Luxury Heli Ski | Canada | Monashees

20 September 2017

Luxury Heli Ski | Canada | Monashees

The Monashees lodge is famous for epic tree-skiing in steep terrain where you can blast through powder in old growth forests by day, and relax and recoup on the rooftop hot tub by night. The lodge is built on the banks of the mighty Columbia River with epic panoramic views.

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THE SKIING

The Monashees boasts long, consistently steep tree skiing with deep, hugely reliable powder snow. As perhaps the most challenging of all the CMH areas the Monashees is recommend for experienced skiers only. The Monashees has 1487 sq km of skiable terrain and an average annual snowfall of 20 metres.

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Credit: Topher Donahue

THE PROPERTY

Set on the banks of the Columbia River, the Monashee lodge is the newest and largest in the CMH line-up with a stunning view over the lake and mountains (boasting probably the best rooftop hot-tub view you’ll ever find!)  The lodge has a capacity of 44 guests although non-skiers can also be accommodated.  Bedrooms are spacious and comfortable and configured as double, twin or single rooms. The individual bedrooms are simple with no telephones or TVs but do all have en-suite bathrooms with small baths as well as hairdryers in each room.  In terms of communal areas, there’s a sociable long granite bar and a cozy living room with a large open fireplace.  The high-ceilinged dining room has big windows onto the river and large communal tables for a relaxed dining experience.  Other amenities include sauna, hot tub, games room, small gym and climbing wall.

Features

46 guest rooms | Cosy lounge  | Dining room | Ski shop | Bar | Rooftop hot tub | Sauna | Steam room | Laundry room | Drying room | Climbing wall | Meeting room | Games room | Exercise room/fitness room | Table tennis | Massage | Wi-Fi through the lodge

Sleeping

20 x single rooms each with private bathroom
26 x twin rooms each with private bathroom

Staff

Experienced head chef
Pastry chef
AIGM Mountain guides
Helicopter pilot and maintenance crew
House manager and lodge staff

Location

The lodge is located in the Monashee and Selkirk mountains in British Columbia Canada and is accessible by road.  Guests are transported by bus from Calgary – the bus ride is 7 and a half hours.

Distance to Airport

Calgary (YYC):  7h 30mins 

Includes

Guaranteed amount of skiing
All accommodation & food
Ground transfers
Use of skis & safety gear
Services of ACMG or IFMGA guides

Excludes

Flights
Insurance

PRICES

5-day trip from £3,785 / 7-day trip from £5,900 per person - Each holiday is tailor-made, prices are dependant on your individual itinerary. Please call us on +44 1993 899 420 or contact us here, we'll introduce you to our Heli Ski Specialist who can help you plan your trip.

(These prices are based on indicative exchange rates and subject to change)