IR Seaplanes add a 2nd Beaver

Questions about how to get to the island and where to stay near points of departure.

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IR Seaplanes add a 2nd Beaver

Post by johnhens »

This is from the IR Seaplane FB page:
CONFIRMED. The beaver population has officially grown by 100%. Isle Royale Seaplanes is excited to announce that we will be operating not one, but TWO de Havilland dhc-2 Beaver. If this news makes you happy think about how happy you’ll be flying in one. Join us for a flight to Isle Royale where your odds of seeing an actual beaver are also in your favor!

Not sure if this will open up additional flights to already booked trips.
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Post by hooky »

Those are so iconic and I've always been fascinated by the beavers and otters. If you share that point of view, here's a great video about the history of the de Havilland Beaver.

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Post by backwoods doc »

Great video. I've spent a lot of time in Cessnas (as a passenger) over the years, and can agree that they don't have much umph. Makes me want to take a ride in one of these.
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