Glacier hiking & Climbing

Glacier Adventures

Walking on the Glacier


MATANUSKA GLACIER HIKE PRICE FROM $95/PERSON click on any image to enlarge NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! It’s not every day you can take a hike along a 26-mile long advancing valley glacier. With NOVA’s popular Glacier Hike, you’ll be outfitted with the necessary gear and transported by vehicle to the glacier terminus. Our experienced guides will

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Ice Wall climbing - private tour


Let NOVA introduce you to the world of glacial ice climbing. No experience necessary! The Matanuska Glacier, the massive valley glacier just 100 miles north of Anchorage, Alaska, has easily accessible shallow ice cliffs suitable for introductory ice climbing. This is strictly an introductory with no steep walls and low heights of 50+ feet.

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Glacier trek 9


For the more adventurous glacier hikers try this longer hike. No experience is necessary but you must be able to walk at least 5 miles comfortably to enjoy this trek. This adventure takes hikers out past the “Ice Falls” area to the heart of the Matanuska Glacier beyond the more frequented areas. With a guide to client ratio of 1:4, this trek is highly customized to the group’s physical capabilities.

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