Truckee’s 101.5FM sponsors Alaska heli-ski trip | SierraSun.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Truckee’s 101.5FM sponsors Alaska heli-ski trip

Courtesy photo

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. — 101.5 Truckee Tahoe Radio listener David Libby calls his heli-ski week in Cordova Alaska “The adventure of a lifetime.” Libby won the all-expense paid week for himself and a friend in the station’s Points North Heli-Adventures drawing March 29.

“First of all, the lodge was just first-class, an unbelievable experience,” said Libby. “The helicopter itself was the part I wasn’t sure about, and it blew my mind away. They’d hover in front of a peak and pick out some stupid-sick line, and then they’d land you on top and fly away.

“As soon as you hit the bottom, they call in the chopper, and off you go again. Dude, it’s about skiing up there!” Libby said of the experience. “We saw the ocean, the glaciers, it was very impressive.”



Libby’s name was chosen from 200 listeners who clamored all winter to qualify for the drawing. 101.5 Truckee Tahoe Radio is already working with Points North Heli-Adventures on next year’s contest.

Points North Heli-Adventures is a helicopter skiing destination operating out of Cordova, Alaska, in the Eastern Chugach Range. For information, visit http://www.alaskaheliski.com.



101.5 FM KTKE Truckee Tahoe Radio, is a locally owned, independent Triple-A format radio, broadcasting from studios in Truckee and covering the entire Lake Tahoe basin plus the Interstate-80 corridor from Donner Summit to the California-Nevada border. Visit http://www.TruckeeTahoeRadio.com.


Support Local Journalism

 

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User