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Helms Aero Service

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Long Lake, NY 12847
+1 518-624-3931
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Awesome views

This was such a fun thing to do, a unique activity that really added to our great visit to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Caroline P
Exciting flight

Pontoon plane, flying over wilderness area. Interesting, knowledgeable pilot, stunning views! Take... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Loretto H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a fun thing to do, a unique activity that really added to our great visit to the wonderful Adirondacks. Tom is an informative and interesting pilot who took us on a spectacular tour, we all loved it. Great value for the ride...More

Thank Caroline P
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Pontoon plane, flying over wilderness area. Interesting, knowledgeable pilot, stunning views! Take the whole family to see what a true wilderness the Adirondack Park is.

Thank Loretto H
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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Spectacular Flyover of the Adirondacks, Hudson River and the Tahaus mines for Teddy Roosevelt Days. Fall color tinges and great views! Personable and knowledgeable Pilot with great customer service skills. Pricing was extremely reasonable and the plane ride was exciting! Recommend to all visitors Just...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2017

As a regular counselor at the local camp we take regular trips on the sea planes each summer. It's a beautiful way to see the Adirondack mountains and the staff are very pleasant.

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

A few friends took a seaplane ride with Helms Aero Service over Labor Day weekend and it was definitely one of the highlights of our holiday! Tom Helms was our pilot and he is so knowledgeable about the scenery -- in addition to many water...More

1  Thank MJH0417
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

Arrived at Helms early afternoon this past Thursday and I was able to go right up with the pilot Bob with no wait. I paid the $90 minimum and went as a single passenger and I think it was worth it to be able to...More

Thank UncleJackNY
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

My son in law and friend flew into a remote lake to fish using Helms Aero Service. The pilot was very friendly and knowledgeable of the entire area. They do fly in hunt trips and scenic trips. The cost is very affordable and the views...More

1  Thank HenrySwartzJr
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Reviewed February 11, 2017

A great ride with a friendly pilot. The owner pilot takes great pride in making sure his customers have a memorable and safe flight...and you will. Don't pass up the chance to go.

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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Very nice company. Pilot was great and had great knowledge of the area. Well worth the money. Easy to find with plenty of parking. Great way to view the Adirondacks.

Thank skeesler
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

The owners of the motel where we were staying in Tupper Lake told us about Helms Aero when we checked in, 2 of the group was interested in taking a flight so we arranged it for a morning during our short vacation. Ultimately the 4...More

Thank Deborah K
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Judy A
July 22, 2018|
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Response from Loretto H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. Contact them directly for accurate information. 518 624 3931. However much it is, it's well worth it...go at sunset!
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AtEase1
September 1, 2017|
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Response from HenrySwartzJr | Reviewed this property |
No you wont. But they can be very busy and he does have another person with a plane if he is over booked.
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