This exhilarating helicopter tour takes you nearly a mile above sea level to the top of Tower Butte, an incredible natural structure rising from the desert earth. Begin with a scenic flight that includes sights of Lake Powell, Glen Canyon Dam, and Horseshoe Bend. Then experience a thrilling ascent to the top of one of the desert Southwest’s most unique formations, Tower Butte. The incredible 360-degree panoramic view available as soon as you disembark is a sight unlike any other. Visions of Glen Canyon, Lake Powell, Padre Bay, the Grand Staircase Escalante, and the LeChee Rock will unfold as far as the eye can see. Take advantage of sensational photo opportunities and learn from your guide about the Navajo people who have inhabited this land for centuries. Enjoy approximately 20 minutes of exploration time atop Tower Butte before climbing aboard your helicopter once again. Discover more scenic aerial views on your return flight to Page Municipal Airport.
- Aerial views of Lake Powell, Glen Canyon Dam and Horseshoe Bend
- 1st Class EcoStar EC130 helicopter
- Oversize windows, stadium seating
- Landing atop Tower Butte
- Tour Duration: Approximately 55-60 minutes
What To Bring:
- Bring your I.D. – All passengers booked on a tour must have government issued forms of identification.
- Be sure to book your tour as early in your trip as possible.
- Water: You may bring a bottle of water, however the bottle is not allowed to be opened in the aircraft.
- Don’t forget your camera! Cameras and phones are allowed and encouraged, but please be aware that the use of “Selfie Sticks” and extending camera poles are strictly prohibited in and around the aircraft.
- Not sure what to wear? Layered clothing is recommended through the months of March to September, and winter clothing should be worn from October to mid-March.
- Wear sensible shoes. The ground at the Grand Canyon is rough, rocky and uneven. It is important to wear sturdy, toe-covering shoes that can handle rough terrain. Sneakers or hiking boots are highly recommended.