Your custom built heliskiing tour with a chance to visit Siglufjörður, the adventure town in the North

Our customizable Iceland heliskiing tour, complete with pristine slopes and a stay in the beautiful Fljótin region!

Enjoy the amenities of the excellent Sóti Lodge in Fljótin, near the picturesque adventure capital of the north. The guest services come complete a wonderful breakfast buffet, mountain lunch pack and full service three course dinner. Additionally, we offer access to our local geothermal swimming pool, flotation relaxation therapy, a hot tub and sauna.

This program focuses on skiing the most iconic peaks surrounding Siglufjörður, Ólafsfjörður, and Fljótin. Runs are chosen by our guide team each morning according to snow and weather conditions.

Features include

  • 1 hr heli fly time (alternatively 8 runs) per day.
  • Quality accommodation at Sóti Lodge, based on double occupancy.
  • All meals for the duration of the program (breakfast buffet, three course dinners, especially prepared mountain lunches).
  • Floatation relaxation program in local geothermal pool, access to pool, hut tub and sauna.
  • Morning take off directly from Sóti Lodge.
  • Shuttle service from Akureyri airport (other options available upon request).
  • Skis and bindings (high performance Blizzard free ride skis).
  • Safety briefing (avalanche danger, use, and search with a avi. beacon).
  • Avalanche safety equipment (Backpack w/ air system, Arva avi. beacon, shovel, and pole). Bring your own if you wish!
  • Experienced mountain ski guide.
  • Aprés ski snacks at Sóti Lodge.

We use Norðurflug‘s A star B2 helicopter, which carries up to 4 guests, pilot and guide. Seats are sold on a per person basis for the skier looking for adventure in a small group of fellow ski enthusiasts, with a minimum of 4 participants required to run. This package can be customised for 1-7 day tours.

We also offer standard package tours running 3, 4 and 7 days.

What to bring

  • Personal avalanche equipment, if optional (shovel, pole, beacon – make sure it works and has fresh batteries)
  • Ski boots
  • Helmet
  • Goggles
  • Wind- and waterproof jacket
  • Wind- and waterproof pants
  • Woolen underwear
  • Gloves (thick and thin gloves)
  • Water bottle
  • Small first-aid bag

Please keep in mind that as with all-mountain adventure activities, heliskiing entails a certain risk to participants. Please make sure your insurance covers this.

Dates

  • April 24th – May 15th
  • Do you have a specific date in mind? Contact us at powder@summitheliskiing.is and we will create the perfect, bespoke adventure for you and your group.

Price(min 4 participants, max 12)

  • from 235.000 isk/1809 USD per person per day (based on double occupancy)

Private trip

For whom is this trip suitable?

  • This trip is suitable for intermediate backcountry skiers in good physical condition. The guide will make sure each run fits the whole group.