Please exercise caution on Glacier Park Rd.
Expect ice this time of year and slow down!
Call (907) 745-2534 for current condition or assistance.
Matanuska Glacier Adventures
Access, Hikes, Summer & Winter Tours... all on Alaska's best glacier!
Winter Glacier Tours
Baby, it's cold outside! Yes, and that makes for spectacular glacier viewing. Get your snow gear on and join us for an unforgettable trek out over the Matanuska Glacier. Matanuska Glacier Adventures offers daily winter tours to Alaska's largest glacier accessible by road. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the glacier, a vast river of ice surrounded by snowy peaks and wilderness.
Due to Alaska's winter conditions, we ONLY offer guided tours in the wintertime. Temperatures drop significantly and it is always important to dress appropriately! Please call us if you have any questions regarding this.
Resident rates available with an Alaska drivers license, please call for more information.
Summer Glacier Tours
You can't visit Alaska without seeing a glacier close up, or standing on one! Matanuska Glacier Adventures offers daily summer fun on the ice with guided trips by knowledgeable tour guides. They know all the best photo ops! Combine the unparalleled beauty of the blue, glacier ice with the contrast of lush vegetation on the surrounding slopes. Get a breathtaking view of the Matanuska Glacier, Chugach Mountains and Talkeetna Mountains all in one place. These are memories that will last a lifetime.
For your safety, glacier access is provided via guided tours ONLY until summer.
Are you a Do-It-Yourself type? No problem! In the summer months, we offer glacier access for those who want to take their time, on their own, to explore the Matanuska Glacier in a very personal way.
There's a maintained trail, with paid access, that leads one-third of a mile to the top of the glacier. At that point the ice is open for exploration. Please exercise every caution, avoid steep slopes or jumping over flowing water. Ice grippers and crampons are useful but not required. If you'd feel more comfortable with a guide, we're happy to assist you.
All levels of ability welcome and accommodated, including those unable to walk.
Follow the BLUE
At exactly Mile-102 on Glenn Highway, look for the BLUE sign, located 150ft from the shoulder, just past Wickersham Trading Post if coming from Anchorage or Palmer.
Ignore the BROWN
Please ignore the BROWN sign. It applies to an adjacent property. Proceed to our office and the Glacier Access gate. We'll have you on your way to touring or self-exploring Matanuska Glacier in no time.