I feel remiss at not being able to post this review sooner as we were travelling for an extended period after this trip and only recently got home. The Bear Viewing Expedition to Katmai National Park with Emerald Air Services was one of the most...More
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This was one of our best bear viewing experience ever and our guide Lance was the best. We got pretty close to the big grizzly bears feeding on salmon and Lance made us feel safe and comfortable. Overall Emerald air bear viewing expedition experience was...More
This will be the most memorable experience we've had on any vacation! We flew in an Otter sea plane with Dave as our pilot. He was terrific and took the time to fly over whales and over a volcano that was still smoking. Lance was...More
This was truly the trip of a lifetime. The guide (Lance) and the rest of the staff were helpful and organized. The trip itself was amazing. We saw the volcano, many bears at close proximity and even a whale on the way home. We always...More
We were fortunate to be the first group to fly on Emerald Air's newly certified Otter. All of the staff, from the manager to the pilot and especially, Lance, our guide were friendly, helpful and knowledgable. As soon as we landed (after a comfortable 1...More
From the moment we arrived the staff was eager to help us and get us ready. Our guide Lance was funny, calming, confident, and knowledgeable. Our pilot Wes added to the trip with this sight seeig and jokes.
We booked a trip with Emerald Air in September 2018 with a trip date of July 2019. We are currently in Fairbanks and moving to Homer in 9 days time and have received an email to say the trip is cancelled and the money will...More
We are so sorry we were not able to get you out to see the bears. Let me explain the "certification" issue: we recently purchased 2 beautiful Turbine deHavilland Otters-top of the line planes with every safety bell and whistle available. The crux is that...More
Our trip out to Katmai to be present with bears and take in the breathtaking scenery was probably the best thing we did on our trip to Alaska, and we did a lot of cool things. We researched which company to take and by far...More
Seeing bears was a dream and it came true thanks to Emerald air service ! After a beautiful flight over Katmai NP, we landed with our guide to the tundra. We walked to the river and trees facing us started to move : it was...More
Saw the most beautiful bears. Didn’t want to go home..... Our 10 years old boy had the time of his life... and sod ud mummie