North Cascades Explorer

Flight Details

Fly the picturesque North Cascades, affectionately known as America’s Alps–the wildest and most glaciated mountain range in the U.S. outside Alaska.

Explore an unparalleled combination of biodiversity and scenery that is accessible only by air. This route features wilderness on a grand scale. Glacier-clad peaks rise vertically from thickly forested valleys. Waterfalls, mountain lakes, alpine meadows, and hundreds of glaciers dominate the picturesque landscape offering the most diverse photo opportunities in a single flight.

Shooting with an iPhone, a digital SLR, or a large format camera, you can capture spectacular landscape images from the air.

Join us for an unforgettable flight adventure!

*This is a photography flight. Please bring a camera. (A smartphone is fine.)

1 hour 10 minutes

Flight time

$435 / person

Price based on 2 person minimum.
Single-passenger flights available. Please contact us for details.


Call or reserve online

(360) 389-2339

Customer Feedback & Photos

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This is the coolest thing I’ve ever done.

"This is awesome, I've been wanting to fly in a bush plane since I don't know how long."

Tanner Baxter April 16, 2021

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Prepare to Fly

Important information to help you prepare for your flight.

Bring your Camera

Snowking flights are ideal for aerial landscape photography. Visibility is excellent in all directions, and we will be sensitive to lighting and camera/airplane positioning.

Aerial Photography Tips

Learn aerial photography techniques from acclaimed northwest photographer and pilot John Scurlock.


If your flight is canceled due to weather, you can choose to reschedule, receive a full refund, or select a gift card redeemable for a future flight.

Our Premier Location

We are located on the edge of North Cascades National Park at Mears Field in Concrete, Washington. Our base of operations is the best location for flightseeing in the area. Surrounded by mountains, you’ll enjoy alpine spectacles right after take-off with no aerial commute to the scenery.

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