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Island Wings Air Service

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1245 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6135
+1 907-225-2444
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Great independent tour and flight, Misty Fiords is even better than the photos show

We booked this early because of the reviews and were not disappointed. Both Shona and Michelle... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Natick, Massachusetts
Another super trip with Island Wings!

We were a group of 6, and had an amazing trip with Island Wings last week. Michelle does an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Northern Calfornia
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Share Michelle's love of flying through our vast Alaskan wilderness. Experience the freedom of flight over the wild grandeur of the mountains, the islands and the endless sea. Island Wings takes the time and makes the effort to help you realize your Alaskan dreams. Our focus is the quality of your experience. From the handling of your reservation, to the equipment we operate, to the places we visit; we don't compromise and neither should you.
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1245 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6135
+1 907-225-2444

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Reviewed yesterday

We booked this early because of the reviews and were not disappointed. Both Shona and Michelle work very well together as a team, from taking our reservations, to picking us up on time, to refueling the aircraft, to getting us loaded and giving the safety...More

Thank NEHiker_11
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a group of 6, and had an amazing trip with Island Wings last week. Michelle does an amazing job piloting the plane. Everyone has high quality headsets, so she can point out things along the way (like numerous mountain goats in the mtns...More

Thank mountainhouse
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I booked the Misty Fjiords tour and then added the Traitor Cove Black Bear tour for the next morning, so very glad we did. I chose this company after visiting several other websites and decided I liked Michelle's story and the classic...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We recently toured with Island Wings and from beginning to end it was a fabulous tour. Pick-up van was right were it was supposed to be, when it was supposed to be there. Our flight to the Bear Viewing platform at Traitors cove could not...More

Thank optiman32
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took seaplane for the bear tour to traitors cove and it did not fail to give us the best day of our cruise. Michelle and her team were professional, fun and knowledgable. I would recommend booking early as this company do not "overload" and...More

Thank Tutterandmagoo
Reviewed 6 days ago

Michelle was great and what an awesome tour. Words can't begin to describe the beauty of Misty Fjords; especially from the air. Landing on one of the lakes up in the mountains was awesome. Wish we could have gotten to shore to hike a little,...More

Thank Columbia_MOShari
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little dubious about using a float plane, but it was great. Smooth take off and landing. A single engine plane can be noisy, but we all had head set and microphones. Lovely scenery and got to see black bears feeding on salmon...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We flew to Traitor's Cove with Michelle. The flight was wonderful, and Tim guided us through the forest to look for bears, and kept us very safe. We saw 10 different bears plus 3 babies. Highly recommend, it was an amazing experience! Worth every penny.

Thank missusdubbya
Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned yesterday from a wonderful trip to Alaska. One of the greatest highlights of our trip was our float plane excursion with Michelle to Misty Fjords. This was our first time on a float plane and Michelle was incredible! The views were stunning. We...More

Thank ckrcjr88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 weeks in Alaska. It was all wonderful but this tour was the best. Michelle and Tim (guide) did a great job and we spent more time at the bear viewing than other tours. Very knowledgeable about bears...and I loved the float plane...More

Thank OrangeKitty43
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20 May 2016|
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Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
All of our current pricing is listed on our web site.
Jim C
7 January 2016|
Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
Hello Jim, Sorry for the delay in response to your question. To answer your question the plane can handle your group of six very comfortably. For pricing and tour availability on the day you are in Ketchikan please... More
David J
16 May 2015|
Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
For availability on any given day you will have to call or email our office(907)225-2444. Cruising the Inside Passage is a journey through the worlds largest temperate rainforest. Most days in the summer are flyable days... More