We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Colorado Vertical Adventures

45047 W US Highway 50, Colorado Springs, CO 81212-9735
+1 719-648-5580
Review Highlights
WOW! Spontaneous Family Vacation Experience!

Breathtaking views of the Royal Gorge & Bridge! The tidbits of information of history and the area... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Joplin, Missouri
Must do

Great business with friendly and knowledgeable staff. The views are extraordinary. We would... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
bryan f
Nashville, Tennessee
via mobile
Read all 28 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Colorado Vertical provides scenic air tours of the same scenery that inspired Katherine Bates to pen the words that became the lyrics to "America the Beautiful". Come experience the Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak, Cripple Creek and more from the air!
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
45047 W US Highway 50, Colorado Springs, CO 81212-9735
+1 719-648-5580

Similar Things to Do in Colorado Springs

Write a Review
Reviews (28)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Breathtaking views of the Royal Gorge & Bridge! The tidbits of information of history and the area around the gorge from the pilot just added more to the flight!

Thank Graham6s
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Great business with friendly and knowledgeable staff. The views are extraordinary. We would definitely do again.

1  Thank bryan f
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I went on the 40 minute helicopter ride and loved every minute of it. The check-in process was fast and easy, and our pilot Will did a great job of flying and narrating the tour. A very smooth and stunningly beautiful trip...More

1  Thank Brian P
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This was an amazing adventure! We took the evening flight for 30 minutes. The views were stunning and Will was an awesome pilot. We would definitely do this again.

1  Thank Ericjc43
Willnkristen S, Front Office Manager at Colorado Vertical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

Glad you enjoyed your flight! Thanks for visiting with us!

Reviewed 9 June 2016

I surprised my fiance with a helicopter ride with Colorado Vertical Adventures and it was just a great experience. The ride itself was really thrilling with an unbeatable view of the Royal Gorge & its bridge as well as Pikes Peak and the Rocky Mountains...More

1  Thank jjjsss1234
Reviewed 1 January 2016

What a fun and memorable time we had! My daughter (30) and I had the pleasure of riding with Will and he gave us one an amazing tour! First class customer service...these guys do it right. It was a first helicopter ride for both of...More

1  Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We took my son on a flight for his 8th birthday and loved every second of it. He got to sit in the front seat, we listened to Christmas music while taking in the beautiful night sky and lights of the holiday. Our pilot was...More

2  Thank Krista B
Reviewed 8 December 2015

This is the second time we've flown with these guys, and we'll be back for more. Their customer service is great, and our pilot Eli has both times been willing to customize our ride- we're more interested in the technical side of flying rather than...More

1  Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 6 December 2015

I took my grandchildren on an evening holiday helicopter ride. Found this tour over Colorado Springs better than a holiday helicopter tour over Denver. The Broadmoor, Seven Falls, etc., from the sky were breathtaking!! Our pilot, Will, did a great job!! Will recommend to friends!...More

Thank Mina K
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We saw the 'heli tour' sign outside the office and took a spontaneous short flight with Eli. Definitely a good impulse decision - the views were great, Eli was calm, professional and knowledgeable. If you're new to helicopter rides this would be an excellent first...More

1  Thank Liz G
Nearby Restaurants
Whitewater Bar & Grill
582 reviews
.08 km away
8 Mile Bar & Grill
458 reviews
.10 km away
Pizza Madness
546 reviews
9.39 km away
Le Petit Chablis
284 reviews
9.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience
73 reviews
.34 km away
Royal Gorge Rafting
2,075 reviews
.07 km away
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
2,239 reviews
.05 km away
Echo Canyon River Expeditions - Day Trips
2,527 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Colorado Vertical Adventures staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines