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Address: 109 Aviator Drive, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245
Phone Number: 360-376-2733
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On cloud nine

My husband and I visited orcas island for our one year anniversary and decided a biplane your was one thing we would surely have to experience and I do not regret it one bit. Rod... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 7, 2015
Jessica L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited orcas island for our one year anniversary and decided a biplane your was one thing we would surely have to experience and I do not regret it one bit. Rod was amazing and I think his presence is what made this experience all the better. He provided jackets when we didn't bring the warmest attire,... More 

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Thank Jessica L
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Do this -just spend the money and do this biplane ride. Its a blast and you will see the islands from the sky

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Thank sandy s
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This was my second time on Orcas Island but my first time on the biplane. It is well worth the money and my favorite tour from all of my travels. It was a bright sunny day and viewing the San Juan Islands from above was just incredible. Rod was an incredible pilot and tour guide filling up every minute with... More 

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Thank Jill B
Atmore, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My son and I were visiting Orcas Island a few years ago and we saw the bi-plane at the airport. I had always wanted to ride in an open cockpit plane and we jumped on the chance to do so. It was a really great experience. What a wonderful way to see the San Juans. I would recommend it to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

I talked my wife into going on a biplane ride, to get an aerial tour of the San Juans Islands. When we first got to the hangor Rod greeted both of us and he loaned us a couple of jackets for the ride. Neither my wife or I are advid fliers but Rod took the worries away. Rod is an... More 

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Thank Dan S
Blaine, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Rod, the owner and pilot, made sure the flight was unforgettable. If you want to see the San Juan Islands, from an amazing vantage point and perspective, you cannot beat flying over them in a biplane! It is a unique experience, with an open cockpit and front seat view. Simply: AMAZING!

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Thank Rick W
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

This was a highlight of our trip to Orcas. The views from above of the islands are beautiful, the commentary by Rod is fun and the experiance of being in the open cockpit plane is unforgettable. I was nervous at first since I am a nervous flyer even on commercial planes, but Rod calm and reassuring manner had put me... More 

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Thank d_lt_25
Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

While spending the weekend on Orcas, we happened upon the little airport. We saw a sign for Magic Tours and went in to inquire. The hanger is full of airplane memorabilia. Rod was super nice. Explained how everything worked and what the experience would give us. We agreed, put on our yellow jackets..climbed onboard and then he gave us leather... More 

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Thank cindyseattle
new york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

My husband organized this plane ride and when we arrived at the hanger, I was stunned to discover we would be flying in an open cockpit plane from1929. I felt like the Red Baron. After I calmed my nerves, I found the flight totally enjoyable with Rod's continuous, usually humorous, description of what we were passing over, who had lived... More 

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Thank janeaustinNY
Park Ridge, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Went to Orcas Island for a couple of days on vacation. Splurged with these flights to tour the San Juans. Though a short flight, we got to see a ton that we wouldn't have otherwise. Extremely professional, fun, knowledgeable, and personable pilot/owner. I am a nervous flyer but felt very secure. This is a really special tour. If you can... More 

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