Want to see Whistler's wilderness without having to huff up any mountains? Take a comfortable helicopter ride over some of British Columbia's most stunning glaciers and snowcapped peaks to orient yourself with Whistler, or amp up the joy ride with longer aerial explorations of Whistler and Blackcomb mountains and Garibaldi Provincial Park. You can even choose to touch down on Rainbow Glacier for a short stroll, where the scenery might take your breath away after all.
Take to the skies on one of the tours below for unparalleled bird’s-eye views of British Columbia. Enjoy convenient shuttle service from Whistler Village to a local heliport, where you’ll board your helicopter. Read on for flight options. Whistler Explorer (12 minutes)
First time to Whistler? Get beautiful snapshots of the local scenery, including unabridged views of Peak 2 Peak Gondola, a mountaintop gondola connecting Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain to the Rendezvous Restaurant on Blackcomb Mountain. Soar over alpine meadows, waterfalls and glacier-fed lakes beyond the reach of hiking trails.BC Experience (39 minutes)
Fly over snowcapped Whistler and Blackcomb mountains, and travel as far south as Cheakamus Glacier and its lake. Admire the jagged edges of the volcanic Black Tusk mountain before your pilot takes you down to Rainbow Glacier, where you’ll disembark for a stroll to learn about the 12,000-year-old geology of the area.