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Take a flight our float planes to the real Alaska whether flight seeing glaciers and mountains, bear viewing at remote lodges and national parks or fly in fishing. We've been flying people to Alaska's wilderness since 1963; located at Lake Hood in...more
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Due to limited time, I could only squeeze in a 30 minute flip over Anchorage into our schedule.
My pilot ( Ryan?) was extremely professional and provided excellent snioppets of information during the flight. The music that was over-laid through the headphones provided a unique...More
Very friendly, helpful people at Rust's Flying Service, excellent pilots and guides at Crescent Lake were knowledgeable and accommodating.
I was doing this trip solo but was added in to a group for the flight and the boat trips.
An amazing day! From the take off to the return flight the entire trip was more than we could have expected. I lost count of how many bears we observed fishing for salmon in the lake and river, several Mom and cub groups as well...More
Great trip... Rusts picked us up at our Anchorage hotel and took us to their office. In just a short time we were checked in and up in the air. Our pilot was knowledgable about the glaciers and the area's history. We just beat the...More
We were lucky to have the pilot Dan the Ottaman who flew us over the most amazing wilderness. We saw the mountains glaciers and wetlands with 100's of wild animals including bear wolf and moose. The expert commentry was brilliant and we would rate the...More
My husband and I did the discover Denali flight on the water plane. Our guide was Gary and we had the best pilot ever. Native Alaskan with 33 years of flying expertise we truly recommend him! Thank you for making our vacation so memorable. The...More
Where to start. First off, the weather for the day was spectacular ... and while Rust's Flying Service isn't in control of that, they certainly knew how to take full advantage of it. From the moment I arrived at Lake Hood for the float plane...More
Fantastic trip! Lots of bears! So many salmon! Great trip for close up pictures. Lunch was fantastic. Great facilities. Comfortable boat with shade cover ( or rain cover lol) Flight over and back was worth the trip. Beautiful, memorable trip of a lifetime!
We had an excellent time on the flight tour and bear viewing at Lake Clark. The flight there and back was absolutely breathtaking. The pilot was very professional and informative about the area. Once at Lake Clark, we were able to view many bears, including...More
Hello. It depends on the flight. Most of our tours can accommodate a group of 10 in our de Haviland Otter. We can also take larger groups if willing to go in multiple aircraft. I would love assist you and answer any specific... More
Hello. It depends on the flight. Most of our tours can accommodate a group of 10 in our de Haviland Otter. We can also take larger groups if willing to go in multiple aircraft. I would love assist you and answer any specific questions. You may call me direct at 907.771.2117.