It’s a beautiful drive up the mountain to Big Bear Lake, but there is nothing like the experience of seeing it from above. Helicopter tour Big Bear Lake and the San Bernardino National forest for an exciting and affordable experience to enjoy during your stay at a vacation rental in Big Bear.
Helicopter Big Bear has 10 different flights to choose from, ranging from a 7 minute Tour Romeo introductory flight to the 45 minute Tour Echo that covers 55 miles of scenic beauty. Each flight highlights the unique features of the San Bernardino National Forest, Big Bear Lake, Snow Summit, Bear Mountain and everything in between. You will see the winding highways that bring you up the mountain to your Big Bear Lake cabin rental while you marvel at the engineering feat of the Big Bear Dam and soak in the magnitude of the high, rocky cliffs. You might even be able to spot your cabin rental in Big Bear from the air!
Roy, the owner, pilot and your tour guide has over 17 years of flight experience and holds 3 different licenses as well as being a flight instructor. Safety is a priory to ensure everyone has a pleasant experience on their flight over Big Bear Lake. You will receive a detailed and informative tutorial to get your experience started with plenty of opportunities for pictures and questions. It’s sure to be a great memory during your Big Bear Lake vacation.
Once you board the helicopter the fun really gets started. Feeling the power of the motor spinning the propeller is thrilling and will get your adrenaline pumping. Then, it’s time for lift-off! The journey begins as you rise straight up into the air and you see the ground get farther away, giving you your first peek at the surrounding area. Get your cameras ready as you fly over Big Bear Lake and take in the views of the surrounding mountains, Big Bear cabin rentals and Big Bear Lake marinas.
Helicopter Big Bear offers flights all year round. Each season offers a new landscape to enjoy as the mountain turns green, yellow or white. With flights starting as low as $35, it’s easy to experience the view from above during your stay at your vacation rental in Big Bear Lake. Plan your romantic getaway and include a sunset tour, or make it a kid friendly activity and give them something to tell all their friends about. Walk-ins are welcome but appointments are recommended and group rates are available.
Plan your next vacation to Big Bear Lake and book an experience of a lifetime! Stop by the Big Bear Airport at 501 Valley Boulevard, call (909) 585-1200 or visit their website at www.helicopterbigbear.com.
To book your vacation rental in Big Bear Lake, give us a call at (909) 752-0234 and let our experienced, local staff help you plan the perfect getaway. Make your destination Big Bear for fun all year round. We have cabin rentals in Big Bear close to Snow Summit, Bear Mountain, The Village, and lakefront cabin rentals on Big Bear Lake. Let us know if you need a pet friendly cabin rental or prefer a luxury cabin rental. See you soon!
written by Nanette Murray.
Nanette Murray moved to Big Bear Lake after vacationing from Los Angeles where she lived for 3 years. Originally from the mid-west, she has lived in numerous cities including Dallas, TX, Minneapolis, MN and Seattle, WA. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, yoga, baking and spending time with her family and adopted Chihuahua.