Buffalo Aerial Services Ltd. operates out of Chetwynd, BC which allows the unique ability to provide spectacular aerial tours of the majestic mountains, the breathtaking valleys, the pristine rivers, the turquoise alpine lakes, and the impressive W.A.C. Bennett Dam located at the head of the Peace River Canyon.

It comes as no surprise to those who are fortunate enough to call the mountains around Chetwynd their workplace, that there is a growing demand for experiencing all they have to offer, including remote Heli-fishing packages.

Aerial Tour Packages:

Package 1 – Mountain Tour

Depart Chetwynd airport on this tour and take in the breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and possibly snap photos of a local mountain goat herd as they climb and play in their natural habitat.

Flight time: 20 minutes

1 to 4 passengers – $400.00

Package 2 – Sukunka Falls Tour

Depart Chetwynd airport and head south through the Sukunka Valley along the winding river to see the unique step feature of the Sukunka Falls.

Flight time: 30 minutes

1 to 4 passengers – $600.00

Package 3 – Mountains and Wind Tour

Leave Chetwynd airport and fly west to the Rockies and see the giant wind turbines as they spin in the wind then return to Chetwynd airport.

Flight time: 45 minutes

1 to 4 passengers – $900.00

Package 4 – Snow Lake Backcountry Tour

Snow Lake, also known as Iver Lake, is a remote mountain lake nestled in the northern Rockies. The only access to this pristine alpine lake is a 30 minute flight by helicopter from Chetwynd, BC. Buffalo Aerial Services holds the 38,000ha recreational use tenure for this area. With breath-taking hiking from our Snow Lake base or amazing fishing in the recently stocked Snow Lake or one of the many bountiful rivers in and around the tenure, our Snow Lake experience has something for everyone.

Flight time: 1 hour

1 to 4 passengers – $1,200.00

Package 5 – Wind and Water Tour

Come check out northeastern British Columbia’s clean energy production. Leave Chetwynd airport and fly west to the Rockies and see the giant wind turbines as they spin in the wind, then it’s a short hop to W.A.C. Bennett Dam for a bird’s eye view of 2,730 megawatt dam, then return to Chetwynd airport.

Flight time: 1 hour

1 to 4 passengers – $1,200.00

Package 6 – Bickford Lookout

A short flight southwest of Chetwynd will put you on top of Mt. Bickford, where you can explore this pristine alpine environment on foot or simply enjoy the views while eating a picnic lunch on top of the world

Flight time: 45 minutes plus 60 minutes on the ground

1 to 4 passengers – $1,200.00

Package 7 – Heli-Fishing at Local Rivers

The fishing in the Chetwynd region is second to none. With breath-taking views, an abundance of rivers and lakes and no crowds, your Heli-Fishing experience will be one to remember. Load up our Bell 206 with groups of up to three and one of our knowledgeable pilots will get you to all the ‘sweet spots’ that only a helicopter can get you to. Whether you’re exploring the back eddies of the beautiful Sukunka River, fly fishing the remote upper Burnt River or floating in a boat in our annually stocked Snow Lake, our Heli-Fishing adventures will be sure to please!

Heli-Fishing is offered along the Murray, Sukunka and Pine Rivers, as well as Snow Lake.

Catch and Release only.

Half day (3 hours) of fishing along one of the local rivers or lakes.

1 to 4 passengers – $1,800.00

Full day (6 hours) of fishing along one of the local rivers or lakes.

1 to 4 passengers – $2,800.00

Custom Packages

With our Snow Lake tenure and our Bell 206 or AStar helicopters, we are able to provide a wide variety of tours, trips and experiences. We can customize or create any package to cater to our customers tastes for adventure and budget.

Contact Buffalo for more info