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Kananaskis Heli Tours

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Address: Junction of Hwy1 & Hwy40, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: +1 877-591-0222
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Description: Rockies Heli Canada's Kananaskis Base, located between Calgary and...
Rockies Heli Canada's Kananaskis Base, located between Calgary and Canmore, offers helicopter tours for those wanting an epic view of the Rocky Mountains and easy access to the iconic sights of Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Moraine Lake, and deep into the backcountry from a super convenient location. Our experienced pilots will whisk you from the flatland into the amazing rise of the Rocky Mountain peaks to experience unbelievable views, all packed in to a tour as short as only (the most incredible) 20 minutes of your life. If you’re interested in something even more unique, why not stop for a hike, a mountain top picnic, or bring a special someone to enjoy a private romantic tour you’ll never forget. Whether you're coming from Calgary, staying in Banff, Canmore, or Lake Louise, you’re just a few minutes away from the heli-adventure of a lifetime. Crossing off your bucket list has never been so easy!
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This Heli Trip was an integral part of a 'Rocky Mountaineer' tour, so not sure what the cost is for an independent traveller, however it is one heck of a trip. The whole set up... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
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Shardlow, null, United Kingdom
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138 reviews 138 reviews
38 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This Heli Trip was an integral part of a 'Rocky Mountaineer' tour, so not sure what the cost is for an independent traveller, however it is one heck of a trip. The whole set up is professionally run and the staff are friendly & informative, especially the Pilots. Our particular trip only lasted 12 minutes, we wish we could have... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We had an amazing time on the heli tour. The pilots were fun and very knowledgeable about the area. All of the staff were so welcoming and went above and beyond for us. We had a very memorable flight and I would definitely recommend this experience to others. We would love to take another tour in the future.

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Banff National Park, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Such a great and unforgettable expereince. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. Most definitely worth it! We included the snowshoeing which was a nice little stop over. Our Pilot/Guide was great, and made sure that we were safe and comofrtable for the whole trip. I would recommend this experience to any of my friends or family, and would not hesitate... More 

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

My wife and I had a fantastic time on this tour, this was our second time on a helicopter (first time was in Las Vegas going to the grand canyon). This time neither of us felt motion sick and the views were incredible! Being from Calgary both my wife and I are probably a bit jaded when it comes to... More 

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North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

This helicopter your was really for my husband but I really enjoyed it as well! The staff were very helpful in preparing us for the flight and the pilot was very knowledgeable! We enjoyed the mountain and valley sites.

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Calgary
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Given to me as a Birthday present by my lovely girlfriend and it was always something I wanted to try. This was probably one of the best experiences I have ever had. Great staff, great facilities and a really cool ride. Snowshoeing, a nice lunch over looking a beautiful valley and a great ride around. After the ride, I got... More 

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Banff, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I did a 2 hour sightseeing tour which included a 20 minute sightseeing flight before landing on top of a mountain and going for an hour long show shoeing hike with concluded with hot chocolate and baileys - Wonderful day - the pilot was very knowledgeable and friendly. Definitely want to come back with my friends when they visit next.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We had the most amazing experience with Ralph Sliger and his Heli tours. We were a family of 5 and we went on the Heli- snowshoe ride. We absolutely loved it. What a thrill going over the mountains with. Ralph's reassuring and knowledgeable commentary. We felt really safe and looked after - as well as having a really amazing adventure!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This was a first time that any of us were in a helicopter. Our party consists of 3 adults, teenager and a child. We did the heli snowshoe ride and had blast doing it. We found all the staff to be more than friendly and serving. We really say thank you for the pilot Ralph on his knowledge and hospitality.

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Livonia, Michigan, Usa
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The helicopter tour was a little intimidating for me because I don't like heights. I felt very safe and trusted the company completely. It was a great experience and gives you a whole different way to appreciate the beautiful scenery. This was a great introduction to the Canadian Rockies and it only got better.

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