They all come from different alpine countries. They spend the majority of the season in Turkey or in other heli-skiing operations around the world. Some of them are also professional helicopter pilots, renowned Himalayan specialists or part of professional rescue teams.
They are Swiss and work all year long in alpine conditions, hauling loads or rescue work. Some of them are as well Certified Mountain Guides.
The Massage Therapists
They are trained in different fields like physiotherapy, acupuncture, reflexology or sport specific.
Engineers and helicopters
Our helicopter service provider is “Air Zermatt”. They are in charge of the machines, the maintenance, the engineers and the pilots working with us in Turkey. Here we fly with the Ecureuil B3, very performing in the mountains and can take up to 5 people on board.
Interpreter and tourist guides
Also part of our team, Celal is our interpreter and mountain leader. He will make you discover the region and the customs or to help you communicate with the local hotel staff.
We are based in Ayder, a small mountain town located in the heart of the Kaçkar mountains at 1’100 meters. It is a two hours drive from the airport in Trabzon.
The center of our operation is situated at the Hotel Hasimoglu***, fully renovated in 2016, it has 70 rooms. It is a small, family-run mountain resort hotel with a cozy feel and friendly staff.
We have there our office, massage rooms, bar, lounge, ski room, workshop, locker room with drying facilities for your ski equipment. Next to the hotel is the Helipad with the helicopters and technical equipments.
All the rooms have a private bathroom with shower, washbasin, toilet, and hairdryer. Also available in each room: direct dialing phone service, satellite TV, minibar, wireless Internet connection
Your package includes lodging in a standard double room. At an extra cost, you can upgrade to a Single Room, Deluxe Room or a Suite
The Hotel and services
The Lounge «Turkey Héliski»
Is where we share ‘après-ski’ downtime after a great day out in the mountains. There you will find a bar and the shop. The lounge is fitted with a big screen where guests can watch movies. Games and a library are there for you too.
Is where you can get ready for skiing and dry your equipment. You will dispose of a locker for equipment and drying facilities for boots.
It is a small room including the fitness room with treadmill, rower, bike…
Two cozy rooms
Two rooms with a log fire and big screen TV.
The dinning room
Where all the meals are served buffet style and where you will find games & entertainment at your disposal: Pool table, Table football, Table tennis, Dartboard…
Where our massage therapist and physiotherapist are available to help you with those aching muscles after a long day skiing.
just 2 minutes walk from the hotel. The water bubbles up from natural hot springs at a temperature of around 40ºC.