Maverick Helicopters and Pink Jeep Tours Launch Ultimate Grand Canyon Experience, Above, Below & Beyond Tour






Maverick Helicopters and Pink Jeep Tours Launch Ultimate
Grand Vanyon Experience, Above, Below & Beyond Tour
The one-of-a-kind excursion offers breathtaking ground and aerial views of the Grand Canyon West Rim



Award-winning helicopter operator, Maverick Helicopters, has partnered with leading off-road adventure company, Pink Jeep Tours, to offer a one-of-a-kind Grand Canyon sightseeing and aerial experience. Above, Below & Beyond Tour features highly-trained adventure guides and breathtaking views of the Grand Canyon West Rim from 3,500 feet below the rim, at the rim itself and aboard Maverick Helicopters’ state-of-the-art aircraft.


We are proud to partner with Pink Jeep Tours to offer this unique, up-close-and-personal adventure,” said Bryan Kroten, vice president of marketing at Maverick Helicopters. “The Grand Canyon is one of the most remarkable natural wonders in the world and is a must-see when visiting Las Vegas.”


The 10 to 11-hour excursion takes guests to the Grand Canyon West Rim on a personally guided and narrated excursion in Pink Jeep Tour’s iconic four-by-four Tour Trekker. Along the way, adventurers experience unsurpassed views of the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Mojave Desert and Joshua Tree Forest. After arriving at the canyon, passengers will board Maverick Helicopters’ luxurious ECO-Star aircraft and descend 3,500 feet to a private landing site on Hualapai Indian Territory, 300 feet above the Colorado River.

“We are thrilled to introduce an innovative package with Maverick Helicopters that offers the ultimate Grand Canyon experience,” said Billy Johnson, president of Pink Jeep Tours Las Vegas. “Our professional guides paired with an intimate helicopter landing at the bottom of the canyon provides the perfect family-friendly and fun excursion.”


After the helicopter experience, guests have the opportunity to visit the Native American cultural exhibits of the Hualapai Nation and stop for photos at the Hoover Dam before heading back to Las Vegas. The adventure also includes hotel pick-up and drop-off, a barbecue lunch and unlimited bottled water.


Above, Below and Beyond Tour begins at $444 per person. For more information on Pink Jeep Tours or to book a reservation, please visit For more information on Maverick Helicopters, please visit or call 702.405.4300.


About Maverick Helicopters

Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, flies more than 200,000 guests annually out of four locations: Las Vegas, Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon West Rim and Maui, Hawaii. The company operates the largest and youngest fleet of Airbus EC130/H130 ECO-Star helicopters with nearly 50 aircraft and holds the top safety record of any tourism-based aviation company in the world. Maverick Helicopters employs the industry’s top pilots and has received numerous accolades including the Federal Aviation Administration’s Award of Excellence “Diamond Award” 2011-2016; Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s “Best Air Tour Company” 2010-2017; TripAdvisor’s “Certificate of Excellence” Hall of Fame 2011-2016; Las Vegas Review-Journal’s “Best Tour” in 2014 and 2016; and many more. In 2016, Maverick Helicopters celebrated 20 years of operation as one of the world’s leading tourism companies.


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About Pink Adventure Group

Founded in 1960 and based in Sedona, Arizona, Pink Adventure Group provides unique, unforgettable tour experiences in Sedona, Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon. With multiple awards and accolades, including “Voted Best” in Las Vegas for six years running, millions of visitors from around the world have discovered the Southwest’s don’t-miss thing to do. With a fleet of over 150 cutting edge vehicles, it remains the only tour company with guide trainers certified by the National Association for Interpretation, and the only tour company to use the Smith System® of Driving by all guides.


The Papillon Group offering limited helicopter seats for this Sunday’s Big Game




Need a ride for Sunday’s Big Game? A few seats remain for The Papillon Group’s privatized helicopter experience. The Seattle Seahawks will face the New England Patriots this Sunday at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. and there is a small window of opportunity to book this incredible ride to the biggest game of the year.

From nearly anywhere in the Scottsdale area, Papillon will pick up guests via private Pink Jeep Tours’ luxury vehicles, the ultimate in adventure ground transportation. From there, groups will be whisked to the Scottsdale Airport where an EC130 helicopter will be waiting to begin the 15-minute flight to the Glendale Airport, which is located in close proximity to the stadium. Once the helicopter touches down, Pink Jeep’s first-class vehicles will take guests directly to the main event where they can begin their game day experience. Once the game is over, Pink Jeep Tour Trekkers and Mercedes-Benz Sprinters will be waiting to return guests back to their hotel.

Considered the premier helicopter in the tour industry today, the EC130 features forward-facing, theater-style seating along with large, oversized windows that allow for unobstructed views of the Valley of the Sun and the surrounding Sonoran Desert.

The price starts at $599 per person with typically six passengers per helicopter. For more information and to make a reservation, visit or call (702) 835-8477 or email

Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015, Papillon (French for “butterfly”) is the world’s largest and longest running “flightseeing” company with 3,500 passengers served daily, narration in 16 languages and nearly 70 state-of-the-art helicopters and airplanes, specifically designed to reveal panoramic views beyond imagination. Family owned and operated, its brands include Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters, Grand Canyon Helicopters, Grand Canyon Airlines, Scenic Airlines and Grand Canyon Coaches. Papillon is also one of the few companies that fly the entire Grand Canyon, including the South and West rims, home to the world-famous Skywalk, in addition to Las Vegas and the Hoover Dam and Page, Ariz. Tours afford maximum flight time, enabling guests to fully discover Grand Canyon’s great wilderness and scenic attractions. For more information, go to or find on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.