Glacier Trekking & Ice Climbing

Learn to ice climb, on a glacier!

Glacier Trekking & Ice Climbing
Glacier Trekking & Ice Climbing
Alaska Glacier Climbing Tour
Alaska Ice Climbing on a glacier

Glacier Trekking & Ice Climbing

Explore the Matanuska Glacier.  We’re also MICA Guides, so you get the local experts.  Fantastic photo ops!

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Learn the art and skill of ice climbing on a glacier in Alaska.

The spectacular Matanuska Glacier is a perfect place for an introduction to this fun and challenging sport, in the warm comfort of summer!

You’ll start out learning the basics and by the end of the day will be climbing towering walls of ice. One of our most popular activities and a truly unique Alaskan summer adventure.

No experience is needed; our step-by-step approach will have you climbing in no time.

We provide mountaineering boots, crampons and all the technical gear required. On the glacier, we have a variety of routes with a level of challenge and difficulty for just about everyone.

In addition to learning climbing skills, you’ll also have plenty of time to explore the glacier and it’s amazing ice formations. Great photo opportunities!

Suitable for ages 12 and up, some exceptions may be possible for custom family groups.

This activity is included in the following adventure tours:

Extreme Week

You'll sea kayak, trek on a glacier, learn ice climbing and explore the Alaska backcountry on this challenging trip.
per person
7 Days
Level 4
5
Alaska Glacier Climbing Tour

Xxtreme Week

We jacked up the adrenaline level of the Extreme Week by adding in Class V rafting on Six Mile Creek.
per person
7 Days
Level 4
6

Double Exposure

A great sample of Alaskan adventure with many of our favorite activities.
per person
6 Days
Level 3
4

Matanuska Getaway

This 3 day Alaska adventure will have you camping, hiking, ice climbing, rafting, zip lining and riding an ATV through the Alaska backcountry plus Luxury Camping at our Base Camp.
per person
3 Days
Level 2
2
Alaska tours

Maximum Exposure

If you want to experience the best of Alaska from the coast to Denali, you'll need at least 9 days. This trip does a good job of providing variety without too much time on the
per person
9 Days
Level 3
6

Chugach Challenge

Five days of fast paced challenge and adventure.  Class V Whitewater rafting, ice climbing, backpacking and more.
per person
5 Days
Level 4
4

Additional Information

Location

Matanuska Glacier, AK

Length

1 day

Equipment Included

We provide mountaineering boots, crampons and all the technical gear required. On the glacier, we have a variety of routes with a level of challenge and difficulty for just about everyone.