The Grand Bend South Brewery Tour is the perfect package to surprise your significant other or just have the experience of a lifetime with a group of friends. What is a better way to get shuttled around a brewery tour than by helicopter? Live the full V.I.P experience with special treatment from our partners. Fly from Grand Bend to three different breweries before returning. (about 20 – 25 minutes at first two wineries/breweries, plus 40 – 50 minutes at the final stop for lunch/dinner)
Your helicopter adventure begins with lift-off from north of Grand Bend taking in sights of the town then flying alongside the Pinery Provincial Park on route to the first brewery: Shale Ridge.
Shale Ridge Estate Winery
Shale Ridge Estate Winery is Lambton County’s newest craft Cider and Wine destination. Proudly owned and operated by husband and wife, Garren and Alicia Hardman. Our cider is made with care on-site with our own apples. We strive to create products for everyone to enjoy while keeping things homegrown and local. You’ll get the chance to see our beautiful farm, taste and purchase our products, and hear our story.
Next stop: Stonepicker!
Stonepicker Brewing Company
Stonepicker Brewing Company is owned and operated by Joe and Mary Donkers. It is a farm-based brewery located four kilometers south of Forest on Hwy 21. We brew a variety of beers on site. Tastings, as well as purchases, are available at the brewery. Our Beer Rocks! www.stonepickerbrewing.com
Next stop: Widder Station for a meal!
Widder Station Gold, Grill & Tap House
At Widder Station, passengers will have extra time to dine at the grill house.
Widder Station Golf, Grill & Tap House offers more than just golf. As a vibrant destination for Golf, Dining, Entertainment, and a Brewery with local craft beers, ciders and wines that reward a pleasant atmosphere. Widder Flats is our new venue that brings indoor and outdoor weddings and events to a whole new level. See you soon. Visit www.widderstation.com
After chowing down at the final stop in the tour, the helicopter then flies back up the beautiful coast of Lake Huron back to our landing pad.
Group Size: 1-3 people (min. of 2 tickets) ** Please give us a call to accommodate groups larger than 3 people *Flight Time: Approx. 30 min Duration: Approx. 2 hours
Need to Know
- Arrive 30 minutes before the selected time
- Price of dinner not included
- We’ll take care of your reservations and helicopter ride to and from the wineries/breweries
Your safety and enjoyment are our top priority. Weather and other unforeseen circumstances can get in the way of that. If your tour is canceled due to inclement weather, we will work with you to reschedule your flight for another day. There will be no additional charge if your flight is canceled due to weather. If you are unable to reschedule your tour for another day, we can issue you a full refund.
Due to the nature of aircraft, weight can be a limiting factor. If we are unable to accommodate a passenger due to weight restrictions a refund will not be issued.
The maximum single seat weight is 275 lbs, with a total weight of 500 lbs for up to 3 people.