You have the option of a 7 seat Squirrel Helicopter or a 4 Seat Robinson 44 Helicopter operated by Southern Lakes Helicopters and Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters who have exclusive rights to fly on Mt Nicholas Station. The options below can also be combined to give you a unique experience. Your heli-adventure can also be combined with a transfer to or from Mt Nicholas Station. 

Heli-Hiking
Fly to one of the stations many untouched alpine locations for a hike ranging from 2-6 hours. With outstanding natural beauty in every direction and a walk tailored to meet your fitness level it will be an unforgettable day.

Heli-Tour
Chose from a range of options to visit points of historic significance and scenic grandeur on Mt Nicholas Station; with knowledgeable pilots you will have plenty of opportunities to land for photos, including a snow landing if desired. You will see sheep and cattle in a mountain farming environment, wild game, historic shepherds’ huts, rivers, native forest and alpine valleys. Your station heli-tour can also be combined as part of a scenic flight exploring nearby Fiordland National Park.

Heli-Picnic
Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch in relative isolation, surrounded by outstanding natural beauty.

Heli-Ski
With numerous mountains providing varied terrain suitable for intermediate through to advanced skiers, a guided heli-skiing experience on Mt Nicholas Station will inspire and challenge you.