Big Bear's most unique attraction offering sightseeing flights to the public.
501 Valley Blvd. Big Bear City, CA 92314 | 909-585-1200
Helicopter Big Bear
501 Valley Blvd Big Bear City, CA 92314 | 909-585-1200 | Visit Website
Get a new perspective of Big Bear by taking a scenic aerial adventure above the mountain resort from the vantage point of a helicopter cockpit. Helicopter Big Bear is arguably Big Bear's best entertainment attraction. Witness the beauty of the Bear Valley and surrounding San Bernardino Mountains all year round. Helicopter Big Bear is open seven days a week including all holidays. A helicopter tour is undoubtedly one of the most unique and exciting activities available during your stay in Big Bear.
Helicopter Big Bear offers a variety of tour options with ten different suggested flights ranging from seven to forty-five minutes of flying fun. Pricing starts at $35.00 per passenger and up. There are group and family discounts and specials available. There are many visual opportunities throughout any one of the available tour choices. The bird’s eye views can include many landmarks and points of interest. Besides the great picturesque forest scenery inside The Big Bear Valley, many other views may include numerous mountain area lakes, the Mojave Desert, the towering San Gorgonio mountain range, the Santa Ana canyon and endless other once in a lifetime visual experiences. Cameras are welcome aboard the helicopter for you to capture your journey. The flights are intended to be both exciting and relaxing with a lot of attention put on safety.
Almost all of Helicopter Big Bear’s passengers are first timers in a helicopter. The process is thoroughly explained before the flight with the Helicopter Big Bear staff answering all questions and addressing any concerns perspective passengers may have. While in flight, all passengers are wearing a communicative headset with a microphone and are able to speak with each other and directly to the pilot. The helicopters are fully enclosed with every seat being a window seat. The tours are all private flights with no one else onboard other than your group. All ages are welcome. Reservations are recommended, with walk-ins also welcome.
The tours are guided with special attention put on fun and local facts. Helicopter tours are great for all special occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, holidays and would make a great gift with gift certificates available. Many will claim that a helicopter flight is the #1 item to check off their bucket list! Bring your camera, the family, friends, employees, or that special someone and come up to Big Bear and go up with Helicopter Big Bear!
Helicopter Video from Big Bear Lake on Vimeo.