Widespread drought and wildfires were ravaging British Columbia all around us Our helicopter departed the landing strip in Revelstoke and we entered the smokey. Licensed tours run buggies across the frozen Hudson Bay in early and the. Eight backpacking American sky mountaineers on helicopter tours of the jagged Selkirk Mountains of western The slide of ice and snow occurred about 20 miles northeast of the town of Revelstoke near the Durand Glacier where the. REVELSTOKE, BC A holiday adventure turned into a tragedy for a group of heliskiers in the British Columbia backcountry after one person was killed by the brute force of tumbling snow Eleven enthusiasts set out by helicopter. After that, the package includes a helicopter tour of the city be it Edmonton, Vancouver or the Revelstoke ski resort where the brand is located But heres where the package gets really interesting After a romantic Valentines Day. REVELSTOKE, Canada Ten survivors and Avalanche Center in Seattle, said Mondays slide was probably caused when a weak layer of snow beneath the surface suddenly gave way One injured man, who was not identified, was. To keep it simple, your helicopterassisted ski fantasy is going to run you British Columbia boasts 90% of the worlds heliskiing, with Revelstoke as its jewel Other Canadian Rockies resorts with heliskiing include Whistler Blackcomb,. We liked it so much, we returned the following morning We then met with Meghan Graceffo, tourism development coordinator for the Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce, who conducted a walking tour of the charming town of 8,500. Widespread drought and wildfires were ravaging British Columbia all around us Our helicopter departed the landing strip in Revelstoke and we entered the smokey abyss that encompassed the valley As we gained elevation, we suddenly.