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Great Glacier Climb

Highly recommend Mica for guide services for ice climbing. Great guides and photographer. All did... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
sam2fly
Zipline

Zip guides were informative and funny at the same time . The zipline was awesome and I would... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
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Alaska glacier tours and ice climbing since 1999. Join us for a unique adventure just two hours from Anchorage. Discover glacier trekking or ice climbing on the blue ice of the Matanuska Glacier. Adventures for most ages and abilities.Get off the boat or out of the bus and actually walk on a glacier with our professional guides. Over 17,000 guests have enjoyed our glacier trekking and ice climbing. Now includes the fastest zipline in Alaska.
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31090 W Glenn Hwy, Glacier View, AK 99674-8106
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Highly recommend Mica for guide services for ice climbing. Great guides and photographer. All did an excellent job of dealing with all skill levels of the group.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Zip guides were informative and funny at the same time . The zipline was awesome and I would recommended this trip/event to everyone

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Reviewed 3 days ago

we went on a 7 night cruise to Alaska with Princess Cruises and as a mix to the relaxed pace of the holiday, we booked the Matanuska Glacier Ice Fall Trek with Mica Guides. we were thinking of joining an organized tour from Anchorage but...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on the Advanced Trek of Matanuska Glacier with Scott. The entire experience exceeded my expectations. Scott was very safety conscious, informative, and worked well with the team which made for a very enjoyable and rewarding day. The moderate physical activity was well worth...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked the advanced glacier tracking and had a great day with experienced, nice and funny guides. He equipment was good and we felt safe at all times. Meeting time was 10am and we got back at 5pm. Our guides went the extra mile and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lacy and Scott made our Hike so memorable. They are knowledgeable and great fun. They customise our Advanced trek to suit everyones capabilities and definitely surpassed our expectations

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We got to hike around the glacier on a weekday post Memorial Day 2018. This proved to be a blessing as there were hardly any crowds. In fact, me and my wife had a private hike with 2 guides! Scott and Lizzie were awesome. They...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I began planning our land portion of our trip to Alaska in late 2016, For 18 months, we searched for the ideal activities to do with our traveling party of 4 for our May 2018 trip. We are all in our late 50's, early 60's....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

AMAZING!!! Friendly, capable staff who worked with us to make sure we had a fantastic memory to take home! 😊😊

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went on an ice trek tour on Matanuska glacier. It was just 2 of us with a man and woman guide. We are older and had never walked in a glacier before so decided to go with someone. I feel if you are younger...More

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God_of_Small_Things7
June 7, 2018|
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Response from AKDon1234 | Property representative |
Hello If you have the proper experience in traveling on glaciers it is possible to explore by yourself. But we do not rent any equipment.
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hqtzlisha
February 22, 2018|
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Response from crlpa12drvr | Reviewed this property |
One will need to drive to the glacier from Anchorage.....about 3 hours. There are bus lines that provide transport but I’m not sure of the schedules. The time at MICA for the ice fall trek is about 3 hours from start... More
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lgh3154
July 28, 2017|
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Response from N52FRD | Reviewed this property |
You can carry the material you want, although in MICA they are very kind and have enough material to lend. Anorak, helmet, boots crampons, including a cane for my wife uqe has knee problems. I hope you enjoy the tour as we... More
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