​​​​​​​​​​​​ Arctic Backcountry Flying Service

Photo by Nick Jans

Photo by Nick Jans

Backpacking and Float Trips


With spectacular National Parks and Monuments throughout the region, we'll get you to your destination for your hiking and floating journeys. 



Fishing


Experience world-class fishing in one of several rivers in the region. Arctic Char, Sheefish, Grayling, Salmon and Northern Pike are abundant. Take your pick, we'll get you there. 

Flightseeing


Need to check off a National Park on your list? Let us take you to Gates of the Arctic, Bering Land Bridge, Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Noatak National Preserve and Kobuk Valley National Park. Of if you have limited time to spend in this magnificent country, a flightseeing trip provides a great opportunity to experience the beauty and wildness of northwest Alaska. 

Village Charters


​We fly to all villages in the Northwest Arctic Borough and can take you to other villages of your choice. Call for pricing if you don't see the village where you want to go.


Kotzebue to Ambler

$1,200


Kotzebue to Buckland

$800


Kotzebue to Deering

$840 summer

$600 winter


Kotzebue to Kiana

$600


Kotzebue to Kivalina

​$800


Kotzebue to Kobuk

$1,500


Kotzebue to Noatak

$525


Kotzebue to Noorvik

$490


Kotzebue to Selawik

$800


Kotzebue to Shungnak

$1,450