Milford Track Guided Heli-Hike


Milford Track Guided Heli-Hike

Take a scenic flight from Glenorchy to join your guide for a gentle 11km walk to the Giant Gate Falls on the Milford Track, a world famous "Great Walk". Return to Glenorchy via helicopter giving you the chance to see the incredible scenery of the Fiordland National Park from the air before a snow landing with breathtaking panoramic views of Dart River and Lake Wakatipu.


Available from November 1st - April 30th


Prices listed are for shared experiences with others. To book a private charter, click here

Transport from Queenstown

We offer complimentary return transport from Queenstown return. Please make sure to book this in addition to your flight experience. 

If you are self-driving, it will take approximately one hour to drive from downtown Queenstown to Glenorchy.

What to bring?

As you will be enjoying an alpine environment we recommend you: 

  • Wear sensible comfortable covered shoes
  • Wear warm clothing and windproof jacket.
  • Bring along hiking snacks and a reusable drink bottle of water - a hot drink and light snack is provided
  • Remember to bring your camera, sunscreen, sunglasses and insect repellent

Additional information

Minimum passenger numbers apply. Heli Glenorchy reserves the right to up-grade passengers or merge flights for operational reasons or flight management purposes if required. Occasionally flight paths or landing locations may alter at the pilot’s discretion. 

Flights are also weather dependent. Weather checks are to be made one hour prior to departure by phoning 0800 4354 49. If we cannot fly due to weather, we will offer alternative options. 


Any cancellations made within 24 hours of departure will incur a 50% cancellation fee. If passengers ‘no-show’ for a flight, 100% of the fare will apply. If we cannot operate due to weather and as a result, passengers are unable to fly, no cancellation fees will apply.

Book flight

Flight options are for a minimum of 2 people.


Subject to change without notice. Valid until 30 September 2024.

Child Prices

Aged 3 –11.
Child prices are 70% of the adult fare.
Infant prices are 50% of the adult fare.


As all flights are weather dependent so no payment is taken until the time of your flight. A 2% surcharge will apply to all credit and contactless transactions made at the counter.