Maverick Helicopter's Blog

What to Wear on Your Grand Canyon Tour

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Apr 15, 2018 7:07:00 AM

The Grand Canyon attracts thousands of visitors each year. There's a reason this area is considered one of the greatest national treasures and why millions from around the world visit every year. Wearing the right clothing and packing essential items on a Grand Canyon tour will ensure you are comfortable and able to enjoy this magnificent environment.

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon

7 Most Instagram'd Spots in the Grand Canyon

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Apr 8, 2018 8:26:00 AM

There's no denying humans are visual creatures. We love images and telling stories via paintings, films and photographs. Thanks to such apps as Instagram and the incredible photo capabilities of today's smartphones, each of us has in our pockets the power to take professional-looking snapshots of the places that inspire us, to tell our personal stories in visual format. When it comes to traveling to scenic places, the Grand Canyon is one of the most photographed national parks thanks to its incredible array of jaw-dropping landscapes. The following are a few of the most Instagram'd spots in the Grand Canyon, and ones you should make sure to capture as part of your own travel story:

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon

What to Wear to the Grand Canyon

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Feb 27, 2018 3:48:00 PM

Not many people are accustomed to life in the desert, but the dramatic weather, rugged terrain and blazing sun are easily overcome with the right preparation. We’re here to help ensure you’re prepared for the excursion with practical advice on what to wear to the Grand Canyon during your helicopter tour. Let’s make you desert-proof!

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon

Celebrating Important Anniversaries in Las Vegas

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Jan 30, 2018 3:49:00 PM

Whatever the important anniversary you’ll be celebrating in 2018, be it 10 years of friendship or 50 years of marriage, there is no better place to do it than Las Vegas. In this city where excitement and romance abound, there is a multitude of options for celebrating that special occasion. Check out these top picks for the perfect night out when celebrating important anniversaries.

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas

Maverick's Amazing Pilots

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Jan 28, 2018 7:03:00 AM

Maverick Helicopters’ sterling safety record and numerous safety awards are due in large part to its highly skilled pilots. From its inception, Maverick initiated highly effective training programs aimed at improving safety and technical knowledge that go above and beyond the Federal Aviation Administration's standard regulatory requirements. Maverick's pilots’ dedication to the well-being of guests and passion for their work comes through in their interaction with passengers. See for yourself what customers are saying about Maverick Helicopters’ amazing pilots.

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Maui

The Canadians' Guide to Las Vegas

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 21, 2017 12:23:59 PM

Your bags are packed. You’ve checked in for your flight. You’ve got your double-double from Timmies in hand. You are ready for this trip to Vegas. But what are you going to do when you arrive, eh? Maybe just a two-four and a Mickey … you know, keep it low-key? No way! This is Vegas. You gotta give’r! Check out some of these Sin City musts in our Canadians’ Guide to Las Vegas.

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas

Maverick Staff Tour Picks

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 7, 2017 11:39:18 AM

Think back, way back to the good ol’ days of … video rental stores. Do you remember when the store employees would put together a revolving display of staff picks? It was usually located on the end of an aisle and included a brief description of the employee and that particular movie. There was something special about that, receiving thoughtful recommendations from a fellow human instead of an algorithm. Each pick reflected the different tastes of the picker, resulting in a grab-bag of under-the-radar gold. We wanted to bring that feeling back. Check out some of our Maverick Helicopters tour recommendations from actual Maverick employees.

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas

Canyon by Planes, Trolleys and Helis

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 5, 2017 6:28:55 PM

When you think of a Grand Canyon tour from Las Vegas, you may envision a long bus ride to the park and back. You might stop at a handful of the most popular lookouts. If you’re lucky, you might receive a hurried lunch and some time at a gift shop. But what if you could get more out of your tour of the Grand Canyon and in less time? If you had the opportunity to see corners of this natural wonder seldom seen and still make it back in time for dinner, wouldn’t you jump at the chance?

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon

Maverick Wedding Showcase: Jed & Rachel Snow

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Nov 26, 2017 8:34:00 AM

For some people, love grows slowly over time. For others, Cupid's arrow strikes hard and leaves an indelible mark. Recent newlyweds Rachel and Jed Snow know what it's like to make this kind of powerful connection. They met one fateful evening while dining out with friends. Although they had never seen each other before and lived two hours apart, things clicked from the moment they met. About three months into their relationship, Rachel went on a family vacation. During her trip, both Rachel and Jed missed each other terribly. The overwhelming joy both felt upon Rachel's return caused them to realize they had truly found their other half, believing it was kismet.

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon, Wedding, Las Vegas, Hoover Dam

Wind Dancer Tour Review: What Customers Are Saying

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Nov 12, 2017 7:58:00 AM

If you’re planning a trip to Las Vegas, you may think of the destination as a mecca for gambling, shows and restaurants. And while it’s certainly that, Vegas has so much more to offer.

In the words of one customer who took our popular Wind Dancer Air and Landing Tour, "there are more things to do in Las Vegas than gamble."

Read More

Topics: Grand Canyon

Sign Up for Email Updates!

Recent Posts