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On The Matanuska Glacier

Experiences on the Matanuska Glacier

Winter Time on a Glacier

Alaska Ice Trekking Guide Alaska Winter Activities Experiences on the Matanuska Glacier Glacier Education

Life on a glacier is constantly changing, sometimes faster than others. During the summer you can see glacial changes happen in a matter of hours by means of meltwater and shifting. And in the winter the glacial world moves much slower and offers a different perspective of the ice. Summertime on a Glacier Meltwater carves…

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See You Soon on Matanuska Glacier

Experiences on the Matanuska Glacier MICA Guides Internship

See You Soon on Matanuska Glacier The Changing of Seasons There is something both empty and full about the end of an adventure, but we will see you soon on Matanuska Glacier. This morning Jay, a MICA guide, left base for the season. He spent his last night working late on the ice to get…

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The Helicopter Commute

Alaska Helicopter Experiences Experiences on the Matanuska Glacier Glacier View Activities Matanuska Glacier Guide

When you think of commuting to work, thoughts of saddle bags on bikes and honking horns might come to mind. In Alaska though, the trip from home to work can be, well, a bit different. Especially for second year guide at MICA, Nell. Glacier Camp Nell’s day starts with rolling out of a tent, getting…

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