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Rust's Flying Service

4525 Enstrom Cir, Anchorage, AK 99502-1083
+1 907-243-1595
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Not a good service

We scheduled our trip around Alaska based on our flight to see the bears that we booked with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
aneaiartza
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Province of Vizcaya, Spain
Glacier flight cruise

We thoroughly enjoyed our flight excursion with our pilot, Bruce. We had originally booked the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nancy-BryanK
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Big Springs, Nebraska
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Take a flight our float planes to the real Alaska whether flight seeing glaciers and mountains, bear viewing at remote lodges and national parks or fly in fishing. We've been flying people to Alaska's wilderness since 1963; located at Lake Hood in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“bear viewing” (52 reviews)
“redoubt bay” (23 reviews)
“float plane” (51 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
LOCATION
4525 Enstrom Cir, Anchorage, AK 99502-1083
This attraction is at Anchorage Intl Airport
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+1 907-243-1595

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We scheduled our trip around Alaska based on our flight to see the bears that we booked with Rust's. It all seemed fine. We checked in, and they told us to wait, that someone would come and call our names. An hour went by, and...More

Thank aneaiartza
Reviewed 2 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our flight excursion with our pilot, Bruce. We had originally booked the flight tour around Denali, but the weather prohibited us from flying. Rust's gal us the option for our money back or to book a different tour. We decided to do...More

Thank Nancy-BryanK
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I fortunately were able to experience the Katmai National Park tour with Rust's Flying Service on July 27th, 2017. WOW! It was the most amazing thing I have ever done or seen, and I can't thank Rust's Flying service enough for this...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From the shuttle, check in desk to pilot all are very friendly. They took good care of us and were very efficient. Take offs and landings are smoother than a commercial flight! I would use them again.

Thank J L
Reviewed 5 days ago

This flying service was amazing! We had booked the flights from Georgia months ago and had no idea what to expect. The entire staff was very friendly, helpful and totally committed to making sure we had a great time. We had two fantastic pilots, Mike...More

Thank Martha M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We just returned from a trip to Anchorage and while there took a flight seeing trip with Rust. Everything about this trip was amazing! We took the 1 1/2 hour glacier and wildlife flight. We saw moose, bear and beluga whales, plus some great glacier...More

Thank AKgal1961
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing flight. Curtis was stellar in delivering an amazing experience for our family. Both my parents are pilots and couldn't have been more impressed with this pilot and the entire operation. Of course weather has a great deal to do with any tour...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to do something out of our comfort zone and went on a short seaplane ride around anchorage and the immediate area and absolutely loved it. We wish we would have planned this excursion earlier and had taken the all day one to go...More

Thank dblackinsk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The reality of the bear watching experience definitely did not live up to the descriptions on the Redoubt Bay Lodge web site. Our experience was very similar to Wicked Pissah's experience. There was only one place where one could in theory reliably see bears, our...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used Rusty's to go to a bear watching adventure at Lake Park National Park and Wildlife Preserve. I felt safe, comfortable, and learned more about Alaska and the terrain from our pilot, Bart. It was a wonderful day!! We had flown with Rusty's 5...More

Thank SueEllenHardley
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GCC25
3 December 2016|
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Response from mariposaw | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about taking so long to reply only just seen your question. the plane landed, we got off and went onto a boat, were taken to the spot where the bears usually are but not this time! We then went on a tour of the lake... More
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khara s
23 April 2016|
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Response from Cathy T | Reviewed this property |
You can keep what ever the limit is. However, look into getting it home. It was very expensive.
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Rcshumate
15 April 2016|
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Response from Cole O | Property representative |
Hello. It depends on the flight. Most of our tours can accommodate a group of 10 in our de Haviland Otter. We can also take larger groups if willing to go in multiple aircraft. I would love assist you and answer any specific... More
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