Travel in luxury to experience a true glacial gem. Take a scenic flight to the Matanuska Glacier then get dropped off with a professional guide to trek up narrow glacier canyon with sheer ice walls on every side.
Take a helicopter flight to the Matanuska Glacier then get dropped off with a professional guide to adventure into a true glacial gem, an ice cave!
No experience needed
Minimum age: 6 years
Minimum of 2 people per trip
Maximum of 5 people per trip
This tour includes up to 20 minutes of scenic flying and 1 hour on the ice! Winter temperatures in Glacier View are often below zero, don’t worry we will have a warming hut near the ice cave for your comfort along with hot drinks!
Limited Availability: Because the glacier is constantly changing, the Ice Cave tours may not always be available. If our guides decide the Ice Cave is no longer accessible, we will give you a full refund.
Approximately 2 hours total, 1 hour on the glacier.
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1 Hour of exploring an ice cave
Up to 20 minutes of flight time
Guide narration of exciting glacial features with our glacier professionals
Instruction on proper crampon walking techniques (crampons and helmets provided by MICA Guides)
Hot drinks in our warming tent on the ice!
For the Winter Ice Cave Explorer we require you to have:
Your warmest winter clothing
A backpack with room for gear, if you don’t have one we have some available for you to use!
Hiking boots or winter boots
Our recommendations on clothing and gear:
Insulted pants (not cotton/jeans). If you don’t have insulated pants, make sure to layer.
Insulated Jacket, again if you don’t have all in one, layer!
Gloves, we have some to borrow if you do not have any.