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Southern Lakes Heliski

12 Helwick St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6222
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With over 32 years experience in the New Zealand Heli-skiing industry, Southern Lakes Heliski is your premium heliskiing and heliboarding provider in the Wanaka, Queenstown Lakes region of New Zealand.With access to 11 different mountain ranges and over 600 runs, ski or snowboard the best-untracked powder with our highly experienced guides, certified under the NZMGA training program. Southern Lakes Heliski offers a variety of packages, ranging, from 4,6 and 8 runs daily, an option for private charters, and now multi-day heli-ski packages.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“heli ski” (30 reviews)
“fresh tracks” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
12 Helwick St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 6222

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had an awesome day heli skiing with the Southern Lakes outfit in the Minarets. Absolutely phenomenal experience and service from our guide Tom. Can't recommend this enough and can't wait to come back and do it all again

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Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 2 days ago

The day we spent with Southern Lakes Heliski was the best day of skiing that we as a family have ever had. Could not wipe the smile off my face. The photos and gopro footage now hang on our walls at home Wow.

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Thank 601mato
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm an intermediate skier and always dreamt of heli skiing. Booked a level 2 heli ski which was perfect for me. I loved the wide open space which makes skiing so relaxed and it felt we had the mountain to ourselves. The guides were very...More

Thank Mausl2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome day with these guys. Roy and phil were our guides and they took us to some sweet skiing. Great knowledge of snow and terrain plus all round banter top notch. Solidly good lunch was a wee bonus. Monica in the shop was superb at...More

Thank Ewan M
Reviewed 2 days ago

I highly recommend Southern Lakes Heliski. Our experience was professional from first contact with the company...to drop off at the end of the day. The actual heliski was brilliant, and the guide tailored the trip to our skiing ability. The lunch was fantastic and there...More

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Thank John B
Reviewed 2 days ago

I bought a heliski as a birthday present for my other half and we both had the best day that we have ever had on snow. The conditions were perfect, and the terrain was amazing. Our guide Paula was fab, she made sure that we...More

Thank Charlotte D
Elysia G, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Heliski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Paula is a legend and we are lucky to have her skills in our team. Thanks so much for the review and look forward to seeing you back. Maybe you're​ lucky other half can shout next time!!

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had two great days of heliskiing with the team from Southern Lakes Heliski .Amazing conditions and the powder was super .Big heads up to Russ after our flight was delayed we still managed to get up the hill first day thanks to his logistics skills...More

Thank paulgriffin2017
Elysia G, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Heliski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Great to have you back again Paul! Russ will appreciate your comments and I'll pass them on. He's such a core part of SLHS and we are fortunate to have him. See you back again next year! Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First Class service and deep powder snow making our own tracks. Guide (Nevin) and service was first class. Will hold fondly in the memory bank for years. Highly recommended.

Thank Darren W
Elysia G, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Heliski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Glad you enjoyed your heliski experience. We will pass on your comments to Nev. Thanks so much for the review!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic experience with guides Michael and James, excellent service and care taken in this remote part of NZ. Definitely put this on your Skiing "Bucket List"...

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Thank gregf815
Elysia G, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Heliski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It's​ totally a "bucket list" experience. Glad you enjoyed your day with Michael and James. Two excellent guides! Thanks for the review and look forward to seeing you back.

Reviewed 6 days ago

On a day when the weather wasn't playing ball the whole crew did an awesome job of staying positive and reassuring us that we would eventually fly. Morning tea and lunch were amazing followed by 8 runs of pristine powder. I highly recommend Southern Lakes...More

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Thank sjpk2017
Elysia G, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Heliski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Glad we pulled through for you! Sometimes working with our mountain weather presents its challenges but the guides have the skills to choose the right days and conditions. Thanks for the review!

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JackJones1981
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Response from Elysia G | Property representative |
Easy we have an office in Queenstown at the back of Torpedo 7 on Shotover St. Its really easy to get to if you are situated close to town. In regards to booking a day before is fine in July and Sept and then in August a few... More
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