Skiing & Helicopter Tours at Mt Bachelor Bend, Oregon
The first time you see Mt. Bachelor, don’t be surprised if you stop and take a picture, it’s a looker of a mountain. Bend’s premier ski resort operates year round atop a dormant volcano and is absolutely stunning to behold in the distance.
Big Mountain Heli Tours can get you the BEST scenic views of our iconic mountain with our Winter Wonderland Helicopter Flights. As the highest land mass for miles around, the views from 3000 feet above atop Mt. Bachelor are equally breathtaking. Mt. Bachelor is part of the infamous Cascade Volcano chain, which runs from Canada into the Pacific Northwest. A handful of these volcanic peaks can be seen from Mt. Bachelor’s summit. Ecology and geology enthusiasts will love learning about the science behind Mt. Bachelor’s formation, just as much as they’ll enjoy skiing or riding the resort’s unusual terrain.
Winter Adventures in Bend, Oregon
With the town of Bend and it’s many inns, hotels, boutiques, shops and restaurants a short 22 miles away, a Mt. Bachelor ski vacation and helicopter tour meets a wide variety of lodging and budget preferences. Whether you stay in Bend or not, an afternoon or evening in this quaint town is in order, and on the top of your don’t-miss list should be a beer at the famed Deschutes Brewery Bend Public House. For those looking to explore the local forests and get their lungs pumping, Mt. Bachelor also offers an exceptional cross country trail system. If what you seek on a ski vacation includes incredible scenery, great snow, tons of distinct terrain and tons of vertical feet, good local beer and a down-to-earth town to explore, then a Mt. Bachelor ski vacation in 2019 is what you’ll find.
Helicopter Tours For The Family
While Broken Top Mt is our local volcanic star our your private and unique helicopter tour will also highlight Mt. Bachelor. On our Winter Wonderland Tour you’ll swing over the mountain and watch skiers racing down the 3,600 acres of terrain. The Cascade Range is still active to this day. Mt. St. Helens (which you can see on most flights) to our North remains hot after a devastating and well known eruption in 1980.
Flying over the summits you’ll be treated to an eye candy helicopter view of the Cascade Mountain chain stretching from north to south and including Mount Hood, Mount Jefferson, Three Fingered Jack, Mount Washington, North Sister, Middle Sister and South Sister.
The Helicopter Tour
Our Winter Wonderland Tours depart from our private heliport in Bend, Oregon. This scenic helicopter tour includes aerial views of the City of Bend, the Old Mill District and the Deschutes River as well as the spectacular snow-capped Cascade range with it’s soaring volcanic peaks. The winter and spring tour is hosted aboard one of our comfortable and air-conditioned helicopters complete with wraparound windows. These aircraft are designed for helicopter sightseeing and feature a nearly 180 degree field of view, clear passenger to pilot communications.
Wine Tasting & Bottle of Wine Included
We know you’re in Bend for a few days, so please enjoy a complimentary bottle of wine on us and a wine tasting at Va Piano Vineyard tasting room in The Old Mill. Walla Walla Washington (we love saying that) based Va Piano set up shop here in Bend at a lovely tasting room overlooking the Deschutes River. The perfect location to sample regional wines in Bend after a day of play.Va Piano wines display intense flavors, fine tannin structure and intense aromas: quintessential Washington State characteristics. The majority of grapes they use are estate grown, they source additional grapes from carefully chosen vineyards because fruit from different soil profiles create more complex wines. On this flight guests over 21 years of age will receive a gift certificate for two complimentary wine tastings, and one bottle of wine to take home with you. Our way of saying…welcome to Bend,Oregon!
Save 25% Off Marriot Hotel Nights in Bend
Welcome to Bend, Oregon. When you book any of our multi-day adventure tent trailers you’ll receive 25% off room nights at our Marriott hotel partners in town. Spend a relaxing night or two at the Springhill Suitesnext to Bend’s Box Factory, close to shops, The Old Mill, restaurants, breweries, and more. Or for longer stays, guests at the all new Residence Inn enjoy the largest suites in Bend centrally located near the Old Mill District, minutes from vibrant Downtown Bend.
Helicopter Tour Gift Certificates
Corporate gift giving, holidays and birthdays mean exciting Gift Certificates for Bend’s best scenic flights and tours through the stunning Cascade Range and beyond. Book today and give the gift of exciting memories to those you love on this amazing fall/winter/spring tour. Guaranteed good weather flights. You’ll love getting up close to Mt. Bachelor and the Cascades. Breathtaking views are all yours to discover. Don’t miss Bend’s most exclusive on the snow experience this winter!