Eager egg gatherers wait behind the starting line before Easter eggs are dropped from a helicopter into the snow for them to find. Paul Rodgers photo.

Eager egg gatherers wait behind the starting line before Easter eggs are dropped from a helicopter into the snow for them to find. Paul Rodgers photo.

VIDEO: Kimberley Alpine Resort helicopter Easter egg drop

  • Apr. 2, 2018 11:43 a.m.

For the first time in their history, Kimberley Alpine Resort conducted a special Easter egg hunt, using a helicopter to distribute the eggs. Hundreds of parents and kids gathered at the resort on Sunday, April 1 and eagerly awaited as the helicopter prepared its route. First circling past the dropzone a couple of times, perhaps to fuel the already frenzy-level excitement of the children, a pink easter bunny dropped countless chocolate eggs in plastic shells from the sky into the snow below.

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