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Sevier County Aviation
See the beautiful Smoky Mountains from the skies in an unforgettable experience! Sevier County Aviation features a variety of helicopter tours, from an introductory flight over the City of Sevierville to scenic Douglas Lake and the 1,000 to 3,000-foot-high mountains that border the national park.
Flights depend on weather conditions. Weight limit of 300 lbs. per person. Maximum of 3 persons per flight.
Mountain and City View (8 miles/4 minutes):
This flight takes you to the city of Sevierville, where you will see the Great Smoky Mountains. At about 1000 feet, you can see the beautiful panorama of the area.
Pigeon Forge or Bluff Mountain (12 miles/7 minutes):
This flight soars to about 3000 feet, offering a traffic-free view of Pigeon Forge or a majestic view of Bluff Mountain.
Foothills or Douglas Lake ( 22 miles/11 minutes):
Enjoy a picturesque flight over the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains or fly over beautiful Lake Douglas.
Mountain/Valley (30 miles/15 minutes):
This flight will give you a view of the foothills through Wears Valley for beautiful views of unspoiled countryside.
Gatlinburg (36 miles/18 minutes):
Our Gatlinburg flight is our most popular ride. This first flight takes you into the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. During this flight, you will fly over Pigeon Forge, Bluff Mountain, Ober Gatlinburg, and Chalet Village while enjoying spectacular mountain views.
Wears Valley/Gatlinburg ( 50 miles/25 minutes):
This flight will cover the foothills through Wears Valley, continue to Gatlinburg, and into the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Come see it all with Sevier County Aviation!
See It All (80 miles/30 minutes):
This beautiful flight will take you over Mt. LeConte, which is the second-highest point in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. During this flight, you will also see Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and views of the highest mountains in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Clingmans Dome (100 miles/40 minutes):
Fly over the foothills, through Wears Valley, and continue up to the highest point in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which is Clingmans Dome. On the flight back, you will have breathtaking views of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
The Ultimate Tour (120 miles/60 minutes):
This is our most inclusive flight. This flight will take you all the way to Cherokee, North Carolina, Clingmans Dome, Mt. LeConte, Wears Valley, Ober Gatlinburg, Chalet Village, Pigeon Forge, Bluff Mountain, and sensational views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Good To Know
- Maximum 3 persons per flight.
- Wear dark clothing for better photos.
- Flights depend on the weather.
- Flights from 4 – 60 minutes long.
- Headsets on every flight.
- Views of Mt. LeConte, Clingman’s Dome, and more with Sevier County Aviation.