Alaska River & Glacier Day Trips

six mile creek whitewater rafting

SIX MILE CREEK WHITEWATER RAFTING

Half-Day Whitewater Rafting Trip SIX MILE CREEK WHITEWATER RAFTING TRIP PRICE FROM $120/PERSON click on any image to enlarge ALASKA’S MOST CHALLENGING CLASS IV AND V WHITEWATER TRIP This is Alaska’s premier whitewater trip and one of the best in North America! Prepare to get wet as this pristine river runs through three consecutive canyons;

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Lion Head evening rafting

LION HEAD WHITEWATER RAFT

Half-Day Alaska Whitewater Rafting Trip LION HEAD WHITEWATER RIVER TRIP PRICE FROM $120/PERSON OUR MOST POPULAR HALF DAY WHITEWATER RIVER TRIP Lion Head is our first and still our most popular whitewater rafting adventure! Since 1975, this thrilling trip is perfect for everyone from first-timers to experienced river runners. Located 2 hours north of Anchorage,

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Getting air in a raft

LION HEAD EVENING WHITEWATER RAFT

Midnight Sun Whitewater Rafting LION HEAD EVENING WHITEWATER Rafting PRICE FROM $150/PERSON click on any image to enlarge RAFT UNDER THE MIDNIGHT SUN During mid June and mid July, Alaska experiences the “midnight sun,” long hours of daylight prompting many requests for evening raft trips. This has been a local favorite for celebrating the summer

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Walking on the Glacier

MATANUSKA GLACIER HIKE

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

GUIDED ICE CLIMB

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

MATANUSKA GLACIER ADVENTURE TREK

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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Glacier float

MATANUSKA SCENIC GLACIER FLOAT

Looking for spectacular glacier and mountain views with a gentle float trip? Then, NOVA’s Glacier Float is the trip for you! This raft adventure is predominately Class II rapids and is perfect for multi-generational families with younger children (ages 5 and up) and seniors.

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