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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.


2024 FLOATPLANE TOUR Options - June to October 2024

Looking for a unique summer outing, ask about fly-in day trips, we can find you a secluded piece of the North to call yours for the day, whether you want to simply bring your picnic basket and a camera and stay in one spot or we can provide you with either a canoe or boat so that you may do some fishing and further exploraton.

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 2024!

After experiencing multiple years of restricted travel due to COVID-19 and persevering through last seasons 2023 wildfire season, the associated evacuations, threat of on going fires and the relentless  smoke filled days there now seems to be a high level of pent up desire to get back paddling the rivers and waterways of the Northwest Territories and we would be happy to get you out there.

We are already booking our 2024 season with many bookings already in place. Please let us know if you have any trips in mind and we would be happy to provide you with an updated quote, including any suggested options and our our availability.

2024 Paddling Suggestions (List Updated January 15, 2024)

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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.

SUMMER 2024 - 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 2024; providing you with all or the last moment necessities for any fishing trip.

WINTER 2024 - Fishing Options - Ice Fishing in March & April 2024 - Ask

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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.

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


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    Old Town Yellowknife, NT X1A-2L6
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