Ontario, Canada White River Air

Aircraft Charters

The best wilderness fishing & hunting trips in Canada!

White River Air offers a fleet of three De-Havilland beavers and a De-Havilland turbine otter. All our aircraft can be configured for passengers, gear, fuel, combination and freight. These aircraft are known for versatility, reliability and unsurpassed performance in our rugged wilderness.

White River Air’s fleet are kept in top notch condition and are maintained exclusively by Springer Aerospace. With over forty years experience this team of professional mechanics provides exceptional quality aircraft maintenance that exceeds Transport Canada’s standards.

Turbo Otter
The Turbo Otter is the most versatile and dependable seaplane operating today and can seat up to 9 passengers. The Otter is capable of hauling large loads including building supplies, equipment as well as external loads such as boats and canoes.
Up to 9 passengers Maximum Operating Altitude: 3000 m (9842.52 ft)
Length: 13.78 m (45.21 ft) In Production: 1952-1965
Height: 3.76 m (12.34 ft) Power: 750 hp
Wingspan: 17.44 m (57.22 ft) Speed: 210 km (130 mph)
Capacity: Up to 2400 lbs Our Turbine Otter operates on floats and is available from May through October.

Our Turbine Otter operates on floats and is available from May through October.

The 6 passenger piston De-Havilland Beaver is the most successful bush plane and has been the main stay of the White River Air fleet since the 1950’s. With its large bubble windows and lower charter cost, it’s a great choice for sight seeing and smaller parties.
Length: 10 m (32.81 ft) 3 in fleet
Height: 3.18 m (10.43 ft) Wingspan: 14.67 m (48.13 ft)
Speed: 180 km (110 mph) In Production: 1947-1965
Power: 450 hp Capacity: Up to 1200 lbs

Our three piston Beavers operate on floats and are available from May through October.


“Loved it! Had a great time. Great staff. Any minor problem we had was taken care of rite away. Great pilots. Brandi was awesome. Fishing and cabin were great.”

Daryl Weber

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“Flew with White River Air for the first time this year to PK Resort after 20 years with other air services. Great staff & a very professional operation. Definitely, recommend. Can’t wait for this year’s trip.”

Norm Konczal

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“First class operation! Accommodations were exactly as described….clean and well stocked….and the staff was outstanding. I will definitely be a return customer.”

Frank Medaglia

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“Once again a great time was had by one and all! Our thanks to your team for a wonderful trip! Lots of fish caught and lots of memories!”

Linda Wheeler

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