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“emerald bay”(65 reviews)
Book a tour...prepare to be enchanted! Treat yourselves to the experience of a lifetime with Pacific North Helicopters . Departing from the South Tahoe Airport, Truckee, Resort at Squaw Creek, our flights provide dazzling vistas of Lake Tahoe’s most...more
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1901 Airport Rd, Main entrance with HeliTahoe Greeter, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7009
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Last review done makes no sense. We planned trip via Viator. Called and set flight time 1 week prior. Hotel valet mess up made us 35 minutes late, Glenn(think his name) was more than accommodating and reset us for flight after very short wait. What...More

Thank Gelliott415
Reviewed June 12, 2018

We booked online 4 days in advance thru Viator. The day was open according to the online calendar. However, they never specified a time. We called repeatedly and left messages, but no one responded. When I tried to cancel online (over 24 hours in advance...More

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babupastis, Pilot at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hello, my name is Ian, I’m with HeliTahoe. I’m sorry to hear about your experience with us, and I hope the issue has been resolved. If not we can dicuss getting you back on the schedule or reimbursement if you prefer that. We continue to...More

Reviewed November 17, 2017

We took a flight on our honeymoon, and we both loved it! Our pilot actually took us out beyond the lake to fly over some of the snow-capped mountains, too. It was all beautiful and such a fun way to spend our morning. The only...More

Thank kaylamugler
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We really enjoyed our helicopter tour with Pacific North! My wife was a bit tentative at first as she had never been in a helicopter. Two minutes after take off she had a huge smile on her face and so did I. Our pilot, Sindre...More

1  Thank Skier50
Reviewed July 23, 2017

I went with my cousin who has lived in the area for many years and has hiked around much of the surrounding wilderness area. He has for years wanted to take a helicopter ride to see Tahoe from above and lucky me, I got to...More

Thank GlobalNomad2
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to do the 10 minute ride to see Emerald Bay. The pilot was fantastic and would explain what we were flying over. The views were beautiful and so worth what we paid. We wish we could've done the longer flight....More

2  Thank Clarinda L
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Special trip for my wife's mother for her birthday. Took the Emerald Bay trip. EXCELLENT trip ! Short 10 minute flight, but no better way to see Tahoe. Absolutely worth the adventure.

1  Thank Ricky N
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Clint was awsome pilot, he made sure that we had pictures and gaved us information about the tour. My fiance loved the ride!!

1  Thank Luis R
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

I took my parents on a surprise helicopter ride over Emerald Bay when they visited me in Nevada. Clint was our pilot and he was awesome! He taught us a lot about the copter, the lake, and surrounding community! My Dad sat up front with...More

2  Thank Kayla P
Reviewed November 11, 2016

On August 17, 2016, I took the Zephyr Cove tour with pilot Clint and enjoyed it very much! The booking was very easy and I was warmly greeted by Claudio and pilot Clint and co-pilot Bradley. This was an amazing and thrilling experience and I...More

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