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Helicopter Explorer

$299 per person

Most tours have an average of 4 guests and a maximum group size of 6.

Want a private trip?  Consider the Private Heli Explorer or Ultimate Heli for a private trip tailored to your goals for the day.



Helicopter Explorer

Do you want to maximize your time exploring the Matanuska Glacier? The Helicopter Explorer tour allows you to experience our Advanced Trek without having to hike 2 miles on the moraine. Guests can expect to spend up to 3 hours on the white ice, utilizing ropes to scramble up walls, hike beside crevasses, and enjoy the beauty of moulins and blue pools. One of our highly trained guides will help you experience the most the glacier has to offer!

Minimum age 12 years old.

Maximum weight 245 lbs.
All guests are weighed prior to flight.  Guests over the weight limit may be allowed to join the trip if space allows.  There will be a $100 additional fee.

Looking for something a bit more extreme? Stay out on the ice longer on our Ultimate Helicopter Glacier Tour! 

More Glacier Helicopter Tours:

Helicopter Hike Enjoy landing and a short hike

Scenic flight and landing

Your tour includes 30 minutes of scenic flying plus landing at a beautiful spot on the ice for up to 15 minutes.

  • Helicopter Access to Glacier
  • 1 Hours
  • Minimum Age 6 years
  • $299/person
  • 2 Person Minimum
Ultimate Helicopter Adventure Exclusive Glacier Experience

The best of the Matanuska Glacier

This private experience flys you to the most spectacular features of the glacier with one of our top Guides.  Climb and explore, the day is yours.

  • Helicopter Access to Glacier
  • 6-7 Hours
  • Minimum Age 8 years
  • $500/person*
  • *Based on a group size of 4
Matanuska Glacier Overnight Adventure Glacier Glamping

Experience Luxury Camping on a Glacier

Fly to our remote glacier camp for this unforgettable experience.  Cozy tents, great meals and exploring or climbing adventures.

  • Helicopter Access to Glacier
  • Overnight
  • Minimum Age 12 years
  • $500/person*
  • *Based on two person occupancy