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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."

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Topics: Grand Canyon

So You Want to Visit the Western United States

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Nov 9, 2017 11:34:26 AM

Exploring the Western United States for the first time is an incredible experience. The wide open spaces, unfathomable colors, the many unique cultures and people all come together to create a vibrant patchwork of American life. It is a region that inspired some of the country's greatest artists and thinkers and served as the setting of some of America's greatest achievements. To explore the West is to explore the spirit of the United States, and Maverick Helicopters is here to connect you to the region's most treasured sites. Go west, young man.

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Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Hoover Dam

Top Tours for Las Vegas Convention Goers

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Oct 24, 2017 4:21:39 PM

Visitors to Las Vegas in town for a convention tend to have little free time to enjoy the sights and attractions in the entertainment capital of the world. Add in the fact that the average convention goer in Las Vegas walks nearly 4 miles per day, and the prospects of squeezing in some Vegas sightseeing quickly start to diminish. Maverick Helicopters is here to help you out. Check out these helicopter tours that help you pack the most sightseeing into your Vegas business trip with minimal effort. As they say, all work and no play …
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Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Hoover Dam

Grand Canyon Explorer Tour: What Customers Are Saying

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Oct 22, 2017 8:11:00 AM


The Grand Canyon is a remarkable sight that has made it onto many people’s bucket lists. If you’re lucky enough to visit the canyon, make the most of your time and take in as much of this natural wonder as you can.

The perfect way to see all you can is with the Grand Canyon Explorer Tour, which lets you view the amazing beauty from the sky and land for an up-close exploration.

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Topics: Grand Canyon

Skywalk Odyssey Tour: What Customers Are Saying

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Oct 15, 2017 9:54:00 AM

The Grand Canyon is amazing from any vantage point, but for an unforgetting experience, book a helicopter tour followed by a trip to the glass-bottomed Skywalk suspended more than 4,000 feet above the canyon!

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Topics: Grand Canyon

What to Expect When Taking Your Children on a Maverick Helicopters Tour

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Aug 27, 2017 7:38:00 AM

Parents know that traveling with young children requires plenty of foresight and planning. It’s important to know what to expect at the outset and adjust accordingly. When your children are happy, the whole family—and the rest of the tour group—are happy. From must-bring items to suggested tours, we’re here to help you plan out the perfect helicopter tour for your family. Read on for helpful tips you need to know when bringing your little one aboard a Maverick Helicopter tour.
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Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Hoover Dam

The 40-somethings’ Guide to Las Vegas

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Aug 17, 2017 11:05:41 AM

Regardless of age, Las Vegas is a city sure to bring fun and excitement. That being said, certain activities and adventures cater more to certain age groups. To ensure you're not missing anything your peers rave about, we've come up with a series on the Vegas experience for different age groups. Here, we've compiled a list of how to do Vegas in your 40s. While this ain’t your first Vegas rodeo, your tastes have certainly changed since your last visit to Glitter Gulch. The undergraduate party scene has long been overplayed. You’re less inclined to spend as much money at the tables this go-round. You’re fine with forgoing the overtly touristy attractions. Been there; done that. What you are searching for this Vegas vacation is luxurious amenities, value-added activities and off-the-beaten-path adventure. The hidden gems and local favorites are what will have you saying “we did it right this time, honey!”
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Topics: Insider, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Vegas by Age Groups

5 Buildings to See at the Grand Canyon

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Aug 6, 2017 9:57:00 AM

As you’re touring the Grand Canyon, your focus will understandably be on the amazing vistas, but you’ll also want to take time to visit some of the Grand Canyon’s buildings, uniquely designed with direct inspiration from the landscape.

The South Rim is home to buildings designed by Mary Colter, a pioneering chief architect for the Fred Harvey Company. She designed many landmark hotels and lodges. As you’re visiting the South Rim, make sure to view these five buildings designed by the woman known as the “architect of the Southwest”:

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Topics: Grand Canyon

3 Tips to Make Your Upcoming Grand Canyon Trip More Enjoyable

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Jul 25, 2017 6:41:00 PM

The Grand Canyon most certainly lives up to its name, spanning an incredible 275 miles from end-to-end and towering well over a mile high. For first time visitors, the sheer magnitude of this national wonder and all of its activities can feel a little intimidating. With summer here, you can expect plenty of sunshine and high temperatures no matter where you head out on the trail. But don't let the heat deter you.

Consider the following tips for staying cool and getting the most out of your upcoming Grand Canyon trip:

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Topics: Grand Canyon

See What Our Customers Are Saying

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Jul 20, 2017 7:03:00 PM

Our most important concerns at Maverick Helicopters are the safety and satisfaction of our guests. Not only do we continually strive to maintain our status as the safest helicopter tour company but also the most customer-oriented. From the moment customers contact our reservation agents to the moment they’re returned to their hotel via our complimentary shuttle transportation, Maverick Helicopters makes every effort to create a truly memorable experience. Our safety awards speak for themselves, but we’ll let our customers tell you about their experiences. The following quotes were taken directly from Maverick Helicopters’ TripAdvisor pages and edited for clarity.

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Topics: Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Maui

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