Heli Hangover

Heli Hangover

  • 2018: August 3-5 | August 24-26 | September 7-9
    2019: August 2-5 | Aug 30 - Sep 2
  • 3 Days
  • $1295/person
  • Descend/Climb Ratio: 90/10

An incredible weekend of guided enduro riding by pedal power, truck shuttle and helicopter! Introducing the Heli Hangover - All of our best enduro rides crammed into one unforgettable weekend!

Get yourself to Revelstoke and get ready to ride. In 3 days we’ll tackle over 75 km’s of BC’s best big mountain trails while descending over 20,000 feet of sweet singletrack! We’ll roll right into picnic lunches and apres on the beach and we'll hit up the town’s best bars and restaurants.

Why helibike with us?

  • We are Revelstoke’s original helibike tour operator and we have more helibiking experience than anyone!
  • We know this trail better than anyone else and we work with only the most experienced helicopter pilots!
  • We give back to this trail more than anyone! For the past 5 years we’ve been organizing trail crews to maintain and improve the quality of this unique trail!
  • We are Revelstoke’s only certified and tenured mtb guiding company. Our skilled and professional guides are knowledgeable, fun, and personable.

Trip Itinerary

    Day 1 - MacPherson

    Plan to arrive at our lodge by 2:30pm, and be ready to ride by 3:30pm. We’ll load in the shuttle and get dropped at the far end of Mt. MacPherson trails for a 3 hour/30km ride linking up all the best enduro descents! We’ll roll right to the Big Eddy Pub, a classic locals hangout, for dinner and drinks.

    Day 2 - Boulder & Frisby

    Fuel up on a delicious and hearty breakfast at our lodge and get ready for a full day of shuttling all the best trails in Revelstoke. Enjoy lap, after lap, after lap! We’ll have a picnic lunch in the mountains and after a few more laps we’ll crush some apres snacks and drinks on the beach. This evening we’ll head into town for dinner at one of our favourite local spots.

    Day 3 - Heli-Biking

    Get to da choppa!!! After another breakfast prepared by our lodge host, grab a packed lunch to go and get psyched for the ride of a lifetime! We’ll head to the heli hangar and load up for an incredible flight above town and over the Columbia River while climbing 7000 feet towards the summit of Mt. Cartier in just under 10 minutes. We’ll do a quick scramble to the summit before shredding down this 17km singletrack descent. We’ll roll right back to the lodge for some well deserved apres snacks and drinks before getting ready to pack up, say goodbyes, and head out. Departure is usually around 3pm.

  • These trails are relentlessly technical, steep, and exposed. They are suitable for confident advanced riders only.
  • Knee pads and full face or open face modern enduro/DH helmet are required.
  • Riders must possess a minimum of Level 4 Skill and Level 3 Fitness . Any riders in question of such skills may be required to pass a brief riding test before boarding the helicopter.
  • All-mountain/enduro bike required

What's Included

  • 2 nights of double occupancy accommodation at our lodge Valley Retreat
    • Private room supplement: $190
  • Delicious and hearty meals
    • 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 après included
  • MTB ride nutrition
  • 3 days of professionally guided riding on world class BC singletrack
  • Helicopter ride and heli-bike drop!
    • A-Star helicopter with new Aero Designs bike rack
  • Small Groups
    • Max 6:1 guest to guide ratio & no more than 10 guests per trip
  • Bike maintenance support plus access to a full tool kit, repair stands, and cleaning supplies from Muc-Off
  • All transportation and shuttles from arrival until departure
    • Comfortable 4x4 shuttle vehicles, with safe and certified professional drivers and secure custom bike racks
  • Trip planning and packing assistance
    • We'll send you a detailed trip packing list and all the important information
  • Your first ice-cold beverage at the end of each day's ride

Not Included

  • Transportation to Revelstoke
  • 2 dinners at local restaurants
  • Travel/medical/cancellation insurance
    • Helicopter evacuation and medical coverage is mandatory for international guests
    • We recommend Global Rescue travel insurance
  • Bikes and riding gear
    • Bike rentals are available at checkout
  • Alcoholic beverages, aside from your first ice-cold après beer daily
  • Optional gratuities for your guide and driver - a sign of a job well done!