Blue River Resort Welcome home
Our Heli Village allows guests the unique experience of unforgettable days powder skiing in the backcountry and memorable moments in between, enjoying the exclusive comforts of Blue River Resort. Guests chalets are within walking distance of all the amenities you would expect from a luxury resort, including complimentary high speed internet.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE The finer things in life
We know that food can make or break a trip, which is why we take care to deliver the most delicious, satisfying, and varied food and drink you’re likely ever to experience in the backcountry. From dinner services in the Powder Max dining room, to cocktails in the Silver Buckle Lounge, or a taste of one of our 600 wines from the Cellar, we take our après seriously. Share time together, build relationships and feel like you’re are part of something that’s more than just heli-skiing.
DISCOVER WHITE GOLD Fine dining, elevated
Our chefs, like our guides, don’t leave anything to chance. We know that food can make or break a trip, which is why we take care to deliver the most delicious, satisfying, and varied meals you’re likely ever to experience in the backcountry. Food isn’t just fuel the body needs, meals are a chance for our guests to share time together, build relationships and feel like they are part of something that’s more than just heli-skiing. Hungry?
For when you aren’t skiing
Powder skiing and riding is the reason we have an extended family of guests from all over the world. But it’s not the only reason. Our resort at Blue River has a full range of off-mountain activities to make every moment with us memorable.
Fitness Centre / Studio / Whirlpool / Sauna
Our well-equipped fitness centre offers exercise equipment for all interests, whirlpool, sauna, and group stretch classes.
Massage Treatment Clinic
Our fully trained massage therapists are available throughout the winter season through appointment.
In the Games Room guests enjoy a game of pool, foosball, or table tennis while others relax with cards or a board game.
Nordic Skiing & Snowshoeing
Our 11km groomed and track-set nordic skiing and snowshoe trail network is only minutes from the resort, and we offer complimentary equipment in the Sport Shop.
AMENITIES Everything you need in one place
Enjoy all of the amenities you expect from a five star resort, only a quick walk from your handcrafted log cabin. Check in on the office in our fully-equipped business centre, do some shopping in the boutique, or just take a moment to socialize by the fireplace. You’ll find everything just around the corner.
Thunder Ridge Centre
This is home to our administrative offices, front desk, and where guests can relax in the lobby or use one of the business workstations.
As the heart of the Heliski Village, the lodge's rustic beauty invites guests to relax in the Silver Buckle Lounge & Powder Max Dining Room and enjoy the resort's luxurious amenities.
At Bonnie’s, you’ll find a wide selection of clothing and accessories to help you enjoy, and remember, your Wiegele skiing vacation.
Choose from a quiver of powder skis and snowboards, have your boots custom fitted, and get your equipment tuned and waxed every day, all at no extra cost.
Certain Images captures the best moments of your heli-skiing adventure and bring them to life in high quality photos and videos.
The Guide Haus
This is the heart of our heli-skiing operations and where our guides bring the best heli-skiing in the world to life. It’s also home to the Medical Clinic, the Avalanche Research Center, the Canadian Ski Guide Association (CSGA) office and the Bruderschaft Friends Blue River Society Room.
OUR GUIDING PHILOSOPHY More than just guides
Hosts, instructors, and storytellers, our guides are chosen for their ability to provide you with an exciting and memorable heliski vacation while always caring for your safety and comfort. Many senior guides have been with MWHS for more than 20 years and have earned the highest levels of qualification available, both as guides and ski instructors.