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Marathon Helicopters

2210-B Airport Rd, 3rd Building on the Left, Seward, AK 99664
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30 Minute Glacier Expedition Flight Tour
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Glacier Landing Helicopter Tour
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15 Minute Glacier Discovery Flight Tour
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Marathon Helicopters offers helicopter flight seeing tours departing from the Seward Airport. Shortly after take off you will be soaring over massive glaciers, buzzing around icebergs the size of buildings, and viewing a variety of Alaskan wildlife from above! Your pilot has been flying in the Seward area for years and knows the best routes to take to find hidden gems and wildlife. Join us for an unforgettable experience.
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2210-B Airport Rd, 3rd Building on the Left, Seward, AK 99664
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"pilot mike"
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"great pilot"
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"helicopter ride"
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"bear glacier"
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"eye view"
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"short flight"
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"mountain peaks"
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"experience alaska"
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"day adventure"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"godwin glacier"
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"great ride"
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"breathtaking views"
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"an awesome experience"
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"bucket list"
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"resurrection bay"
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Mike C, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was nervous having only been on one helicopter ride, but this surpassed my wildest dreams! Mike was fun, informative, engaged and obviously enjoyed going out of his way to make us have an incredible experience! I loved every single minute of this experience and...More

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Marathon H, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Jackie, you are so welcome! You were great, the weather was great, everything was great! Thanks for making us a part of your amazing Alaskan adventure and come see us again ANYTIME!

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This company and Mike are AWESOME! It was pretty rainy and cloudy when we were in Seward. We thought that our tour might be cancelled due weather/winds, but they were able to get us in on a shorter 30 minute tour. Mike is an excellent...More

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Mike C, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks for the great review! I can’t wait to get back next season and see all the changes in the area. I’m missing the glaciers and wildlife so bad right now.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Every time you step in to a helicopter with Mike, you can be assured you'll enjoy the most scenic, fun, and safe flight on the Kenai. Mike's a great pilot, amazing guide, super funny (don't tell him I said that) and all around great guy....More

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Mike C, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you so much for the nice review. We have been so lucky this year with great flying conditions and wonderful guests to join us. I look forward to flying with you again next season.

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