Private tour

Moab: Arches Backcountry Helicopter Flight

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Moab: Arches Backcountry Helicopter Flight

From US$ 139 per person

The Backcountry Arches Helicopter Tour is a private 20 or 30 minute flight into the Behind the Rocks Wilderness area where you will view remote arches and amazing red rock formations. Your private helicopter flight includes incredible views and narration.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 20 - 30 minutes
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Soar above remote arches and red rocks
  • View seven arches from above
  • Enjoy a private helicopter tour with narration
Full description
Start your day at Canyonlands Field Airport to check in for your private helicopter tour. After a safety briefing, you will board your helicopter and depart the airport for your amazing scenic tour. Shortly after departing the airport, arrive at the tall spires of Determination Towers and the expansive Gemini Bridges. Next, you will fly into the Behind the Rocks Wilderness where you will see the amazing fins and several more arches that you can only see from above. Next, head over the southern end of the Moab Valley to Castle Valley where you will view the amazing Castleton Tower. After you catch your breath, your pilot will then fly over extensive 4x4 trails where you will see jeeps galore and the Colorado River canyon. Finally, you will head back to the airport, spotting the massive Corona Arch, Jeep Arch, and Uranium Arch before you arrive back at the airport.
  • Your price includes all fees and taxes for your private flight
  • No extra fees will be charged
  • Gratuities for your pilot
  • Hotel pickup or drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Merchandise
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Moab - Canyonlands Field Airport, 110 W Aviation Way • Check in at the Pinnacle Helicopters building, which is the first building on the right when you enter the airport • The building has a large blue sign that says Pinnacle Helicopters • Park in front of the building where the parking sign indicates • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time • Restrooms will be provided prior to your flight • No parking fees are required

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Scenic tours may be cancelled or rescheduled due to poor weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances such as maintenance
  • All passengers will be discretely weighed during the check in process
  • Individual passenger weight cannot exceed 299 pounds (135kg) per person and 600 lbs (272 kg) for all three passengers
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4.6 /5

based on 5 reviews

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