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Yellowknife Flightseeing Tours

Ahmic Air offers a range of unique air tours. Our DHC-2 Beaver aircraft are equipped with enlarged windows for greater visibility and comfortable, clean, upgraded interiors. Each guest has access to an aviation headset, encouraging easy dialog between other guests and the pilot enriching the whole experience. Take a simple "Fam. Flight" around the city or come with us on one of our longer flights to view one of many choice locations from the air. We provide flights with stop overs even picnics! We would be more than happy to customise a flightseeing tour for you.

SKIPLANE TOUR Options - March & April 2023

FLOATPLANE TOUR Options - June to October 2023

Looking for a unique summer outing, try one of our Fly-in Picnics

Give The Gift of Adventure & Exploration With an Ahmic Air Gift Certificate

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Fly-In Canoeing & Camping

Yellowknife is surrounded by countless lakes and rivers. If you have a desire to spend time on the land and experience the power of nature we can help! Choose to be delivered to any number of secluded locations; lakes surrounded by boreal forest, sites on Great Slave Lake's East Arm looking onto the spectacular cliff drops and rock faces, or let us take you past the tree line to barrenlands where there are endless views of sandy eskers and glacial moraine. Contact us with your ideas and for more information.
Yes we fly canoes and kayaks!

Welcome Back to Northwest Territories of Canada, our borders are now open to all forms of tourism and we look forward to seeing you in 2023!

Book with confidence during COVID-19! If you are unable to get to Yellowknife due to COVID-19 disruptions such as regional or national border closures, a government travel advisory against travel, or COVID-19 restrictions that prevent us from operating your charter, you can: Reschedule without a fee, Receive a credit note, or Receive a full refund for the deposit paid. Ultimately, our commitment to our guests is to offer flexibility, choice and peace of mind by protecting your expedition (charter) investment entrusted to Ahmic Air Ltd., allowing guests to explore the Sub Arctic and Arctic Regions without concern of financial loss due to COVID-19.

For the most current procedures related to COVID-19 please review our F.A.Q. portion of our website.


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Fly-in Fishing

There are many lakes within close proximity to Yellowknife that are ideally suited to visitors with limited windows of opportunity or the recreation of local residents. There are many options available to you ranging from a private self guided fishing experience on a secluded lake using your equipment or rental equipment to spending an afternoon as a guest at one of the many fishing lodges that we fly to and enjoying their hospitaltiy and guiding services.

WINTER 2023 - Fishing Options - Ice Fishing

SUMMER 2023 - Fishing Options - Boats, Canoes, Walk & Wade, Bank Angling

Come check out our new retail selection of fishing rods, reels, tackle and more down at the floatbase summer of 2023; providing you with all or the last moment necessities for any fishing trip.

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Private Charter

Ahmic Air's charter assignments take us throughout Canada's northern territories.  We have extensive knowledge of the remote lakes and river locations accessible from our base locations. During the warmer months when we have open water, we operate our aircraft on floats.  During the colder months when ice conditions and temperatures permit we operate our aircraft on skis.  Typically float season in Yellowknife is from the end of May through to the middle of October and Ski Season in Yellowknife is from the middle of February through to the end of April.  Each season is different so if you need us during a shoulder season call and we will let you know our availability.

Some of our clients include mining & exploration companies, fishing lodges, canoe & kayak groups, filming crews, scientific research groups, government departments, pleasure boaters, and private cabin owners. Ahmic Air holds an Air Operator's Certificate issued by Transport Canada for 702 Aerial Work & 703 Day VFR Air Taxi services along with a Domestic Licence issued by the Canada Transportation Agency.  In addition to our primarily aircraft, the DHC-2 De Havilland Canada Beaver we also own an operate a smaller C-185 Cessna aircraft which is ideal for hot shot trips and smaller loads.

Please contact us with any of your aircraft needs and we would be happy to provide you with a quote for our services.


  • Yellowknife (CEN9) Operations & Admin: 3514 Wiley Road, Back Bay
    Old Town Yellowknife, NT X1A-2L6
  • Pitt Meadows (CAJ8) Maintenance Facility Hangar #1 - 11,705 Baynes Road
    Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y-2V1
    Toll Free: 844-920-4400