OUR FLEET

Our modern fleet of turbo prop powered floatplanes offers convenient access to vast and wild regions of Northern British Columbia and Northwest Territories, encompassing Nahanni National Park and numerous provincial parks and protected areas including the Muskwa-Kechika.

 

Loading our DHC-3T Otter on Muncho lake BC

DeHavilliand DHC-3 Otter

The de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter is a single-engine, high-wing, turboprop-powered, short take-off and landing (STOL) aircraft developed by de Havilland Canada. It was conceived to be capable of performing the same roles as the earlier and highly successful Beaver, but is overall a larger aircraft. Turbine Otters can carry 9 passengers or 2200 lbs of freight. All seats are equipped with intercom allowing communication with the pilot and fellow passengers. Our Otter features panoramic bubble windows that provide unparalleled visibility during our scenic flights over the Northern Rockies and Nahanni National park.

Cessna Caravan on amphibious floats beached on one of our fly in fishing lakes

Cessna 208 Caravan

The Cessna 208 Caravan is a single-engine turboprop, short-haul regional airliner and utility aircraft that is built in the United States by Cessna. The airplane seats up to 9 passengers with a single pilot. Our Caravan is equipped with amphibious floats allowing it to land on both water and land. It has an engine upgrade increasing power from stock 675 horsepower to 867 horsepower which enables it to perform take offs and landings at high altitude lakes here in Northern British Columbia. 

Cessna 172 returning from a winter sightseeing flight.  Operating on our frozen Muncho lake icestrip in front of the Northern Rockies Lodge

Cessna C-172 Skyhawk

The Cessna 172 Skyhawk is a four-seat, single-engine, high wing, fixed-wing aircraft made by the Cessna Aircraft Company. Our airplane is ideal for scouting and sightseeing flights as well as economical overflights of Virginia Falls and Nahanni National park. To facilitate operation in our Mountainous terrain the airplane is equipped with a more powerful 180 HP engine.  

Mercedes Sprinter just outside the Liard River Hotsprings, guests viewing wild wood bison

MERCEDES-BENZ SPRINTER PASSENGER VAN

Room for up to 12 people, Best-in-class Interior Height, our Sprinter van allows for a comfortable scenic ride on the Alaska Highway.  Large windows allow you to enjoy the splendor of the scenery and wildlife to be found in our region.  The nearby Liard River hot springs are a short drive away from the Northern Rockies Lodge, a wonderful treat after a days adventure!