With the travel restrictions at the Canadian border and the cancellation of a majority of the cruise ships to Alaska, it’s with deep regret that Ellison Air will remain closed for the 2021 summer season. We wish you good health and look forward to opening in summer of 2022.
– John & Diana Ellison

About Ellison Air

Providing an experience of a lifetime.

Ellison Air is a small, caring Alaskan family operation. Our seaplanes are specially equipped and meticulously maintained. All passengers are given a window seat and a voice activated headset to assure quality narration and communications with your pilot/guide. Our pilots have lived and flown in Alaska for more than thirty years.


“We would encourage everyone to experience the thrill of Alaska by air. We are proud to share the wonders of this great land with others and invite you to join us at Ellison Air for one of our many spectacular Air Tours. We guarantee it will be one of the highlights of your time spent in Alaska. You have our name on it.”
– John & Diana Ellison Owners/Operators


Bear Viewing

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Glacier/Wildlife Tours

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Unique Air Tours

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  • “This magical tour never fails to exceed even the highest expectations! The best visual experience in my lifetime!”

    Frank Stred – Manchester, MA

  • “Thanks, this was undoubtedly the highlight to our trip to Alaska.”

    Sue & Dave Benak – New Haven, IN

  • “The pilot was great and very informative. Views were awesome. Water take off and landing fantastic! Had a great time and highly recommend this tour.”

    Anita W.


About Ellison Air

Ellison Air is a small, caring Alaskan family operation. Our seaplanes are specially equipped and meticulously maintained. All passengers are given a window seat and a voice activated headset to assure quality narration and communications with your pilot/guide. Our pilots have lived and flown in Alaska for more than thirty years.


“We would encourage everyone to experience the thrill of Alaska by air. We are proud to share the wonders of this great land with others and invite you to join us at Ellison Air for one of our many spectacular Air Tours. We guarantee it will be one of the highlights of your time spent in Alaska. You have our name on it.”
– John & Diana Ellison Owners/Operators


Bear Viewing

Click here to view

Glacier/Wildlife Tours

Click here to view

Unique Air Tours

Click here to view

  • “This magical tour never fails to exceed even the highest expectations! The best visual experience in my lifetime!”

    Frank Stred – Manchester, MA

  • “Thanks, this was undoubtedly the highlight to our trip to Alaska.”

    Sue & Dave Benak – New Haven, IN

  • “The pilot was great and very informative. Views were awesome. Water take off and landing fantastic! Had a great time and highly recommend this tour.”

    Anita W.