The features of our Ice Fall Trek plus your opportunity to go inside an Ice Cave.
If you have booked a tour and the cave is deemed unsafe after booking, we are happy to give you a full refund or put you on an Ice Fall Trek during the same time slot.
This tour requires hiking over a mile on uneven, difficult terrain to reach the ice cave.
What to Expect
4 hours of trekking on the Matanuska Glacier
Visit to Ice Cave
Guide narration of exciting glacial features with our glacier professionals
Instruction on proper crampon walking techniques (crampons and helmets provided by MICA Guides)
Book now and you’ll receive valuable promotional codes for the following:
Save 35% on the Extreme Zip Adventure, featuring the fastest zipline in Alaska, the G2.
Save 15% on Luxury Camping. “Glamping” right at our Base Camp overlooking the glacier.
What to Bring
For the Ice Fall Trek we require you to have:
A backpack with room for gear, if you don’t have one we have some available for you to use!
Hiking boots that come up over your ankles, if you don’t own a pair we have some available for your use!
Our recommendations on clothing and gear:
Quick dry clothing (not cotton/jeans) usually a good pair of hiking pants works great, ski pants and jackets are not necessary
Rain gear, even if it isn’t raining
Tall synthetic or wool socks
Extra warm layers
Snacks and water or packed lunch
What NOTto bring:
“I’ve seen several glaciers from trains, buses and boats; but nothing compares to actually standing on one!”– SKIP C., NEW YORK, NY
“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
No experience needed. Minimum age: 8 years. (Consider a Private Trek, with a minimum age of 6).
*Our Ice Fall Trek fee does not include the Glacier Park Access Fee, which must be paid upon Check In at the MICA Base. The current fee is $25 per person but is subject to change; we have no control over this access fee.*