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Fact or Fallacy: You Have to be Under 50 to Heli-Ski

We’ve heard our share of improbable things about heli-skiing; nevertheless, the frequency  of these queries indicates that some “myths” remain. In the upcoming weeks, we’ll examine them individually and provide a dose of reality.

A lot of folks think heli-skiing and boarding to be a young man’s game. This isn’t the case, though. Sure, we have some younger folks up here, but the average Crescent Spur guest ranges between 25 and 65 years of age. We also have skiers here in their 70s who still rip it!

Plus, there are the Flying Grannies: a group of women in their 60s and 70s who can cut some pretty mean lines. Want to see for yourself? Check out the video below:

And there you have it: another heli-ski myth debunked.