points north heli-adventures Overview
Points North Heli is the only heli skiing operation utilizing the eastern side of the Chugach Mountains. The past two decades, the Chugach Range has proven to be the premier destination for helicopter skiing. Our base location in Cordova is 40 miles from Valdez and allows us to provide you with a 'private' playground in our backyard, conveniently only accessed by PNH. We easily and often explore unshared and new terrain, catering to the intermediate level recreational skier to the world-class athlete.
Points North Heli-Adventures is the only heli skiing operation utilizing the eastern side of the Chugach Mountains. With over 1,500 square skiable miles available out the front door, there is more terrain than one could ski or ride in a lifetime.
- Member of the US Heli Ski Association
- Featured in the last 10 Warren Miller films
- Heli-accessed ski touring program
- No hotels or motels or driving to meet your aircraft each day. Your aircraft are parked in front of your bedroom window.
- 85 percent client return rate
|Annual Snowfall:||More than 600 inches|
|Exclusive Terrain:||250 square miles|
|Non-Exclusive Terrain:||1,500-plus square miles|
|Price Range:||$5,275, all-inclusive: meals, lodging and four heli-hours (no run or vertical limit).|
|Seasonal Dates:||02/10/13 - 04/27/13|
|Years in Business:||15, family owned and operated.|
|Types of Helicopters:||Three A-Star B2 Helicopters|
|Guarantees and refund policies:||Due to unpredictable weather in Alaska, we do not offer you a run guarantee or vertical package rate. PNH charges a four heli-hour (the time you are in the aircraft which is generally equivalent to three days of 8-12 runs per day). In the event "no fly days" occur, you will receive a credit of 50% of your unused flight reservation fee.|
|Down Day Activity:||Resort skiing at Mt. Eyak, heli-accessed ski touring, sea-kayaking, snowmobiles, boats to take you fishing, ice climbing, snowshoe tours, adventure hikes, and glacier tours.|
|Nearest Airport:||Cordova, Alaska|
|Nearest Town:||Cordova, Alaska|
|Lodging Amenities/Availability:||State-of-the-art lodge with private heli-port located directly on the waters edge. Meals are included and our chef specializes in fine cuisine. The lodge offers wireless Internet access, sauna, massage and laundry.|
|Local Bars||Alaskan Bar, The Reluctant Fisherman, The Anchor Bar and the Powder House|
|Local Restaurants||Alaskan Bar, The Reluctant Fisherman, The Anchor Bar and the Powder House|
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