Let all your backcountry adventures start here. We can help you organize and fulfill what will be the most memorable experiance you will ever have.
From arriving on your special day in a helicopter to saying your vows on Mt. Begbie or the amazing mountain location of your choice let us make your special day one to remember.  Contact us for prices, as we tailor this experience specifically to your needs.  
Imagine Fishing in a place so remote it's only accessible after a few days hiking in. That's the great thing about Glacier Helicopters, we have the best mode of transportation to get you to into those places others will never reach and only dream of. Certainly the fish won't be expecting you....
Enjoy the company of a special someone, maybe a few friends or even the family with a pre-prepared Picnic lunch surrounded by magnificent scenery of the Canadian Rockies. From the Glacier Helicopters base, we will fly you and your party to one of our special spots where you can enjoy a relaxing...
Plan your own trip or use our guides.  Glacier Helicopters can offer spectacular places for your mountain top adventure whether it is a simple walk in the alpine with your kids or a full on mountain traverse. Contact us for prices, as we tailor this experience specifically to your needs...

Welcome to Glacier Helicopters


Glacier Helicopters  is a small dynamic family owned company based in Revelstoke, British Columbia and Calgary, Alberta.

Glacier Helicopters was incorporated in  2003 by Chief Pilot Paul Tigchelaar. Paul has extensive experience working in and around the Canadian Rockies of Alberta and British Columbia, as well as  the Yukon and the North-West Territories.

Paul has been flying helicopters for 18 years and has gained thousands of hours of flight-time carrying out unique aerial work as well as performing mountain rescues in the Canadian Rockies.

Being a small operation gives us the ability to focus our attention directly on the requirements of our clients for safety and efficiency in the work being performed while still providing excellant customer service and professionalism.

We are open to the opportunities that the diverse type of work helicopters can perform and are ready to work with all our clients to get the job done. Having had years of experience, gaining valuable knowledge and general know-how, we are sure we can help with you project.