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Glacier Helicopters Ltd.

Three Valley Lake Chateau | 3451 Trans-Canada Highway, Revelstoke, British Columbia V0E 2S0, Canada
+1 800-316-7790
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Great pilot made a great flight

Flew on the afternoon of June 19, 2018. Took the thirty minute flight. It cost $750 plus tax for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JME40
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Victoria, B.C.
Fantastic ! You remember the scenery not the drive

Fantastic flight! We went up with Steven for a 30 min flight & it was amazing, he was calm and... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
Kirsty P
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Glacier Helicopters Ltd. is located in the heart of the Columbia Mountains where breath taking scenery abounds and there exists the opportunity to relax and enjoy some of the best alpine wilderness that Canada has to offer. Our spectacular sightseeing flights provide unparalleled views of crystal clear mountain lakes, cascading waterfalls, glaciers and lush forests. We are open year round - the seasonal tour base is situated 16 kilometres west of Revelstoke, BC at Three Valley Lake Chateau and our Hangar is just 5km west of Revelstoke. Why not give us a call or e-mail to book a flight time?
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Three Valley Lake Chateau | 3451 Trans-Canada Highway, Revelstoke, British Columbia V0E 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Flew on the afternoon of June 19, 2018. Took the thirty minute flight. It cost $750 plus tax for the three of us. The flight time was perfect. We flew up to Mount Begbie as over the surrounding range. The flight was comfortable and the...More

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glacier_helicopters, Helicopter Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide us feedback about your tour and the pilot who flew you. It's really great to hear that the whole experience was so memorable, and in particular that your son enjoyed the flight. Thank you once again for...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic flight! We went up with Steven for a 30 min flight & it was amazing, he was calm and insightful and really made our trip enjoyable. We took my 10month old up with us and he had a look and then slept for the...More

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glacier_helicopters, Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of the flight - we're very glad that you could join us and it is great to hear that it was such an enjoyable experience.

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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

We had a great flight with one of the helicopters of Glacier Helicopters. As the weather was great and sunny we decided to go for a flight. Without appointment we went to Glacier helicopters and we could make a flight right away. The flight through...More

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glacier_helicopters, Helicopter Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2017

Thank you for joining us for a flight and for taking the time to write your review - it's wonderful to hear that you and your wife had such a great experience. It was our pleasure to have the opportunity to share the beautiful local...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

Beautiful lakes and glaciers. She brought us up close and personal as well as giving us a high overview with well-informed commentary. Make sure your camera has lots of free memory!

Thank Mike M
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glacier_helicopters, Helicopter Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Hello Mike, Thank you for your review and the positive feedback. We're delighted you enjoyed your tour and we will pass on your kind comments to the pilot.

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

It was a breathtaking experience, I would recommand to everyone. Simon was the absolute best pilot. We had the chance to stop on top of the glacier Bourne and the view was spectacular.More

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glacier_helicopters, Helicopter Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Hello Juliana, Thank you for your review - it's great to hear how much you enjoyed your flight and that you had the opportunity to land amongst the spectacular scenery of the Bourne Glacier. We'll certainly pass on your positive feedback to the pilot and...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

I wanted to knock heli-biking off my bucket list and am glad to have chose these guys to do it with. I had never even been in a helicopter before but these guys made me feel quite comfortable and provided a great flight. I have...More

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glacier_helicopters, Helicopter Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for the positive feedback - we really appreciate you choosing to fly with us. It's great to hear that we were able to help you tick this experience off your bucket list and the...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2017

Barri and I enjoyed our approximately 25 minute trip. We enjoyed seeing the glacier and our pilot (Simon) pointed out 2 grizzly bears to us. He took the time to name all the mountains, lakes and rivers. This was my first time on a helicopter...More

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glacier_helicopters, Helicopter Pilot at Glacier Helicopters Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017

Barri and Angela - thank you for taking the time to write your review and provide such positive feedback about Simon and Jess. It's wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed the tour and that in addition to the breath taking views you also got...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

An unbelievable experience with my 80 year old mother in law and family. All members of the party were in awe. Having travelled considerably, this is amongst the top of my experiences. Perfect time of year in my view as the snow is just melting.

Thank Alison W
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Management response:Responded May 24, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We're delighted to hear your family had such a wonderful experience - it was very much our pleasure to have had the opportunity to share the beautiful local mountain scenery with you.

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Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

I didn't have the best time because I realise I don't like helicopter rides unless it's super fast etcMore

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Management response:Responded May 8, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide us feedback - it's great to hear that overall you found the experience so positive despite not really enjoying flying in helicopters. We really appreciate you joining us for a tour and hopefully the memories of the...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2016

Took a 30 minute helicopter tour out of their Revelstoke location. The pilot and his wife (whom are the owners) were absolutely wonderful. Both were very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. The tour was absolutely beautiful and I would highly recommend Glacier Helicopters!

Thank Candice13
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prdisney09
July 21, 2017|
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Response from glacier_helicopters | Property representative |
Hello - we operate two different types of helicopter. One can seat 4 passengers and the other can seat 5 passengers. Please feel free to give us a call (250-837-9569) if you would like to make a reservation.
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Linda B
June 19, 2017|
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Response from glacier_helicopters | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry - our prices range from $49 per person up to $450 per person depending on the length of tour you would like to do (all prices subject to 5% GST). Our most popular tour is the 30 minute option... More
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