Wiegele Helicopter & Snowcat Skiing

Canada: British Columbia

The finest in service and luxury accommodation plus 1.2 Million acres of British Colombia backcountry with Wiegele Hellicopter and Snowcat skiing!

"British Columbia is the best place for backcountry skiing"

It's no secret that British Columbia is the place to be for a true backcountry skiing or board-riding experience. Since 1970 Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing has been the pinnacle of service and style, giving you the finest experience possible. Ideally located in BC's Cariboo and Monashee mountains, Wiegele's operation gives you access to 1.2 million acres of terrain. You'll find it all here: from forest glades with perfectly wind and sun protected snow to alpine glaciers with endless runs. The best part? This area receives more than 10 meters per year of this legendary dry champagne powder.

"Superb service and luxury accommodations"

While the skiing is first rate, the thing that really sets Wiegele Helicopter Skiing apart is the superb service and luxury accommodations. There are three unique lodging options for Wiegele patrons, the Blue River Heli Village, the Bavarian Estate, and the Albreda Lodge. At the Heli Village you will find gourmet meals at the Powder Max dining room complete with an award winning wine cellar and the Silver Buckle lounge, a perfect place to unwind at the end of a great day in the mountains. Guests will also find a fitness center, massage therapists, and plenty of shopping. At the Bavarian Estate, located across the lake from Heli Village, guests will enjoy more privacy, stone fireplaces, a private spa, and use of a private housekeeper. For those seeking the ultimate in luxury, the Albreda Lodge is the only place to be. This is an unbeatable combination of sophistication and high mountain style complete with fitness, steam,hot tub, and massage rooms, as well as an intimate 20 person dining room.

With Mike Wiegele Helicopter and Snowcat skiing, you'll be able to ski exactly the type of terrain you love and stay in high style in one of his beautiful estates. Come see why Wiegele has been a leader in service and style for over 40 years and enjoy the BC backcountry in style!

5 reasons to choose Mike Wiegele Heliski:

  1. Very fine and stylish accommodations.
  2. The perfect „socialising heliski lodge!
  3. Access to a huge area with different weather patterns and snow conditions - you will always find some good snow somewhere!
  4. Award-winning wine cellar and other amenities.
  5. Variety of skiing options, including heli and cat skiing.


  • North America
  • Northern
  • Canada
Mountain Range
  • Cariboos
  • Monashees
  • Rocky Mountains
  • British Columbia
Ski Resort
  • Wiegele
  • Heli
Accomm. Type
  • Lodge/Chalet
  • Hotel
Suited For
  • Families
  • Couples
  • Solo Travelers
  • Groups
  • Party People
  • $$$ - Luxury
Meal Plans
  • Full Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • Internet Wifi
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Massage
  • Gym
  • Avalanche Trainings
Services offered
  • Guiding
  • Ski Rental
  • Snowboard Rental
  • Safety Equipment Rental
  • Airport Transfer
Ability Level
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Pro
Snow Conditions
Dominant Terrain Type
  • Open Terrain
  • Steep Terrain
  • Tree Runs
  • Cliffs
  • Glaciers
Average Annual Snowfall
  • 10 meter/year - 15 meter/year
Snow Pack
  • Transitional
Crowd Factor
  • Low
Explorer Level
  • Medium
PP/Night from US$ 833