If you’re looking for freeriding heaven, British Columbia is it. This western most province of Canada is known for legendary champagne powder, world class lodges, some of the best heli-skiing in the world, and of course, epic skiing and snowboarding almost everywhere. British Columbia is often featured in freeriding movies because this is one of the few places in the world where spectacular landscapes and fantastic snow conditions can be found almost everywhere. Some consider British Columbia to be the ultimate skiing or riding destination, a place that everyone should visit once, but you’ll probably want to return every year.
Throughout most of the southern region of British Columbia you’ll find range after range of mountains and some of the tallest peaks in North America. In this region you can count on always having deep powder, with an annual snowfall average of around 10 meters and as much as 15 meters in some places. Although it’s often called a skier’s Mecca, British Columbia is vast and untracked in most places and you can count on few crowds and visiting slopes covered in virgin snow. The terrain in British Columbia is diverse so every type of rider and skier will find something to play on, including open terrain, steeps, tree runs, cliffs for dropping, and long glacier descents.
This Canadian region is one of our most popular destinations and we have loads of trips to choose from so you’re sure to find something perfect for you. Our ski trips in British Columbia include heli-skiing and snowcat skiing with some of the best people in the business. Many of the ski trip operators like to make sure that you have the ultimate skiing or riding experience, by only taking small groups out so that you
can have specialized attention and no worries about crowds. Our ski trips in British Columbia are perfect for every level from beginner to pro, with lots of options for intermediate, advanced, and pro skiers and riders. We also have a variety of trip types suited for families, couples, solo travelers, groups, and of course, for adventurous people and those who like to party on their ski trip.
In British Columbia there is also a huge variety of accommodation types, some to suit every budget, but almost everywhere in the region you’ll find that the classic rustic ski-lodge atmosphere is always held true whether in a luxurious chalet or a no-frills lodge. Due to the remote location of many of the lodges offered with our trips, you could say that British Columbia is the perfect place for those skiers and snowboarders that want an escape, because you’ll feel like you’ve left the world behind. There are also trips located in popular mountain villages, where there is plenty of off-slope entertainment for the evenings. LUEX also provides ski trips in British Columbia with a range of amenities, some with luxurious touches like spas, saunas, and massage services, and others with just the basics.
In British Columbia, the sky is the limit, and even that might seem limitless when you’re flying with some of the best heli-skiing companies in the world. In this region you have almost infinite options, from choosing the perfect trip, to choosing the perfect lines to ski or ride. No matter what you choose, this is the place to come to experience backcountry skiing and riding at its best.