Moab: Arches Backcountry Helicopter Flight


The Backcountry Arches Helicopter Tour is a private 20 or 30 minute flight into the Behind the Rocks Wilderness area where you will view remote arches and amazing red rock formations. Your private helicopter flight includes incredible views and narration.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    20 minute


  • Highlights
    • Soar above remote arches and red rocks
    • View seven arches from above
    • Enjoy a private helicopter tour with narration
  • Full description
    Start your day at Canyonlands Field Airport to check in for your private helicopter tour. After a safety briefing, you will board your helicopter and depart the airport for your amazing scenic tour.

    Shortly after departing the airport, arrive at the tall spires of Determination Towers and the expansive Gemini Bridges. Next, you will fly into the Behind the Rocks Wilderness where you will see the amazing fins and several more arches that you can only see from above. Next, head over the southern end of the Moab Valley to Castle Valley where you will view the amazing Castleton Tower.

    After you catch your breath, your pilot will then fly over extensive 4x4 trails where you will see jeeps galore and the Colorado River canyon. Finally, you will head back to the airport, spotting the massive Corona Arch, Jeep Arch, and Uranium Arch before you arrive back at the airport.
  • Includes
    • Your price includes all fees and taxes for your private flight
      No extra fees will be charged
  • Exclude
    • Gratuities for your pilot
      Hotel pickup or drop-off
      Food and drinks