Explore the Matanuska Glacier with the local experts. Fantastic photo ops!
Glacier Trekking & Ice Climbing
Learn the art and skill of ice climbing on a glacier in Alaska.
The spectacular Matanuska is a perfect place for exploring a glacier and for an introduction to the fun and challenging sport of ice climbing, in the warm comfort of summer!
Check out beautiful glacier features as you hike to the ice climbing site. 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.