For $20, attendees of the Shepherd Maple Syrup Festival will be able to ride in a helicopter. The helicopter rides will be available by the high school.


Dates and times are subject to change due to weather.

  • Thursday 5-7pm
  • Friday Noon-7pm
  • Saturday 10A-7pm
  • Sunday 10A-7pm

$20 per person (3 at a time)

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How much does it cost?

A: $20 dollars per person.

Q: How many passengers can the aircraft take per tour?

A: Up to 3 passengers can fly in our aircraft per tour.

Q: Is there a weight limit?

A: Yes, 300lbs is the maximum legal limit per passenger.

Q: Is there an age requirement?

A: No, there is no age requirement. Any child less than 24 months of age will be required to sit on an adult’s lap.

Q: Is flying safe?

A: Yes, Paratus Air is proud to say we have an accident-free safety record. Our pilots are carefully selected for their professionalism and dedication to safety.

Q: How should I dress for the tour?

A: There is no special dress code, but weather-appropriate dress is always recommended. If you have further questions, please call Paratus Air (914) FLY-HELI or visit our website at


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