Glacier Trekking, Ice climbing and Mountaineering on the Matanuska Glacier, Alaska. No experience necessary. Trips offered daily 2-3 hours of light hiking on the Glacier with Glaciology and Natural History of the area. Multi day trips also offered with no experience necessary. We are located two hours from Anchorage. We offer midnight sun tours on the Matanuska Glacier in the evenings, excellent for photography. Custom trips available. Two person minimum, large groups welcome. Ages 6 and up for Glacier Trekking and Ages 12 and up for Ice Climbing. We provide all the necessary gear for Trekking and Ice Climbing. Our season runs from Mid May to October.
Join M08870 for a unique Alaskan adventure, just two hours from Anchorage! Discover glacier hiking, trekking and ice climbing on the spectacular Matanuska Glacier. Whether you are a first time visitor to a glacier, are seeking an introduction to the vertical world of ice and mountaineering, or want to experience one of our combination raft trips, we have an adventure for you!
Tours, treks and adventures from 1 1/2 hours to 3 days long.
Bring your family or friends for a fun day trekking on the blue ice of the glacier; explore crevasses, pools, towering ice formations and hidden lakes. Just about anyone can enjoy glacier treks with our experienced guides.
Or try out the challenging and exciting sport of ice climbing. The Matanuska is a great training ground to learn the art and technical skills of climbing vertical ice, in the warm comfort of summer!
Spend 2 or 3 days with us and combine glacier trekking, ice climbing, rafting and camping on the river for the full Matanuska experience.