A Valdez, Alaska Photo Album
Thompson Pass Heli Ski pilgramage site. That's the Richardson highway and the Trans Alaska pipeline running parrelle in the picture.
The most adventureous skiers and snowboards come here each Spring (Feb to May) to test their skills and limits in some of the best terrain on the planet. Helicopters with special ski racks carry them with a guide to remote areas of the pass for a wilderness backcountry skiing experience that creates lifetime memories. Go here for a listing, maps, and more information about Thompson Pass Valdez Alaska Heli Skiing .