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French Broad River Helicopter Flight

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    This flight takes you over the French Broad River. You'll see the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the beautiful Douglas lake in the distance. This flight covers 8 exciting miles and upwards of 1200 feet above the ground you get a great birds eye view of the surrounding area which will include areas of farmland and nice lakefront property. We can accommodate up to 6 passengers at a time. Make sure to bring your camera for some great photo opportunities. We do also offer headsets to communicate with each other and the pilot will provide a informative narration of the flight.
    Additional points of interest you may see along the way are Jet Boats, Smoky Mountain Knifeworks, Adrenaline Park and people horseback riding. 
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We had an amazing experience on one of their helicopters. They were efficient and informative. The pilot was friendly and answered any questions we had. We were a little nervous beforehand but all left happy and excited about the entire experience after it was all...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank sarahMo1011
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    They were extremely friendly and helpful with our 2 handicapped adults and you should have seen the ear to ear grins when they landed. They talked about it for the rest of the trip. Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank marquartcoffey
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Lindsey our pilot was awesome. My 15 year old son and I will never forget that ride! Matt was so helpful with boarding because I am an amputee! Justin is a great photographer and the pictures are awesome! Only regret was not taking a longer...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank 1227yahoo
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was meant to be an experience for my mom in law and our daughter. We took a short flight but it was still fun. The pilot Sean and boarding attendant Isaac was very friendly, clear and helpful. The wait time was shirt, too. I...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Rupinder N
    Reviewed 9 July 2019

    My son got to sit in the front seat and he loved it! The pilot was friendly & enthusiastic. Very exciting!

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Grambogirl
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