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TEMSCO Helicopters - Skagway

901 Terminal Way, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-2900
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We had an amazing time on this trip. We spent 12 days in Alaska and for all 5 in our group this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Glendale, Arizona
Helicopter Ride and dog sledding

We did the Skagway Helicopter ride and dog sledding. Beware these are cancelled very often due to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Timber. Exploration. Mining. Survey. Cargo. Operations. - We are TEMSCO Helicopters in Skagway, Alaska. TEMSCO was founded in Ketchikan, Alaska in 1958. Years of experience has consistently made us one of the safest and most reliable helicopter companies in Alaska. The TEMSCO Skagway Base offers various Helicopter and Glacier Flightseeing Tours. Please let us know about the experiences you have shared with us!
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901 Terminal Way, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-2900

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an amazing time on this trip. We spent 12 days in Alaska and for all 5 in our group this was the highlight of our trip! We also were very impressed with Temsco! Great company!

Thank lhoover1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the Skagway Helicopter ride and dog sledding. Beware these are cancelled very often due to weather. It is pricey but really worth it - unbelievable, gorgeous views from helicopter and so fun to ride the dog sled on a glacier. The glacier camp...More

Thank SuzyKC
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a must do, the ride up and back is absolutely spectacular!!!! Landing on the glacier was really cool too. Our 10 year old daughter loved it as well and enjoyed drinking glacier water!

Thank kellybB9385VR
Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of our trip to Alaska was to get a chance to see the glaciers. From a boat seemed about as good as we would do, but on our stop in Skagway, we were literally docked right at the helipad, and those choppers (to a...More

1  Thank cdpinNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an experience of a lifetime. The operation is seamless with safety the #1 priority. They have lots of staff to provide advice, training, and nifty boots to cover your shoes. They even offered hats & sunglasses! The ride was amazing with a guided...More

1  Thank sheilal921
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking on a glacier at over 5000 feet is not something I'll soon forget. And the view from the helicopter during the ride to and from was similarly spectacular. Very professional outfit. Our pilot Luke both knowledgeable and friendly. Well worth the money if you've...More

2  Thank entrad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this as a shore excursion while doing the Inside Passage on the Emerald Princess. It was totally amazing and one of the best experiences of our lives. Rhyne our sledder was very informative and passionate about her job. The dogs were really awesome...More

2  Thank Travelsnake53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This helicopter ride was my first! What a First!!!!! The weather was a bit rainy and windy that day and it was still fabulous!!! The ride to the glacier was so scenic and beautiful and then.... you land on a glacier!! WHAT AN EXPERIENCE!! Our...More

1  Thank MargieMc65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

UNBELIEVABLE!!! What an incredible adventure and highlight. Pilot Rachel was very professional and friendly and took us over some breathtakingly beautiful scenery en route to the dog camp. An amazing set up and the dogs clearly love what they do and are very well cared...More

2  Thank wazsim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this helicopter trip and guided hike to a glacier as a cruise excursion. The entire experience was first glass...from the short bus ride to and from the center, the staff inside and outside, the pilot, the equipment, and the guides on the glacier....More

2  Thank Greg B
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Response from dnsmcklr | Reviewed this property |
It was cheaper to book it independently. As long as she can climb into the helicopter and walk on a surface that is a bit uneven she can do it. My mom is 94 and definitely couldn't do it now but definitely could have at 89.