In the 47th episode of Tailgate Alaska In Short, the Never Summer team head into the mountains via heli for one heavenly descent.

As far as snow transport goes, you can't really beat getting picked up and shuttled to the top of a peak by a helicopter. That's exactly what the Never Summer crew are lucky enough to experience in the latest episode of Tailgate Alaska In Short.

Take a look at what the run down looked like thanks to some ever reliable POV footage and wish you were out there too. Read on below to find out how you can make it happen at Tailgate Alaska 2015.

2015 marks the eighth edition of Tailgate Alaska, the event is the annual pilgrimage of dedicated recreational riders, professional athletes and the industry to ride the world’s best mountains and deepest snow on the planet. Dates are 3-12 April 2015 at Thompson Pass, Alaska.

Tailgate Alaska offers multiple on-site rescue teams and free daily snow science classes, nightly seminars given by industry veterans and snow safety experts, who share their experience with participants of the event.

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