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    “I did the ice climbing...I didn't expect I could do it, but I had a great day and it was an unbelievable challenge. It was the most exciting thing I did on my trip in Alaska.” – Esther L., The Netherlands

  • alaska ice climbing

    “I did the ice climbing...I didn't expect I could do it, but I had a great day and it was an unbelievable challenge. It was the most exciting thing I did on my trip in Alaska.” – Esther L., The Netherlands

  • alaska glacier trekking and hiking

    “I did the ice climbing...I didn't expect I could do it, but I had a great day and it was an unbelievable challenge. It was the most exciting thing I did on my trip in Alaska..” – Esther L., The Netherlands

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    “I've seen several glaciers from trains, buses and boats; but nothing compares to actually standing on one!” – Skip C., New York, NY

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    “I've seen several glaciers from trains, buses and boats; but nothing compares to actually standing on one!” – Skip C., New York, NY

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    “I've seen several glaciers from trains, buses and boats; but nothing compares to actually standing on one!” – Skip C., New York, NY

  • “I've seen several glaciers from trains, buses and boats; but nothing compares to actually standing on one!” – Skip C., New York, NY

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“Just wanted to say that your service is THE ONLY smart way to see the glacier. Your guide Julie was just the perfect person for our group of diverse ages. We will definitely come back for ice climbing! ” – Mike A., Houston, TX

Special Programs

Multi-day courses, film work, educational adventures for youth groups – our expertise on the glacier is second to none. Go with the pros who work and play on the Matanuska every day.

A truly Alaskan Adventure on the Matanuska Glacier.

No experience needed. Great for Families.

Join us for an exciting Alaska glacier tour, a scenic two-hour drive from Anchorage. Discover glacier hiking and ice climbing on the blue ice of the 26 Mile long Matanuska Glacier. One of the top attractions in Alaska.

Get off the ship or out of the bus and actually walk on the Matanuska Glacier with our professional guides. Something for just about everyone. Ice Climbing for the adventurous.

Come on out to Glacier View, Alaska for ice climbing and glacier trekking or join our friends at Glacier View Adventures for an exciting jet boat tour.

Ride the "Nitro", the new 1,500 foot long Zipline!

Climb the 3-story tower. Take in the view, then step off and FLY.
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Tours from 1 1/2 hours to all day. The Coolest thing you can do in Alaska.

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Glacier Trekking

Bring your family or friends for a fun day trekking on the blue ice of the glacier.

Explore crevasses, pools, towering ice formations and hidden lakes. Just about anyone can enjoy glacier treks with our experienced guides.

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Ice Climbing

Try out the challenging and exciting sport of ice climbing.

The Matanuska Glacier is a great training ground to learn to ice climb in Alaska, in the warm comfort of summer! No experience needed. Fantastic photo opportunities.

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Jet Boat Trips

A jet boat tour is the best way for your entire family to enjoy the Matanuska River.

Board one of our specially built boats and explore the river and glacier area while staying dry and comfortable.

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Trek or Climb on the Matanuska Glacier, enjoy the whitewater river in a jet boat, fly on a zipline. You really can do it all!

Multi-sport Adventures

Exposure Alaska Join our partners at Exposure Alaska and you can combine ice climbing with other great adventures in the Matanuska Valley and beyond.

Raft the exciting Matanuska River, explore the glacier and hike high in the Talkeetna mountains all in just three days. Or plan a week or so and get the most out of your Alaska trip with sea kayaking, backpacking, climbing and more. Our expertise Book Adventurecan help you fit the most adventure possible into your valuable vacation time.