snowboarders from far and wide. The rk Heliplex, home base of operations, is perfectly situated at Panorama Mountain Village, a short 20 minute...more
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2045 Greywolf Drive, Panorama, British Columbia V0A 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

I have skied with RK three times now (last March 2019) while staying at Panorama and each time the experience was excellent, twice on glaciers with perfect snow, and once tree-based. The guides are friendly and professional, nicely balancing safety and enjoyment. The preparation in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

3rd February 2019 is a date which will be etched on my mind forever. Amazing set up with friendly, professional staff who do their utmost to put you ate ease and make you feel welcome. Sign your waivers, get weighed, then tuck in to a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank Bob P
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

My husband and son did a five drop Heli ski experience with RK and absolutely loved it!! They had two great guides who they spoke very highly of Don and Nate. They had a brilliant time in not the best visibility conditions, but my 14...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank sarahlS6296TM
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Skied twice on two different occasions with my son and daughter. Sold the family farm to afford the experience. Worth every penny. Unfortunately due to the "luck of the draw" we did not experience glacier skiing, only in the tree terrain. Remember the saying "...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank PedroVid
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Our return visit to RK found the standard and service provided as excellent as our first some time before. Outstanding and helpful staff at every turn even if, for this visit, we were the village idiots. The attitude and friendly professionalism of the team cannot...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Owen J
Reviewed July 9, 2017

The outside railing by the lounge area is a VERY dangerous place. Railing posts are rotted off and someone is going to suffer a fall to their death if it is not fixed NOW!!!

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank D8007QJgordonm
Reviewed May 2, 2017

They did not take care of my belongings. Some of my personal belongings that had great value and importance to myself as well as a large dollar value were actually broken in the hands of the staff when I wasn't looking and they refused to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Anoneview
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a must do one in your life. Superb location and lodge for this. Everyone fantastic and really patient. One of my best ski experiences. Great to go to areas that can't be reached without a helicopter.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank GordonHamilton
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

After the 2nd visit, looking forward to the next one. As soon as you walk through the door it's all smiles and a great vibe. The staff, the guides, are all good people to be around. Very professional while being fun. Safety is a number...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 781BruceC
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Everyone at RK was great from start to finish. I was picked up in their van in Banff, which is a little bit of a haul but well worth the ride. They take their safety seriously and both guides, Andrew & Jacob (I think, sorry...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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