Jim, Jeff and Brian stayed in Kelowna 1st night before heading to Revelstoke next day.  Scored a unit with a patio having an incredible view.Jim, Jeff and Brian stayed in Kelowna 1st night before heading to Revelstoke next day. Scored a unit with a patio having an incredible view.   1st heli day training.  Lasted a couple of hours and really brought the reality of what the heck  we were doing to ourselves.  Avalanches, inflation  packs, shovels, search and rescue transponder, oh my.1st heli day training. Lasted a couple of hours and really brought the reality of what the heck we were doing to ourselves. Avalanches, inflation packs, shovels, search and rescue transponder, oh my. Our rideOur ride Jeff and Jim with our guide TomiJeff and Jim with our guide Tomi Jim, Jeff and Brian getting ready for our day 1 takeoff into the beyondJim, Jeff and Brian getting ready for our day 1 takeoff into the beyond Will be hard to ski a regular mountain after this.  It was a great and exhausting day.Will be hard to ski a regular mountain after this. It was a great and exhausting day. Tomi and Pilot planning our first mountain runTomi and Pilot planning our first mountain run   Heli operation resident Malamute.  Definitely no problem staying warm with that coatHeli operation resident Malamute. Definitely no problem staying warm with that coat  Another once in awhile heli operation resident.  He was missing a back leg but got around just fineAnother once in awhile heli operation resident. He was missing a back leg but got around just fine Please throw the ball...it ain't cold out herePlease throw the ball...it ain't cold out here Lemke, Pat, Jeff, Jim and Brian at the mid station lodge at Revelstoke ski resortLemke, Pat, Jeff, Jim and Brian at the mid station lodge at Revelstoke ski resort  Downtown Revelstoke.  Cool small town with a few nice restaurants and shopsDowntown Revelstoke. Cool small town with a few nice restaurants and shops Ok, now we enter the artistic chapter.  Brian somehow had his camera on avant garde watercolor mode.  Lemke, Tim and Jim in our kitchen.Ok, now we enter the artistic chapter. Brian somehow had his camera on avant garde watercolor mode. Lemke, Tim and Jim in our kitchen. Lemke and Pat at Eagle HeliLemke and Pat at Eagle Heli Wade in Eagle Heli hutWade in Eagle Heli hut Jim in Eagle heli hutJim in Eagle heli hut Heli lunch break on the mountainHeli lunch break on the mountain  What our kitchen in reality mode looked like.  Was a great house for pre and post skiing/boarding.What our kitchen in reality mode looked like. Was a great house for pre and post skiing/boarding.  Our back porch.  You can see Brian soothing his aching muscles in the hot tub.Our back porch. You can see Brian soothing his aching muscles in the hot tub.  Heli lunch break.  Brian mid cookie munchHeli lunch break. Brian mid cookie munch See?See? Jeff admiring how good he looks after heli boardingJeff admiring how good he looks after heli boarding  One of our dinners out at great restaurant Chubby Funsters in downtown Revelstoke.One of our dinners out at great restaurant Chubby Funsters in downtown Revelstoke. Jim thinking "there's definitely something wrong with my hair" Jim thinking "there's definitely something wrong with my hair" Pat toughing it on Revelstoke mountainPat toughing it on Revelstoke mountain Beauty eh?Beauty eh?  Proof Canadians definitely have a sense of humorProof Canadians definitely have a sense of humor  Our inflatable heli packsOur inflatable heli packs Pat and Jim apre heli brews.  Good IPA keg supplied by Eagle Heli outfit.  Guess they could afford a couple of good IPA brews at a grand a day per person.Pat and Jim apre heli brews. Good IPA keg supplied by Eagle Heli outfit. Guess they could afford a couple of good IPA brews at a grand a day per person. Day 1 Run 1Day 1 Run 1 Wade ripping the powWade ripping the pow Tim thinking "what a great pow run"Tim thinking "what a great pow run" Wade tooWade too  Lemke ripping it!Lemke ripping it! Lemke not ripping itLemke not ripping it Jim plowing throughJim plowing through Tim getting some airTim getting some air Talk about virgin snow...sweet.Talk about virgin snow...sweet. Nice pow form LemkeNice pow form Lemke  This area was a forest of dead trees from a previous fire.  Was a lot of fun skiing through the trees in deep, fresh powThis area was a forest of dead trees from a previous fire. Was a lot of fun skiing through the trees in deep, fresh pow Yes, we're happyYes, we're happy Wade wading through the pow.  Very cool.Wade wading through the pow. Very cool. Jeff heli modelingJeff heli modeling Tim and BrianTim and Brian Tim and WadeTim and Wade Area that we were Heli skiing/boarding inArea that we were Heli skiing/boarding in NiceNice Guides at a lunch breakGuides at a lunch break Jeff trying to call home?Jeff trying to call home? The high altitude thin air has obviously had an effect on LemkeThe high altitude thin air has obviously had an effect on Lemke Getting close to a landing spot.  Some of our landing spots were pretty rad.Getting close to a landing spot. Some of our landing spots were pretty rad.  Pretty boyzPretty boyz  Was hard not to smile in the sunshine with all that fresh powderWas hard not to smile in the sunshine with all that fresh powder SweetSweet   Heading off for day two of heliHeading off for day two of heli Lunch on heli day 2 in our incredible playgroundLunch on heli day 2 in our incredible playground Monashee'sMonashee's On day two of heli, four of us took a van ride to get to a different starting locale.  Had to climb this steep slope to get to the heli.On day two of heli, four of us took a van ride to get to a different starting locale. Had to climb this steep slope to get to the heli.  Pat doesn't need no stink'n gogglesPat doesn't need no stink'n goggles   Until next time C-FSKI Until next time C-FSKI visual lightbox businessby VisualLightBox.com v6.1