NorthStar Helicopters offers a diverse range of personalized flightseeing and glacier experiences tailored to each guest’s abilities and interests. Whether your dream is to drive a sled pulled by a team of excitable Alaskan sled dogs, experience the power of sheer blue ice compacted beneath your feet, or explore the massive face of a calving glacier, NorthStar has you covered. We lead the industry in best aviation and tourism practices by utilizing the highest quality equipment, employing a professional staff, and operating with safety as our utmost priority. Through providing personalized and educational outdoor experiences, we inspire our visitors to adopt environmental stewardship and conservation practices. We wish to share the passion we have for Southeast Alaska with all of our guests.
Alaska is made for all kinds of adventures! From heli-hiking and snowshoeing, to multiple glacier landings, zodiac iceberg tours and glacier dogsled rides with Iditarod winning dogs. We do it all and would love to share our playground with you. Our guides are seasoned outdoor professionals, all experts in their field and passionate to take you safely out into the wilderness of Alaska. With over 10 years of accident free operations in the Knik River Valley, you can be rest assured the experience will be VIP from start to finish.
All our adventures start with a helicopter ride, and in a matter of minutes your are in true wilderness. Alaska sized mountains, glaciers, clear streams and wildlife. Our pilots and guides will keep you safe and show you their secret spots for the best pictures. All our tours are guided and all gear is provided – all you need to bring is a sense of excitement for adventure. Let us show you our backyard; chances are you never want to leave!