Frequently asked questions.
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Q: How much does it cost?
A: Please see our Rates Page for current prices.
Q: Do I need to book a reservation?
A: Yes, reservations are required. It is strongly recommended that you call well in advance of the day(s) you would like to fly in order to ensure that there is space available.
Q: What does the day look like in terms of timing?
A: We will let you know the timing of your trip when you make your reservation. We also ask Guests to call our status line at 208.622.3108 OPT#2 every morning at 7:30 am so that we can communicate any changes to the standard schedule.
Q: How many people are in the helicopter?
A: We operate an A-Star helicopter which holds 4 guest + a guide and pilot.
Q: What’s the weather like?
A: Sun Valley’s average temperature in winter is a pleasant 23 degrees with annual snowfall between 200 and 400 inches throughout our heli ski terrain. There's a reason it’s called Sun Valley. The region receives over 250 days of sunshine a year. .
Q: What happens if we are canceled due to weather?
A: Your reservation will be rolled to the next available day. In many cases, we are able to get you out the day after the storm clears.
Q: What should I wear?
A: Layering is the most important aspect of being comfortable on your heli day. A good base layer, coupled with a mid and/or heavy weight layer followed by a waterproof/breathable outer layer is ideal. Layering gives you options to layer up or down depending on conditions.