Heli Hiking

Epic adventures await!

Fast track your journey into the alpine with a scenic flight over the marvelous landscapes of the Sea-to-Sky Corridor! An unforgettable heli drop leads to a hike through the raw beauty of the untouched backcountry. Roads and houses are replaced with majestic glaciers and pristine alpine lakes.

We offer heli hiking opportunities for all experience and fitness levels. Whether you’re looking for a challenging objective, an outing with colleagues, or a relaxing jaunt with a special someone, a heli hike is fabulous way to step away from the daily grind for a day of adrenaline and endorphine enhancement.

The Goods

Length: 6 Hours

Elevation Gain:

Terrain: Old growth forest, alpine meadows, rugged peaks

Highlights: Turquoise lakes, cascading waterfalls, diverse flaura and fauna, massive glaciers

Season: May 1 - September 30

Max Guide to Guest Ratio: 6:1

Cost: Staring at $150/person

What we offer

We'll connect you with a professionally certified ACMG hiking guide for a full day of exploring one of the many scenic trails in the area. We offer scheduled group hikes for intermediate and advanced hikers, and private guided trips for all skills levels to any of your dream trails.

  • ACMG/IFMGA certified guides
  • Intimate local knowledge
  • Fully customizable trips (dates, duration and destinations)
  • Passion for showing our guests the best hiking


Garibaldi Lake 

5 Hours | 18km | 820m | Intermediate

Elfin Lake

6 Hours | 22km | 600m | Intermediate

Rainbow Lake

6 Hours | 16km | 850m | Intermediate

Wedgemount Lake

7 Hours | 12km | 1160m | Advanced

Scheduled Trip Dates

Garibaldi Lake$200 / person

June 21 | July 4 | July 18 | August 1 | August 15 | August 29

Rainbow Lake$200 / person

June 22 | July 5 | July 19 | August 3 | August 16 | August 30

Wedgemount Lake$200 / person

June 27 | July 11, 25 |  August 8, 22 | September 5

Custom Trip


Trip Photographer

Personal photographer to capture the trips epic moments.


Take some of the hottest new powder skies for spin.

Why Hike With Altus

The reason we believe in choosing anything in life, is passion. When choosing your next ski trip this summer, ask yourself; Does this company and the people involved love what they do? Does their passion for powder shine through to my experience? Passion is the foundation of our life and our profession. The reason we book and run this specific day is so we can take all of the day-to-day details into our hands and show our guests the best experience possible. We are passionate for backcountry exploration and our natural community. Let us share it with you.


8:00am: Meet at trailhead, check gear, review trip plan

8:15-4pm: Hike the day away

4-5pm: Return to car for debreif and high fives!

What's Included

1 Day with Certified ACMG Hiking Guide

Not Included


Transportation to and from trailhead


Gear list

Please come prepared to spend the whole days outside in all types of weather.  It is not uncommon to have rain, sun, and snow all in one day!

  • Soft shell pants or capries 
  • Wicking layer
  • Warm jacket (sweat shirt, lightweight down jacket)
  • Rain/wind jacket (gore-tex)
  • Warm hat (for colder days)
  • Small back pack (20 litres)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking boots 
  • Water, at least 1L (more for trips ascending more than 1000m!)
  • Hiking poles (optional but a great treat for your knees)


Please arrive in the morning with food and drink for the day.  

Booking Policy

Please take a moment to read and understand our policies before booking! Booking, payment, cancelation and weather policies, as well as FAQ may be found here.

Still Have Questions or Concerns?

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions, concerns or requests on how we can make this the best trip ever!!!