Leave the car behind and come explore the spectacular Matanuska Glacier on foot with our professional guides. Whether its our signature Ice Fall Trek, the unique opportunity to soar above blue pools on a Helicopter Adventure, or reaching new heights while Ice Climbing, you’ll be in good hands with the best guided tours in Glacier View, Alaska!
Use our mountaineering crampons to literally “walk on water” as you hike the glacier with a professional guide.
Our most popular tour, visiting the best accessible features of the front glacier and great views of the icefall. Remember, our Guides are out there every day and know where to go!
Glacier trekking (hiking) is for virtually everyone! With proper equipment and an experienced guide, explore the hidden treasures of the Matanuska Glacier.
Glaciers are dynamic and constantly changing; certain features are not available for the entirety of a summer season. While this trip is your best chance to see an ice cave, please be prepared that this feature may be unavailable at the time of your trip.
Ability level of all group members. If you are a party of 2, you will likely be paired with others. The best way to ensure your group has the best day suitable for your objectives and abilities is to book a *Private Tour*. On a custom trip, your guide can tailor the day to what your group wants to see and set an appropriate pace for all group members.
No experience needed for this trip but you should be able to walk at a brisk pace and be comfortable scrambling over uneven terrain.
This trip does not include vertical ice climbing though you may occasionally scramble up short ice walls. Great photo opportunities and a chance to do a little more without committing to an entire day of ice climbing. Smaller groups [1:4] and a faster pace than our Ice Fall Trek. Total time on ice varies by group, typically back by 5pm.
**If you are a group of 5 or more, don’t worry! Give us a call/email and we can chat about adding a second guide to a time slot.
Must be able to walk at a brisk pace over uneven terrain for this trip. Minimum age: 12 years.
Note: All trip times are approximate and include travel to and from the glacier
*Our Advanced Trek fee does not include the Glacier Park Access Fee, which must be paid upon Check In at the MICA Base. The current fee is $25 per person but is subject to change; we have no control over this access fee.*