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Whistler Alpine Picnic Helicopter Tour

Fly high above Whistler, deep into the breathtaking British Columbia backcountry and over Rainbow Glacier in a helicopter before landing at a remote alpine lake to enjoy a private gourmet picnic.
Where:Whistler, British Columbia
Price for:2 Participants
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Whistler Private Alpine Picnic Helicopter Tour
Price shown is for 2 people.
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Whistler Private Alpine Picnic Helicopter Tour - Additional Passenger
Price shown is per person.
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Whistler Private Alpine Picnic Helicopter Tour - Stand Up Paddleboard
Price shown is per person. Must be purchased in conjuction with Alpine Picnic Helicopter Tour. Includes paddleboard, PFD and guide.
Experience the awesome beauty of British Columbia with a helicopter tour and alpine lake picnic.

Your spectacular private flying experience begins with meeting your mountain guide and pilot at the heliport.

After take-off, you’ll fly high over Cougar Mountain and the rugged wilderness with breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, crystal lakes, and wooded hills of cedar and fir.

As glacier-fed Green Lake comes into view, your guide explains the reason behind the lake's vivid hue. You’ll hover above Rainbow Glacier for close-up views of its icy white expanse, and then just on the other side of its peak, touch down by Beverly Lake where you'll enjoy a gourment picnic lunch
along the remote shores of this beautiful alpine lake.

You will be free to explore the local wildlife and follow your guide on an enjoyable walk in the sub-alpine terrain around Beverly Lake. 

Then it’s time to climb aboard your helicopter and fly back to Whistler.

Add Alpine Stand Up Paddleboarding to your experience for a truly immersive backcountry experience.

Sample picnic lunch*: Assortment of charcuterie, deli meats and artisan cheeses • fresh baguette and walnut crisps • seasonally inspired salads and dip • freshly baked cookies • sliced fruits • french roasted coffee and organic teas
*menu is subject to change

Tour highlights:

  • Helicopter tour over Cougar Mountain and Whistler’s backcountry with a gourmet picnic lunch at a remote alpine lake.
  • Fly over Rainbow Glacier, forested mountains and snow-drizzled peaks.
  • Land next to Beverly Lake and learn about the local geology from a certified, experienced and professional ACMG guide.

What's included:

  • Sightseeing tour by helicopter to a remove BC backcountry lake.
  • Private gourmet picnic lunch.
  • Certified and professional ACMG guide.

Duration: 2.5 hours

When:July through September with flights daily at 11am and 2pm.

Need to know:

  • This is a private tour. Only your group will participate.
  • A minimum of 2 passengers per flight is required.
  • Maximum number of passengers per flight is 5.
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding is only available on the 2pm departure.
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding is subject to weather and availablility on requested date.
  • All tours are subject to weather, availability of aircraft, and civil emergencies. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • Free shuttle is available from Whistler Village to the Whistler Heliport.

TheWhistler Private Alpine Picnic Helicopter Tour is definitely an activity to check off your bucket list of fun things to do in Vancouver and Whistler!

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