Guided Glacier Adventure Trek

Matanuska Glacier Adventure Trek

price from $159 /person

Tour details

Price:
$159 + Glacier Park fee
Location:
Matanuska Glacier Area, Matanuska Valley
Date:
May 25 - September 21, 2018
Age limit:
Ages 12 and Up
Start time:
9 AM or 2:30 PM
Departs From:
Hicks Creek facility, 38100 W Glenn Highway, Glacier View, AK
Duration:
Approximately 4 to 4.5 hours on glacier, 5 to 5.5 hours total
Discount:
Military or Groups (10+) 10% Off
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A longer adventure into this exceptional glacier

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.

NOVA provides all glacier gear including boots, crampons, helmets.

Tour Highlights

  • The only trek that goes beyond the 'Ice-Falls' to explore the inner heart of the glacier.         
  • Add a whitewater rafting trip and save $20 (LionHead or Six-Mile). See our Combo Specials

ADVENTURE LEVEL

This tour ranges from moderate to challenging depending on your abilities and preference – view classifications

GLACIER PARK FEE

Matanuska Glacier Park is privately owned and charges per person every time you go thru the gate; Alaska State passes do not apply. Regular 2019 entry fee at gate is $30 per person; but NOVA clientele receive a discounted rate, which is added to the cost of your tour.

  • Child <13: $10
  • Teens (13-16): $15
  • Adults (17+): $25
  • Alaska Residents, Military and Seniors (65+): $20