Experience the Matanuska Glacier and surrounding peaks and valleys from the air. Then land and explore the glacier.
Ultimate Helicopter Glacier Adventure Tour
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Ultimate Helicopter Glacier Tour
Experience everything the Matanuska has to offer! This trip gets you to our “secret stash” of the best features on the Matanuska Glacier.
Whether you want to try Ice Climbing in remote spots in the backcountry, or utilize your time on the ice for dramatic photo ops, your professional guides on “The Ultimate Tour” will make sure you have a great time on the Matanuska Glacier. This tour gives you the MOST time on the ice, and 30 minutes of scenic flying!
Your helicopter adventure will also include nearby peaks and looking for wildlife. Nothing beats a helicopter for taking in the sights!
- Minimum age 8 years
- Maximum weight: 245lbs
- No passenger may weigh over 300lbs. If space is available, we may allow exceeding this limit with a $100 surcharge
- Larger groups may be accommodated, please get in touch for details
- This activity is operated with our friends at Sheep Mountain Air
What to Expect
- Your tour will include a total of 30 minutes in the helicopter with a scenic flight exploring the river, peaks and glacier. And everyone gets a window seat!
- You’ll land and explore the glacier with your professional guide for 5-6 hours
This is a private tour exclusively for your group
So your day can be whatever you like! Exploration, learning ice climbing, spectacular photos… it’s up to you for the ultimate glacier experience. You’ll also get VIP Check in at our Base and Priority Loading on the helicopter.
Rates depend on the number of people in your group, starting at $1849 for 2 people. Start your booking online with no obligation to check availability and rates.
Making a reservation requires a deposit of 10%. This deposit is not refundable unless we cancel the trip for any reason. The deposit is transferable to another MICA trip within the same season.
What about the weather?
Although we generally have great weather here in Glacier View, this trip may be cancelled due to weather conditions. Your safety is our top priority! Should we cancel your trip, you will get a full refund. Our Cancellation Policy for all other cases will apply and you can read more about that [here].