Arctic Heliskiing

First descents, uncharted territory and midnight skiing are all waiting for you in this unique trip to Iceland.

Arctic Heliskiing

First descents, uncharted territory and midnight skiing are all waiting for you in this unique trip to Iceland.
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 3 reasons to choose Arctic Heliskiing:

  1.  A once in a lifetime opportunity to make first descents and help name runs in Iceland’s largely untouched ski area.
  2.  Heli-ski a huge range of terrain, even ending runs at the ocean edge!
  3.  Stay in a traditional Icelandic Lodge complete with spa facilities and resident chef.

Make first descents of Iceland’s expansive ski area

Arctic Heliskiing’s next season is dedicated to finding terrain and runs never touched before by skis or snowboard. You are invited to be part of a team of explorers on an epic adventure with a variety of 4 or 6 day packages.

Throughout your trip you can expect to make first descents of Iceland’s expansive ski area, help name runs, and encounter completely untouched peaks and powder, all under the expert professional leadership of Arctic Heliskiing’s expert guides. By using their exclusive helicopter, Arctic Heliskiing’s programs give you access to over 4000 square kilometres of breath taking Arctic terrain, with trips suiting skiers of all ability. Positioned just below the Arctic Circle, with mountains rising out of the sea, the terrain has it all. Iceland’s wide open glaciers, narrow corridors, and the potential for you to ski all the way down to the ocean, delivers a unique ski experience.

Raven Hill Lodge in Ski Valley provides a luxurious base

The Icelandic season starts in February, with Arctic Heliskiing offering 4 and 6 day programs for semi-private groups of 8 to 12, or private trips, with exclusive use of their Helicopter, for smaller groups of 4 to 8. Dumps of snow continue until well into June, creating an environment for excellent corn skiing, and deep powder runs.

Located on the site of a Viking settlement from 850AD, Raven Hill Lodge in Ski Valley provides you a rustic yet luxurious base for the week, situated bang in the middle of Northern Iceland’s best ski terrain, with the closest runs a mere 3 minutes away. You will stay in traditional style cabins, enjoy the lodge’s spa, sauna and exercise facilities before spending the evening kicking back in your very own hot tub overlooking the valley below. With all food prepared by Arctic Heliskiing’s resident chef, you will experience the finest in Icelandic cuisine. Throw in amazing views of the Northern lights, regular volcanic activity, and midnight sun, you will be sure to find Iceland an incredible and unique skiing destination.


Western Europe
Mountain Range
Ski Resort
Accomm. Type
Suited For
Solo Travelers
$$ - Medium
Meal Plans
Full Board
Room Type
Single Bed Room
Double Bed Room
Twin Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
Internet Wifi
Hot Tub
Avalanche Trainings
Table tennis
Services offered
Ski Rental
Snowboard Rental
Safety Equipment Rental
Airport Transfer
Ability Level
Dominant Terrain Type
Open Terrain
Steep Terrain
Tree Runs
Average Annual Snowfall
10 meter/year - 15 meter/year
Snow Pack
Crowd Factor
Explorer Level
Value for Money
Surfing or Skiing/Snowboarding
A well oiled operation
by Tim on September 13, 2016
Everything went super smoothly. You can notice that JB has tons of experience in Heliski. Skiing and views were incredible.… Read more
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