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Winter 2017 Season Highlights
25/10/2017 12:11pm

First off, we couldn’t have pulled off such a great winter Heli-Ski season without our incredible team and the local community that supports us and has been involved in making the 2017 Winter season a huge success! 

As always, we welcomed back many of our returning guests and enjoyed exploring some incredible new terrain between Queenstown, Wanaka and Mt Cook. Looking back, we think it's safe to say that the 2017 Heli-ski season was full of epic conditions, right up until Spring and some pretty cool stories to tell. 

The season may have ended but we're already looking towards next winter with heaps of exciting plans, so watch this space - Until then though, here's a quick re-cap of our highlights...


We had some pretty cool guests...

Harris Mountains Heli Ski Queenstown Wanaka Mount Cook Barton Lynch
 

Back in July, we took World Surf League Champ and all round nice guy, Barton Lynch and his family out on an unforgettable day in the Buchanan's where Barton's hype levels kept the team crushing during a bluebird powder day.

 Watch the video on Facebook


Snow, Sun & Rock n' Roll...

Harris Mountains Heli Ski Queenstown Wanaka Mount Cook Client Liaison

Client Liaison

 "It was simply huge."

Tom Tilley, bass player of the Australian band Client Liaison, went heli-skiing with us mid-season and came back speechless!

 Check out Tom's Interview


 Don't let the boys have all the fun...  Women's Heli-Ski!
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Women's Heli-Ski trip!

This winter we launched our Women's Heli-Ski Package with Oakridge Resort - Click here to have a read of what our groups thought of the trip and how they are already planning next year’s trip!


Mountain Romance

Harris Mountains Heli Ski Queenstown Wanaka Mount Cook Mountain Wedding

Romance was in the air this season when Kahli and Leo got married and celebrated their special day with a heli-skiing wedding ceremony on top of
the mountain!


Mountain Safety First

Harris Mountains Heli Ski Queenstown Wanaka Mount Cook Mountain Safety

Mountain Safety Day 

Chief guide Mark Sedon led eight of our senior guides deep into the mountains for a thorough hands-on safety training day.

Check out our interview and find out how to use a ski anchor for a potential rescue action. 


What’s Next?

As always, the HMH crew will be spread far and wide across the globe this summer.

To name a few, our Chief Guide, Mark Sedon is off to the Antarctic peninsula for some guided ski touring trips over the next few months. Also, our Senior Guide Roger Kingston, will be heading back to the Himalayas where he continues his passion for Heli-Ski guiding with Himachal Heli-Skiing.

Read more about some of our guides in a recent interview we did with them…

Introducing the Harris Mountains Heli-Ski Guides.

Harris Mountains Heli Ski Queenstown Wanaka Mount Cook Guides 

If this isn’t enough for you then stay tuned to our Be Inspired Blog and we’ll keep you posted with any cool stories our guides feedback from around the globe!

Address:
19 Shotover Street,
Cnr Shotover and Camp St,
Queenstown.
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