Heli-yoga might just be the perfect representation of Canada’s western provinces. The laid-back, health-conscious lifestyle of British Columbia meets the think-big, affluent and mountainous Alberta landscape, resulting in an activity that stretches the imagination, and the body, too.
Length of Trip : Half Day
Cost : $475/person for 2. Click here for the latest prices
Best time to go : Icefields Helicopters offer both summer and winter helicopter packages. These include heli-skiing, ice-walking and snow picnic adventures in winter, and heli-hiking, heli-yoga and heli-fishing activities in summer.
Wheelchair friendly : Helicopter tours are wheelchair friendly.
Family friendly : Yes
Where to eat : Martha packs delicious lunches on heli-yoga tours.
Where to Stay :
Calgary: We recommend staying with our trusted partner Holiday Inn when visiting Calgary.
Edmonton: We recommend staying with our trusted partner Holiday Inn when visiting Edmonton.
Red Deer: We recommend staying with our trusted partner Holiday Inn and Suites when visiting Red Deer.
Getting There : Icefield Helicopter Tours Heliport is located 42 kilometers east of the Icefield Parkway (Highway #93) on Highway #11. Icefield Helicopter Tours is about three hours from Calgary, about four hours from Edmonton, and near Rocky Mountain House (one hour west of Red Deer).
Note from Robin : According to Icefield Heli’s website: “DOGS FLY FOR FREE, must be accompanied by its owner (two paying passengers) and be on a leash and not bite the pilot.”