Discover the wonders of Mount Rushmore and the Black Hills on a private helicopter tour.
Black Hills Helicopters, Inc. offers helicopter tours of the unique geological outcropping that is the Black Hills of South Dakota. This geological anomaly made for the perfect location to create the worlds largest sculptures; Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse.
Take a few minutes to see a different perspective and experience the unforgettable sensation of helicopter flight and the vertical world!!
View the Mount Rushmore Memorial from the most unique point of view. This 8 to 10 minutes tour lets you experience the National Monument in all its glory.
Our most popular tour. This 12 to 15 minutes tour flies you to Mount Rushmore then follows Grizzly Bear Peak up past the Chessmen and back down to Horse Thief Lake. Our recommended tour for a budget-friendly vacation!
SOUTH HILLS Tour
The ultimate aerial tour!! Our most exclusive package. In this 35 minutes tour you'll see all the views the south Black Hills have to offer: Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Black Elk Peak, the Cathedral Spires, Sylvan Lake, and Custer State Park.
Experience our Sylvan Lake tour in 360°!! The thrill of flying through the Black Hills of South Dakota on a private helicopter tour. Witness Mount Rushmore from a unique perspective, admire the beauty of the granite spires formations, and be on the lookout for Sylvan Lake surrounded by its rock walls.
SCHEDULING and PRICING
Black Hills Helicopters reserves the right to upgrade, alter or terminate any or all of our tours due to security, weather, acts of God, or for any other reason, we deem necessary. Flights canceled by the operator will qualify for a full refund. Prices and tour schedules are subject to change without notice.
Please be advised that unforeseen circumstances may interfere with on-time departures. Please be present at the departure location at least 20 minutes before flight times for check-in and safety briefing.
CANCELLATIONS and NO SHOWS
48-hour notice is required to change or cancel a Helicopter Tour reservation. Tour reservations canceled within 24 hours will be assessed a 100% cancellation fee. No-shows will be assessed a 100% cancellation fee. If you need to change or cancel your tour reservation, please provide us with 48 hours notice prior to your scheduled tour time and we will be happy to accommodate you. If you are running late contact us as soon as possible and we will try to accommodate you depending on availability. Passengers failing to board their flight will be considered a no-show. No refund will be made for any unused portion once any segment is used.
FLYING WITH CHILDREN
A child under 24 months of age is welcome as a lap child with an adult at no additional charge. Children 24 months and older require an individual full-fare seat.
For helicopter passengers weighing more than 300 lbs. the purchase of an adjacent empty seat is required to safely balance the aircraft.
ANDREW BUSSE chief pilot/ceo
3500+ hours of flying time with all sorts of helicopters...
Anna is the boss of everything that happens below 100ft..