|Payment |||Interac, MasterCard, American Express, Visa|
|Getting There |||Located just outside the entrance to Banff National Park on the Trans Canada Highway (Highway #1) approximately 106 kilometers west of Calgary.|
|Summer Office Hours - May 1 to Thanksgiving - 7:00AM until 9:00PM; Winter Office Hours - Thanksgiving to April 30 - 8:00AM until 5:00PM|
Profile Last Updated: June 09, 2008
Alpine Helicopters is a helicopter sightseeing tour company that has been in business since 1961. Located just an hour west of Calgary in the scenic town of Canmore, Alpine offers a variety of unforgettable sightseeing tours, as well as heli-hiking adventures in the spectacular Canadian Rocky Mountains. The long-time helicopter company also offers heli-weddings as well as custom charters for various other events and occasions. The Alpine tours depart and land at the Canmore Municipal Heliport, just 22 kilometers east of the town of Banff.
Sightseeing and Tours
There is no better way to fully appreciate the magnificent grandeur of the Canadian Rockies, than by taking flight with Alpine Helicopters. Alpine offers a variety of helicopter sightseeing tours all offering panoramic views of majestic mountain peaks, pristine lakes, and gorgeous alpine meadows. Choose the 12-minute Spray Lakes Tour, or the renowned 30-minute Assiniboine Glacier Tour.
The latter, is a photographer’s dream, featuring spectacular views of Mount Assiniboine, one of the grandest peaks in the Canadian Rockies. If hiking is your passion, sign up for Alpine’s heli-hiking tours. These guided tours take you on a short scenic helicopter flight, then deliver you, along with a guide, to a secluded alpine landscape for a three- to four-hour hike of a lifetime.
Alpine also offer a variety of customer charters, including the incredible heli-wedding package, for couples with a taste for unconventional thrills.
Departure info: The Alpine tours depart and land at the Canmore Municipal Heliport, just 22 kilometers east of the town of Banff.
Contact Person: Jim Reid (owner / manager)