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Heli-Skiing

Come Heli-Ski on 70,000 acres of private terrain in Utah‘s best powder.

Don’t spend ski days traveling, we’re only 60 minutes from Salt Lake City! Whisper Ridge Heli-Skiing packages start at $1,400/day per person. We offer Semi-private and Fully Private Heli-Skiing tours for single or multiple day trips.

Heli-Skiing

What’s better than flying a heli to ski the greatest snow on earth? Nothing? Over 70,000 acres, terrain for all abilities. Get an average of 12 runs and 15,000 vertical each day.

+Yurt Stay
380

Per Night

Call 801-876-4664 for
Yurt Village availability

SAFETY
FIRST

All of our guides are both AVY II & WFR certified as safety is always first with our guests. We pride ourselves on making sure you don’t have to worry about your safety so that you just worry about having the time or your life.

TERRAIN &
VERTICAL

70,000 private acres of skiable terrain, 500 inches of annual snowfall and north facing aspects ensure fresh powder all day, everyday.

UNPLUGGED
WORRY FREE

Relieve some stress while enjoying everything “North America’s Backcountry Kingdom” has to offer. Forget all your worries and obligations and decompress in the beauty of the Wasatch.

DAILY
SCHEDULE

Your powder experience starts early in the morning and ends when you’re too tired to ski or the sun doesn’t allow us to ski anymore.

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    5 star rating From the Yurts to the service to the terrain to the untouched snow, everything was SO GOOD! They run a tight ship, we couldn't have been more impresse... read more

    dmckh Avatardmckh

    5 star rating We skied with Whisper Ridge at the beginning of Feb. 2019. This was two days before an enormous 50+" snow dump that began later that weekend, and it ... read more

  • Jerome AvatarJerome

    5 star rating Skied with 20 friends at Whisper Ridge for our annual trip this season. We’ve been to a number of backcountry resorts over the years, but it turns out that... read more

    Steve AvatarSteve

    I've enjoyed hosting my VA son-in-law for the best powder on earth in Utah for years, but this year the powder was 9 days old. I turned to Whisper Rid... read more

  • Amanda AvatarAmanda

    5 star rating An absolutely one of a kind experience! I would 100% recommend Whisper Ridge to anyone looking for a backcountry experience in the Rocky Mountains. Their... read more

    David AvatarDavid

    Angie.
    Thank you again for arranging the details of our trip.
    The experience was amazing.
    From the communication from you to get us organized to the wel...
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  • Mountainutah AvatarMountainutah

    5 star rating Angie.
    Thank you again for arranging the details of our trip.
    The experience was amazing.
    From the communication from you to get us organized to the ...
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    modmoc Avatarmodmoc

    5 star rating The whisper ridge team was friendly and very accommodating to different levels of ability making sure everyone had a great time.

  • Julie AvatarJulie

    5 star rating This was my first time cat skiing so I was a bit ouside my comfort zone. But the entire experience with Whisper Ridge was remarkable! We started with a h... read more

    Matthew AvatarMatthew

    What an amazing experience. From booking to logistics to the guides to the terrain, Whisper Ridge is top notch. On the booking front, the staff was dialed ... read more

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    5 star rating My co-worker and I decided to check out heli skiing at Whisper Ridge and our experience was amazing. We were very lucky. The website said that there must b... read more

    Eddy AvatarEddy

    I did a day heli skiing with them and had one of the best days of my life. It hadn't snowed for sometime, but they found us plenty of powder. We had... read more

A Typical Heli-Ski Day

  • 7:00am

    Meetup

    Eden Basecamp
    4776 East 2600 North
    Eden, UT
    84310
41.363320° -111.743950°
    Google Maps >

    – OR –

    Paradise Basecamp
    Northern Location
    30 minutes north east of Eden Base
    41.549056° -111.782482°
    Google Maps >

  • 7:15am

    Trip Preparation

    Ski rentals, eat breakfast, distribute beacons, meet guides.

  • 7:30am

    Safety Briefing

    Beacon overview, avalanche awareness, discuss plans for the day.

  • 7:45am

    Departure

    Eden Base guests depart in Whisper Ridge shuttle to Mountain Ops Base.

    Paradise Base guests depart in Whisper Ridge snowcat directly to ski terrain.

  • 9:30am

    Powder

    Skiing, snowboarding, or snowmobiling in epic powder and untracked lines, all day long.

  • 1:00pm

    Lunch

    Lunch provided by renowned chef John Simpson. courtesy of Whisper Ridge.

  • 2:00pm

    More Powder

    Pick up where we left off. Which was epic powder, and untracked lines, till the sun goes down.

  • Dusk

    Après-Ski

    Return, relax, recount, and reverie.

  • Optional

    Heli-Taxis

    Heli-taxi pickups, dropoffs available at certain locations and times upon request. Call for availability.

It’s a Bird.

There are not many things that compare to the rush of flying in a helicopter and skiing the greatest snow on earth. With Whisper Ridge you can experience both and make memories that will last a lifetime. You don’t have to be a professional rider or movie star to heli ski. With over 70,000 acres we have the terrain so suit all abilities. All 70,000+ acres are 100% private, which means you will not have to battle or worry about other backcountry skiers poaching your terrain; fresh tracks all day everyday.

Get Vertical.

Each Helicopter can fit up to 4 guests per lift or up to 11 guests total. You can book either an individual spot or the entire helicopter privately. We guarantee at least 6-12 runs or 8-20 thousand vertical feet per day. Flight time is subject to weather and/or snow conditions. Included with your day of heli skiing is breakfast, lunch, avalanche safety equipment and 1 experienced guide per lift, 2 experienced guides per full helicopter.

Peace of Mind.

With over 30 experienced guides on staff our number one priority is your safety. Each of our guides are Avy II & WFR certified and have years of experience in the industry. With top notch guides, terrain and experience Whisper Ridge has the goods to make your “best day ever” a reality.

Recommended Gear List

The following gear list gives prospective clients an idea of what to bring (and what not to bring) on a typical day of skiing, boarding, or snowmobiling at Whisper Ridge.

  • Skis (rentals available), Snowboard
  • Ski Boots, Snowboard Boots
  • Ski Goggles
  • Ski Jacket
  • Ski Pants
  • Gloves
  • Helmet
  • Stocking Cap
  • Wool Socks
  • Warm Layers
  • Beacons, Avy Gear (optional, beacons provided)
  • Ski Pack (optional)
  • Anything you like to ski or board in
Yurt Village Packing List

Staying the night in our Yurt Village? Here is a recommended packing list to make sure you’re comfortable when you’re here. Remember, there is A LOT of snow at the Yurt Village!

  • Snow boots  
  • Toiletry kit
  • Headlamp
  • Slippers
  • Sweet Jammies
  • Ear plugs (recommend for light sleepers)
  • Bathing Suit (optional, for hot tub)
 

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