Southern Lakes Heliski

Fri, 23rd June at 4:29 p.m.

Opening 7 January

Weather Conditions

0°C, Cloudy

Cloudy periods over the weekend, a few spots of rain developing in the evening with snow down to 800 metres. Northwesterly developing during the day with a Southwesterly due to hit on Sunday.

Road Conditions & Traffic


We don't do roads. Chain fitting is not an option when you heli.

Snow Conditions

Average depth of 20cm

Cold temps are bringing freezing levels down to 900m. 8cm fell over the past 48hrs in the backcountry with more on the way over the weekend.

Last snowfall was 8cm on Wed, 14th Jun

Events and Terrain Park Info

With the MOST terrain in the Southern Lakes we have something for everyone! Come and join us this 2017 season and ALWAYS get fresh tracks out in some of the BEST terrain that New Zealand has to offer!!!

Lifts & Facilities

If you want to Heliski or Heliboard in the Southern Lakes Region comprising of Queenstown and Wanaka New Zealand then Southern Lakes Heliski is the obvious choice with Over 30 years in the industry and quite simply by far the most terrain options of any other operator in the Southern Lakes, boasting 85000 sq/km+ of terrain across 11 different mountain ranges and offering in excess of 600 potential runs, including Glacier Skiing options and the highest terrain available in the region. Southern Lakes Heliski has exclusive access to the amazing Clarke Glacier located in the Forbes mountain range which also includes exclusive access to the Highest elevation Heliski terrain available in Queenstown or Wanaka of Mt Head at 2585 Meters. The scenery is breath taking, viewed from B2, and B3 helicopters, skillfully piloted, its an exhilarating way to view our amazing mountain environment.

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