Canmore: Scenic Helicopter Ride and High Alpine Hike

Canmore: Scenic Helicopter Ride and High Alpine Hike

From $460.10 per person

Enjoy a thrilling helicopter flight and high alpine hiking, with spectacular mountain views in all directions.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • Enjoy a scenic mountain helicopter flight
  • Experience a high-alpine guided hike
  • Admire 360-degree views of the Canadian Rockies
Full description
Meet your guide at Canmore Heliport, just 20 minutes’ drive east of Banff or 1 hour from Calgary. Then, take an 8-minute scenic flight by helicopter through Cougar Creek canyon, taking in the stunning mountain scenery of the eastern Canadian Rockies. You’ll be dropped off on a pristine high alpine meadow. Enjoy 2.5-3 hours of secluded hiking in a small group, with a maximum of 5 guests, guided by a professional mountain guide. Learn about the local flora and fauna and the formation of the mountain. You’ll also have the chance to spot ancient marine fossils and the mountain’s animal residents.  At the end of the hike, the helicopter will pick you up for the return flight to Canmore heliport. The total time of your activity is approximately 3.5 hours.
  • 16-minute total scenic helicopter ride
  • 3-hour hike with professional guide
  • Use of hiking poles
  • Water and light snacks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
  • People with mobility impairments
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Canmore Heliport

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What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Hiking shoes
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Product ID: 384529