NorthStar Helicopters is committed to providing outdoor adventures that are tailored to the interests and abilities of each guest, with safety as our foremost priority. By employing extremely professional and knowledgeable staff, utilizing the highest quality gear, and operating in accordance with our high safety standards, we continue to lead the industry in efficiency, reliability, and excellence.
We take pride to ensure that each tour:
- limits the number of participants so that we can focus on each guest and provide a personalized experience, with a maximum guide-client ratio of 1:6
- is led by caring, knowledgeable staff who enjoy sharing their expertise
- incorporates education about the unique environment you are visiting
- provides guests with high-quality gear and ensures safety as our utmost priority.
The adventure begins with a short drive to our helicopter base, located next to the Juneau International Airport. We will outfit you in state-of-the-art trekking equipment and give you a safety briefing before you board one of our A-Star helicopters - the standard of our industry. Whichever tour you choose...we'll see you on the glacier!
Helicopter Glacier Walkabout
- 1-hour non-strenuous interpretive walk over natural, rolling glacier terrain.
- Total tour duration: 3.25 hours
Helicopter Glacier Trek - Our most popular tour!
- 2-hour glacier hike over variable terrain.
- Total tour duration: 4.25 hours
Helicopter Glacier Extended Trek
- 3-hours of trekking over varied, steep terrain and includes ice climbing.
- Total tour duration: 5.25 hours
All tours include transportation, full gear outfitting, and safety briefing.
- Ferry Shuttle Service:
- Airport Shuttle Service:
- Time to Juneau International Airport: 2
- Days of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
- No Contact Services:
- Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits:
- Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced:
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- CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures:
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