Trail Ridge Air, Inc. is an Air Taxi Service. Guided fishing trips and guided bear viewing trips utilize a participating lodge to providing the guide for that portion of the trip. All flights are conducted at the pilot’s discretion and are weather permitting. Cancellations & delays are possible; we recommend that you do not schedule tight travel connections. Trip Insurance is recommended.
Flightsee Tours, Fly-Out Fishing & Lodge Customers: Please arrive 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure.
Float Trip & Charter Customers: Please arrive 1 hour prior to your scheduled departure for check-in, cargo weighing and loading.
A baggage limit of 60 pounds (including carry-on items, food/beverage & accessories) per customer is strictly enforced on flights. Duffel style luggage us preferred. Excess baggage is weighted and billed at $.045 per pound and flown on a space available statue.
Lodge customers traveling with coolers to take fish home are requested to store coolers at TRA while at lodge. Fish will be packed in heavy plastic bags at the lodge and can be transferred into your cooler once you arrive back to TRA.
Customers traveling to cabins or camping: 48 quart size coolers work best
For your convenience, Trail Ridge Air offers insulated fish boxes available for $20/box.
What to Wear
Customers spending the day in the in the great outdoors whether flightseeing, bear viewing or fishing should keep in mind Alaska's changing weather.
We recommend layers: rainproof outerwear, insulated jacket, hat, gloves, hiking boots/appropriate footwear, sunscreen, lip balm, bug repellent.
Trail Ridge Air has parking available on a first-come first served basis.
Alaska Yellow 907-222-2222
Checker Cab 907-276-1234
Bac Limo Service 907-274-5466
Hotels near Trail Ridge Air
• Lake Hood Inn
• Puffin Hotel
• Comfort Suites
• Captain Cook
Booking Your Flight
Trail Ridge Air, Inc. books on a first call first serve basis. A 1/3 deposit is required to hold your date, time and aircraft in our schedule.
Cancellations prior to two weeks (14 days) of scheduled departure; deposit will be refunded less a 10% processing fee. Cancellations made between two weeks (1-14 days) of scheduled departure; deposit will not be refunded. A 3% convenience fee will be added to all sales over $3000 paid with a credit card.
Cancellations due to Weather
All Flights are conducted at the pilot’s discretion and are weather permitting. Trail Ridge Air, Inc. accepts no responsibility for delays or cancellations caused by weather, mechanical discrepancies, or any other circumstances.
Flights delayed due to weather are rescheduled at the first available opportunity as weather allows. In the event that the flight is cancelled for weather issues by the Air Taxi; a full refund will be issued.