Founded in 1970, Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is located in the heart of the magnificent Cariboo and Monashee Mountains. World-renowned for the skiing, resort quality, service, and safety, guests from around the world flock to Blue River each winter. Located on the shores of Eleanor Lake, the Resort includes 22 log chalets, the Main Lodge (with dining room, lounge, fitness centre, massage, boutique), Sport Shop, Guides Haus, and Thunder Ride Centre. The skiing terrain spans 1.2 million acres encompassing 1,00 peaks and over 500 names ski runs, with a consistent snowfall of over 30 feet.
During the Summer months, the lakeside log chalets are available for rent by the room or chalet. Across the street from the Resort, guests can dine at the Saddle Mountain Restaurant. It’s the perfect summer retreat whether for the night or for the weekend! Please note the Main Lodge facilities are closed during the Summer months.