A day spent with Harris Mountain Heliski

1/8/2016 | Posted in Discover Queenstown

All winter long snow enthusiast flock to Queenstown, all in search for the fresh untouched powder we have become so well known for.

Look no further than Harris Mountain Heliski. Skip the ques as you fly above in search of that infamous untouched terrain and have the chance to experience (and master) some of the most challenging back country conditions.

Privy to the choice of hundreds of peaks across eleven mountain ranges, a day spent with HMH means you will enjoy complimentary transfers to and from your accommodation, a gourmet alpine buffet lunch and upon request, a full video to immortalise your adventure.

HMH have become known as New Zealand’s most experienced and trusted company over the 38 years they have been successfully operating. If you aren’t the most experienced skier/boarder don’t be put off, they cater for all skill levels. HMH have compiled an ability quiz for you to find out which of the four skill categorises you fit into to make sure you get the most out of your experience.

If setting your own pace, riding wherever you like and having a trip tailored specifically to match your requirements sounds like a bit of you? Then you will definitely enjoy the freedom a Private Charter offers. Private Charters offer ultimate flexibility with the whole experience designed to reflect the exclusive desires of your group.

There are several factors that can affect your experience and HMH have considered them all, don’t worry they have you covered! If bad weather precludes flying you can easily reschedule for the next day, so make sure you are able to have some flexibility with your activities calendar. If you are on your final run of the day and decide you want more, just ask the team at HMH and they can sort out few extra runs for you.

Harris Mountain Heli ski are the pioneers of heli-skiing in New Zealand – our own Andy Salek, Staysouth CEO has been an integral part of the HMH team for 25 years as both a Senior Guide and Assistant Ops Manager. Contact the Staysouth Concierge team for further information.