If heli-ski trips are too pricey for your wallet, check out these two ways to win a free heli-ski trip this winter to Mike Wiegele Heli Ski or Selkirk Tangiers at [R2804R, Revelstoke Mountain Resort].

The West Side Family Place in Vancouver is holding a raffle with the winner of the drawing getting a ski trip with Mike Wiegele Heli Ski. The trip, which is for two people, consists of three days and nights at the Mike Wiegele resort in Blue River. All accommodations, meals, use of the spa and unlimited guided heli-skiing or heli-boarding is included along with ski and avalanche gear. The trip has a value of $9,000.

Tickets for the raffle cost $20 each. Only 1,000 will be sold. The funds go toward raising money for the West Side Family Place, a resource center which offers support to families with children under six years old.

Raffle tickets can be purchased by phone at 604-738-2819 or online here. The drawing is Dec. 3.

Selkirk Tangiers Heli

Selkirk Tangiers at Revelstoke is celebrating its 35th anniversary with a contest. Photo Courtesy of Selkirk Tangiers/Revelstoke Mountain Resort.

The second heli-ski contest requires no purchase at all. Revelstoke Mountain Resort is recognizing the 35th anniversary of Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing with a contest that runs until Dec. 12. To enter, you just complete an entry form for the drawing.

The prize gets bigger with the more “likes” collected on the Facebook page for Selkirk Tangiers. At 1,000 “likes,” the prize will be a single day of heli skiing for one person. With more “likes,” the prize increases. At 10,000 “likes,” the prize consists of one day of heli skiing and one night accommodation and meals for the winner plus 10 friends.

Find the contest entry form here and the Facebook page here.