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Welcome to Colorado Vertical Helicopter tours and services.  We provide the ultimate Colorado adventure, featuring world class scenic air tours of Pikes Peak, the Garden of the Gods and the Royal Gorge.  We also provide other services such as aerial photography, pipeline survey, pipeline patrol, power line survey, power line patrol, search and rescue, proposals, ultimate dates and much more!


Contact us to plan your marriage proposal!  We offer the perfect platform for your proposal, a scenic setting, complete privacy and the thrill of a helicopter tour!


Looking for the ultimate anniversary or valentines date?  We offer many helicopter date services, from sunset tours to honeymoon date specials, we have you covered.


Try a sunset tour of the Garden of the Gods or Pikes Peak.  The romance of the sunset brings out vibrant reds and yellows a beautiful scene from the air!


Looking for the best Christmas Lights or Holiday lights in Colorado?  Colorado Vertical Helicopter Tours offer the perfect setting to view holiday lights and Christmas lights from December 1 through January 1 yearly.  See the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo light safari, downtown Colorado Springs, the Broadmoor, Seven Falls and the Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun.


Colorado Vertical offers many Colorado vacation package deals, such as white water rafting packages, zip line packages, Royal Gorge Route Railroad train packages and much more.  Contact us to plan your next family vacation to Colorado.


Want to fill your bucket list?  A helicopter tour is safer than skydiving and way more fun than a hot air balloon!  Contact us to fill your bucket list!


Fun! Helicopter Adventures Since 1989
Scenic Helicopter Adventures from $49/person

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             Amazing!!! Worth every penny!

-Carolyn A.

Meet our Helicopter, the Robinson R66!
Take a ride in a Rolls Royce powered Jet-helicopter! Amazing views from every seat (5 seats), air conditioning, heater, leather seats, passenger headsets, on-board music and ultimate safety come standard on every tour.

About Royal Gorge Helitours


Royal Gorge Helitours has been providing scenic helicopter adventures at the Royal Gorge since 1989.  Today we specialize in both fun scenic adventures of the Royal Gorge as well as tours of the Pikes Peak Region.


Pilots Will Sanders and Eli Plavney each have thousands of incident free hours flying in Colorado's high altitude environment.  Both have been flying scenic helicopter tours, photography flights, search and rescue, law enforcement and other missions for many years.  Combined they have over 35 years experience in the aviation industry.


Our well trained, seasoned ground crew are known for their customer service and spotless safety record.  You will find that Kristen, Marilyn, Wyatt and Juliet will provide the utmost in customer care and safety before and after your flight.

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Take the Ultimate Colorado Scenic Adventure!

We offer everything from affordable scenic helicopter adventures over the Royal Gorge, to full scenic tours of the Pikes Peak region.  No matter which flight you decide to take, you are sure to love it!  From short to long, these flights are all packed with incredible scenery and plenty of thrills.


Choosing a flight can be difficult because they are all so awesome!  Here is a little advice: Choose the tour that fits your budget.  Short or long, everyone loves their adventure.

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"But those who trust in the Lord will find new strength.  They will soar high on wings like eagles.  They will run and not grow weary.  They will walk and not faint."

Isaiah 40:31