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Mountain Flying Service

132 2nd Avenue, Haines, AK 99827
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Experence of a Lifetime

Paul was our pilot out of Skagway, Alaska and flew us to the top of a five thousand foot glacier... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Port-A-Fan
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Cape Coral, Florida
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Glaciers from the Air

Had a great air tour in a classic Dehavilland Beaver. Our pilot was fantastic and took us over... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Trout50
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San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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Glacier Bay Flightseeing for 26 years from Haines & Skagway Alaska. We Love what we do. Meticulous maintenance! Most completely rebuilt DH Beaver aircraft available in Alaska. Plenty of room, will seat up to 7 passengers all with large windows. Safe, smooth & exciting. Authentic, experienced & engaging. Up close & personal!
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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132 2nd Avenue, Haines, AK 99827
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Paul was our pilot out of Skagway, Alaska and flew us to the top of a five thousand foot glacier using snow skies to land. Not only is Paul a great pilot but he does a wonderful job pointing out all the interesting natural features...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had a great air tour in a classic Dehavilland Beaver. Our pilot was fantastic and took us over many glaciers and high mountains

Thank Trout50
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We needed a flight to Gustavus from Haines which was arranged as needed by Amy who was flexible according to our schedule. In spite of pouring rain in the morning, the weather lifted and we were on our way to the hanger. The hanger and...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

This was such an exceptional and memorable way to see the glaciers. We had sought out a last minute flight experience in Skagway after our helicopter excursions in Juneau to Mendenhall that were booked through our cruise ship were cancelled because of weather. We were...More

Thank TraveltheworldK
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

My wife and I absolutely loved our experience with Mountain Flying Service out of Haines, AK! Amy was incredibly helpful in not only scheduling our flight, but reserving our stay at a lodge in Gustavus, booking our boat tour in Glacier Bay and she went...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Absolutely the highlight of our 3 month RV trip to Alaska. Paul is a wonderful pilot and his plane is beautiful and perfectly maintained. Paul even made our friend who is very afraid of flying, totally comfortable during the flight, after the flight our friend...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is by far the best way to view Glacier National Park and the Saint Elias Mountains I chose flight #2 from Haines and felt that I saw plenty of the jaw dropping scenery. It was a bit different than other scenic flights I’ve done...More

Thank DeneMiles
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Paul and Amy made our trip memorable. Very friendly ppl and easy to deal with. Great time and service . Thx from Mr. Good hair :)

Thank maj g
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

We really enjoyed this flight. Glacier Bay is a very difficult park to access (no maintained land access at all) so air and sea are the only real ways in. Amy and Paul worked with us to fit within our schedule as well as theirs...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It was a cloudy day in the valley, but once we took off we traveled to fantastic views of the glaciers. We saw wildlife on the way and thoroughly enjoyed the glacier views. Highly recommend.

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LourdesG
19 April 2015|
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Response from flying99827 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, our price is from $199 per person on up, and that is for an one hour Glacier Bay Flight. Best to contact us through our website. Thanks Paul
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NicholasEMeola
25 March 2015|
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Response from flying99827 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, and thanks for the inquiry! We can fly you that afternoon. Please call us or use our website to gain further contact. Thanks Paul
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