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About HeliTahoe
Book a tour...prepare to be enchanted! Treat yourselves to the experience of a lifetime with HeliTahoe . Departing from the South Tahoe Airport, Truckee, Resort at Squaw Creek, our flights provide dazzling vistas of Lake Tahoe’s most famous sights. The bird’s-eye view of Emerald Bay – one of America’s most photographed sites - will never be forgotten. Our tours offer a one-of-a-kind glimpse of North America's largest and most beautiful alpine locations - Lake Tahoe.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mike was very accommodating and knowledgable of the area. Our two year old had a blast and it was ver safe.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eddie M
helitahoe, Manager at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Eddie! Thank you so much for this review! So glad that you and your family had a nice tour! We love when the younger children get to sit in on our tours. Hopefully we get to fly your ENTIRE family this upcoming year again!...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

What a must do experience. A complete thrill and felt completely safe you feel like you are floating!). Ian our pilot was fun, professional and knowledgeable. We will never forget!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Quick C
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so much for this review! Ian is such a skilled and interpersonal pilot. He was thrilled when we told him about your review. We pride ourselves on providing excellent service as well as safety. Hope to fly with you again in 2019!

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gelliott415
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! We are so glad you and your wife enjoyed your flight! Since we operate in the Sierras we have to accommodate and reschedule flights on a frequent basis, so accommodating to the needs of our guests is a breeze as well as our first...More

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

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: November 2017
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RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kayla! We are so glad to have made your honeymoon special! Our pilots are amazing and we are so grateful for them. We updated our website and added a Google pin so that our passengers will know depending on departures where they should expect...More

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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Skier50
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Manager at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! We are so glad that you both enjoyed yourselves and that your wife enjoyed her first flight in a Heli!! We pride ourselves on making sure our passengers are safe and briefed on all safety flight procedures. 2nd Heli tour in the new future...More

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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GlobalNomad2
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so much for this review! Tahoe is even more beautiful above the clouds, we are glad you and your cousin was able to experience this flight.We pride ourselves on providing excellent service and having a vase knowledge about the Reno-Tahoe region. Safety...More

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

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Clarinda L
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Clarinda! Let's do a Circle Lake Tour at sunset sometime soon? 10 minutes is never enough to see Tahoe above the clouds!! Thank you for this review. We love our pilots and we pride ourselves on having an extensive knowledge about the Reno-Tahoe region....More

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.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Ricky N
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ricky! We are so glad you all enjoyed the Emerald Bay tour! The views above the clouds is so worth it. Maybe we'll have the pleasure of flying with you all again in 2019 to celebrate another birthday? :)

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!!

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Luis R
RiccardoHeliTahoe, Owner at HeliTahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Luis! Let's do an anniversary tour soon in Tahoe! Glad you both enjoyed your flight experience with us. We are so grateful for our Pilots and that they are so interpersonal and keen on providing great experiences for all of our passengers.

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