Helicopter Matanuska Glacier

Maximum Exposure Helicopter Adventure

The ultimate Alaska helicopter experience with a good balance of challenge and luxury.  Skip the masses and get to the best of the Matanuska Glacier and the Alaska backcountry on this exclusive private tour.


Activities Included in this Package:


Our Maximum Exposure helicopter adventure package delivers a private Alaska experience just for your group.  Includes the comforts of Alpenglow Luxury Camping.

Challenge Level: 3; Hiking or Backpacking. Trekking and climbing on glacier ice. One night primitive camping. Read more about Challenge Levels.

No experience required but you must be over 18, in good physical condition and prepared for the challenges of the Alaska backcountry.


Day 1: Your exclusive adventure starts with a spectacular drive out to our Base in Glacier View, about two hours northeast of Anchorage.

Drive to Glacier

Roadside view of the Matanuska Glacier

After gearing up for your day on the Matanuska Glacier it’s time for your first helicopter flight.  You’ll buzz past the others doing a long walk out to the ice and get dropped off in the most scenic area of the glacier with the best features for climbing and exploring.
This private day is just for you.  Learn vertical climbing skills on towering walls of ice or explore the best of the Matanuska Glacier’s features. The helicopter flight gives you more time so you’ll get your fill and enjoy a spectacular flight back for a relaxing eveningGlacier Adventure at Alpenglow Luxury Camping.  Have a great dinner, a beer around the campfire and an awesome meal with a view before retiring to your comfy “glamping” tent for the night.

Day 2: Your helicopter adventure continues today.  Once again, that wonderful machine will get you out to the real Alaska where you can hike and explore.  This adventure can be a “Point to Point” or you can set up camp and explore the near-by area and relax.  Either way you’ll enjoy being away from any other tourists.

Day 3: Wake up to a great view and fresh brewed coffee then more time to explore before your helicopter pick up.  After a short flight back you’ll be ready to head back to Anchorage to end your adventure.

Booking your Adventure

$4900 for two guests.  $1850 for each additional guest.  Your adventure tour includes all meals and activities from lunch on Day 1 through and including lunch on the last day.  For full details see The Fine Print


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