Looking for something different for your next adventure? Catch a helicopter flight to a remote lake for a weekend of backcountry camping or a day of fishing. These tours are self guided and flexible to allow you to plan your adventure, just the way you want it.
Options for your adventure include Landslide Lake, Lake of the Falls, Michelle Lakes and Coral Lake.
- Experience the classic views of David Thompson Country.
- Explore remote areas, taking in the sights of mountains, waterfalls and glaciers.
Perfect for: Anybody looking for a self guided adventure well off the beaten path. This is a great option for those looking to spend a day fishing a remote lake or planning a multi-day camping adventure in a remote area.
This tour is self guided. You must be comfortable being in a remote setting on your own after the helicopter drops you off.
This tour is owned and operated by Rockies Heli Canada.
- Activity: Heli supported fishing and camping
- Difficulty: Challenging
- Duration: A few hours to a few days. Flights are available between 8 am and 8 pm.
- Departure: Abraham Lake
Available daily from May to November.
Enjoy the solitude of a remote backcountry lake, surrounded by the mountains.
Guiding and camping equipment are not included.
Fish the turquoise waters of remote lakes surrounded by stunning peaks. Spend the day or make it an overnight trip.
Guiding and fishing license are not included.
Rockies Heli Canada
- Landslide Lake: $249
- Lake of the Falls: $249
- Michelle Lakes: $349
- Coral Lake: $349
Rates are per person. A minimum of 3 guests are required to book this adventure.
$2 per pound cargo fee will be charged prior to your flight and is not included.
$4 per person landing fee, 5% operator levy and 5% GST are extra
This tour includes only the flights. You are responsible for all other aspects of your adventure, including knowing the area and having the appropriate gear.
The itinerary may change without notice due to the weather and other factors. You must be prepared for the risk of your return flight being delayed due to inclement weather.
Where to Meet
You must arrive at the base at least 30 minutes prior to your flight time.
Departure Time and Private Tours
This tour is not private and additional guests may be joining you.
What to Bring
- This tour is provided by Rockies Heli Canada and include flight time.
What's Not Included
- Souvenir photos, custom stops, transportation to the heliport or any other special requests.
You must be prepared for the risk of your return flight being delayed due to inclement weather.
Terms and Conditions
A $2 per pound cargo fee applies and will be charged by the operator prior to your flight.
The Operator Levy is an additional fee charged by the activity provider as as tourism marketing fee and carbon tax fee.
This tour requires bookings to be made at least 7 days prior to departure and requires a minimum of 3 guests per booking. Please contact us at (403) 986-6190 for a last minute booking or single guests.
All bookings are non-refundable but we will offer you a credit for a future adventure if you cancel a minimum of 72 hours prior to departure.
Waivers are required for all participants and will need to be signed at the Rockies Heli Canada base prior to your tour.
Please review our complete terms & conditions prior to booking.
This tour requires 7 days advance notice to book online. Looking for something sooner? Give us a call at 403 986-6190.
Come For A Visit
We're located in Capstone at Riverlands, near the trails of Waskasoo Park and Downtown Red Deer. Stop by to plan your next adventure, rent the gear you need and grab a bite with friends.
While you're in the neighbourhood make sure to check out some of our great neighbours like Wild Brewing Co, Purearth Organics, DOSE Coffee and Troubled Monk Brewery.
You'll find us at #10 5579 47 Street in Cronquist Business Park.
- Monday: 9 am to 4 pm
- Tuesday: 9 am to 4 pm
- Wednesday: 9 am to 4 pm
- Thursday: 9 am to 4 pm
- Friday: 9 am to 4 pm
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
We're open for check-in 10 minutes prior to departure for all tours.