Shhhh, it's a secret...don't tell everyone about the mom and pop operation found in the rugged Northern Wasatch Mountains of Utah. Quietly we invite special guests into our heli-home for a great winter adventure and a lifetime of friendship. Our low key professional approach finds us the successful venture we endeavored to be. We hope you will join us soon...but again...Shhhh, don't tell everyone....it's a secret!
Heli-Guide / Logistics
DP Ski Patroller
Craig directs the days activity whether it be avalanche mitigation, route selections, or communicating on a variety of other important matters. He also includes an extensive 40 year background in ski patrol, avalanche mitigation, search & rescue, mountain resort management, and mountain development. In the off season he enjoys his time as a skipper behind the wheel of Sailing Catamaran in the Virgin Islands.
Heli-Guide / DP Ski Patroller
Casey believes in the challenge of a man versus a snowy mountainside. Crisp cool air, a new blanket of white gold, and a heart pounding atop a peak...the descent begins. Skiing came very naturally to him as a child and now, let's just say he loves to test those skills. He's ski patrolled more than two decades and hopes someday to have his son continue with the family traditions.
JOHN L.: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
A very experienced and superb skier, he makes it look easy. Guests enjoy John's friendly professional demeanor and that is why he is most often requested. 35 years as a ski patroller and avalanche specialist. You can count on John to take great care of you.
JOHN W.: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
His wonderful comic personality overlays the austere nature he has. He is a professional firefighter EMT by trade and uses his skills to make any guest feel at ease on a big snowy mountain.
RICK M.: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
An athlete for all seasons. Rick is the crowd pleaser and great guy to hang out with. He has all the qualities a guest looks for in a excellent powder guide or a patroller.
KRISTEN.F: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
A super lady with a love for the deep powder and the skills to provide our guests the adventures they seek. She's an experienced ski patroller and an exceptional nurse.
Tina directs guest services, and provides the necessary support to help achieve the best outcome for all our adventures.
Heli-Guide / DP Ski Patroller
Colter is the true blue snow hound. He's been known to sniff out the last of the powder long after everybody thinks it's gone. An avid skier and 20 year patroller, he's had the luxury of literally growing up in the "snow business". His love for the outdoors leads him to enjoy, hiking, biking, ATV's, the white water and captaining sailboats in the BVI.
MIKE S.: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
The man with a plan. Mike can drive a golf ball off a 10,000 ft. peak like no other. A serious skier and business man. As a 30 year member of our ski patrol, you can see he has a dedication to the winter recreation industry, community, and his peers.
JAY W: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
Whether it's cruising down the slopes or sitting next to a cool mountain stream, Jay loves the outdoors, especially when he can share it with family and friends. His passion for nature grew from a childhood in the woods of Wisconsin, earning a degree in Biology and Environmental Science in college, and eventually moving to Utah in 2005. His heart is in the mountains, and he is excited to share a day skiing untracked powder with you!
LYNN B: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
True Grit! Lynn has 20+ years of ski patrolling and avalanche mitigation. He knows the snow and where to find the goods. A no bull guy and tells it like it is. He loves teaching his son the art of skiing a big mountain!
TROY W: HELI-GUIDE / DP PATROLLER
Mountaineering and safe travel in the backcountry are this guides passion. Troy has been a climber, skier, patroller for 35 years. A fondness for living on the edge has brought Troy years of excitement and accolades.
ADDITIONAL MEMBERS OF OUR HELI-SKI PATROL
Kurt H. Josh S. Mike C. Michael Q.
Peter B. Jim L. Bill S. Michelle C. Michael C.
Sean H. Rob Y. Chris C. Keith M.
DIAMOND PEAKS HELI-SKI PATROL
We are proud to be an active patrol within the National Ski Patrol System. All of our guides are registered volunteer ski patrollers and or associates of this fine organization.