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Promech Air - CLOSED

Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 800-860-3845
Review Highlights
Best chance of seeing a bear, but quite expensive for what it is.

We booked this tour with our cruise company, so you could probably do this cheaper by booking... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
Ronnie S
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
What a day!

We had been starved of wildlife viewing opportunities in Canada so this trip proved to be a... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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“salmon hatchery” (34 reviews)
“float plane” (50 reviews)
“black beans” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Ketchikan, AK 99901
+1 800-860-3845

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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We booked this tour with our cruise company, so you could probably do this cheaper by booking independently. It starts with a scenic 45 minute float plane out to Neats Bay. The views are exceptional. Make sure you fly the same side to and from...More

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had been starved of wildlife viewing opportunities in Canada so this trip proved to be a highlight. The floatplane trip from Ketchikan was brilliant, great scenery and an informative commentary from pilot Clark? After about 30 minutes we landed in Neet's Bay and taxied...More

Thank Spit56
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Always wanted to see bears in their natural habitat, and wasn't disappointed here. The flight was sensational (very smooth), first time in a float plane and loved it. The plain ride is worth the money whether you see a bear or not. Our pilot gave...More

Thank tassiedevil93
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

OMG I cannot put into words how amazing this trip was. The seaplane I have to confess is an acquired taste, the weather wasn't great and we felt every bit of the wind and air pockets. Once we landed and got to the viewing area...More

4  Thank laiyw
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We were flown over the beautiful Tonglass Forest in a Float Plane, and all that we saw from the air was described in a fascinating manner. At Neet's Bay, Puck, our Bear Guide, showed us the Salmon Hatchery, Bear Trails, trees that bear had marked,...More

4  Thank mtmorgen
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I've been to Neet's Bay twice - once by float plane and once by boat. This is a salmon hatchery and the bears are there because the salmon are coming back to spawn. Since I was on arranged tours both times I don't know how...More

3  Thank MLWTex
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The adventure started out with a float plane ride gives you a birds eye of Alaska's terrain - breath taking & worthy of many pictures. The plane delivers you to a dock, where our group was met by Amanda - who led us on an...More

3  Thank OliverandLisa
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Lots of fun, both getting there and seeing the bears in their natural habitat, firstly we took a bus out to the float planes, it was a ten seater craft, I thought the flight was ok but my wife felt a bit air sick from...More

4  Thank vpmuscat
Reviewed 11 October 2015

great trip,charlie our pilot was excellent ,pointed all the wild life out on our 30 min trip over to neets bay.within minutes of landing we sighted our first black bear down in the river 30 metres away ,that day we sighted 5 bears on the...More

3  Thank bransands
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We had an amazing time at Neet's Bay. The plane ride from Ketchikan was great, it gave you an idea of the surrounding landscape which was truly beautiful! At Neet's Bay we were greeted by Amanda who you could tell straightaway loved her job and...More

3  Thank jabitz
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