This program is a tour to the north of Kamchatka to the Klyuchevskaya volcano group and the Pacific coast which combines heli-skiing, snowmobile safari and marine adventure.
You are in for descending down the mountains and volcanoes, walking on solidified lava of 2013 eruption and in the caves of Tolbachik volcano, freeride into the crater of an active volcano, seeing the coast of the Pacific Ocean, watching sea lions and hearing their deafening roar, and a lot of other breathtaking impressions!
A week-long HELI-SKI program includes daily riding. Number of freerides depends on weather conditions, group training level, selected riding area, number of group members and their wishes.
Program period in 2018:
April 22 – 31
May 01 – 10
Terms of payment:
Advance booking payment 50%.
Final payment is effected at least 15 days before the beginning of the tour.
Barkhatnaya Mountain, Vilyuchinsky volcano and other mountains near the Mountain Lodge provide a wonderful opportunity to warm up.
A helicopter flight to the riding areas near Mutnovsky volcano and freeride into its crater are also possible during daytime.
Freeriding down the slopes of Ostry Tolbachik volcano.
Walking in Tolbachik volcano lava caves which were formed during the fissure eruption in 2013. Flight to Esso village, overnight accommodation at Paramushir Hotel.
On the way to Snow Valley Mountain Lodge we will freeride Ichinsky and Bakening volcanoes as well as other mountains appealing for riding.
Our route runs across Mutnovskoye plateau with its impressive views of southern Kamchatka active volcanoes.
The route starts from Verkhne-Paratunskaya valley, then we climb to the mountain pass and go down to the huge mountain plateau which we cross to reach the Mutnovskaya geothermal power plant and Dachniye springs. After that we go round the volcano and start doing downhill to the valley of the Russkaya river, which will lead us to the same-name bay.
A comfortable motorboat will wait for us at the site and will take us to our sea-voyage. Supper of seafood specialties aboard the motorboat. Overnight accommodation aboard the motorboat.
Sea king is the largest of eared seals. The German biologist G. Steller who first described it called it a sea lion.
During our sea voyage we will fish, watch bird colonies and see the well-known Three Brothers Rocks. Also, if we are lucky enough, we may meet schools of killer whales on our way.