North Cascades Explorer

North Cascades Explorer Scenic Flight Map

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, traversing much of North Cascades National Park. 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.

Join us for a wilderness flight adventure you will never forget!

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

1 hr 20 min

Flight time

$275 / person

Price based on 2 person minimum.
20% discount for children.
Single-passenger flights available. Please contact us for details.


Call or reserve online

(360) 389-2339

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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. We will be sensitive to lighting and camera/airplane positioning. Visibility is excellent in all directions, and the passenger can open and close a side window at will for the best possible image quality.


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.

We fly Year-Round

Fall colors, emerald lakes, waterfalls, mountain faces loaded with snow–the North Cascades are spectacular in every season.

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of adventure! A popular choice for birthdays, anniversaries, the holidays, and just because.

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