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GUIDED GLACIER TOURS departing every day at 11AM and 2PM. Please contact us for guided winter glacier tours. 2-Hours from Anchorage on the Glenn Highway Scenic Byway!

Please visit covid-19.alaska.gov for information on
state-issued mandates.

GUIDED TOURS Departing every day at 11AM and 2PMPlease contact us for guided winter glacier tours. 2-Hours from Anchorage on Glenn Highway Scenic Byway!

Rated 5 out of 5 stars based on 121 customer reviews.

  • 👋 HECK YEAH, highly recommended! A friend and I went on a tour and it was incredible. We had beautiful weather and even during breakup season this magnificent beauty of... read more

    Heather Kunath Avatar
    Heather Kunath
    4/26/2021

    We really enjoyed our tour! This was a lot of fun for everyone! I think we will be going back!

    https://youtu.be/IMe0SrLGI7g

    Matt Davis Avatar
    Matt Davis
    4/15/2021

    Had an AMAZING TOUR today, it's a MUST for all Alaskans!!!!

    Marvie James Lyon Avatar
    Marvie James Lyon
    3/28/2021
  • So much fun- knowledgeable staff, beautiful views- not a strenuous hike. Worth the visit!!!

    Sarah Hodgins Arnott Avatar
    Sarah Hodgins Arnott
    3/27/2021

    We went on a guided tour on 3/20, and to my surprise...a couple in our group got engaged. The weather was a little breezy. Nicole was an awesome guide.... read more

    Tunis Kiboli Avatar
    Tunis Kiboli
    3/21/2021

    We drove from Anchorage to glacier, it was an awesome drive with picturesque views. Although, the last few miles were driving on snow but the roads were well maintained. They... read more

    Namrita Gupta Avatar
    Namrita Gupta
    3/20/2021
  • We had such a great time! Everyone working for the guide service was so nice. We had Michelle (I think that was her name) and Jesse. They were both super... read more

    Alison Larrimore Avatar
    Alison Larrimore
    3/16/2021

    We had Chelsea as our tour guide and she was super informative and friendly. She truly makes you feel like your experience matters. Totally recommend doing a winter tour. They... read more

    Elizabeth Angel Avatar
    Elizabeth Angel
    3/13/2021

    This place is amazing. Nick was our guide. He has a great knowledge of the glacier and all its history. They provided spikes for your shoes which is so much... read more

    Cindy Main Avatar
    Cindy Main
    3/11/2021
  • We had the best guide! Thomas well be back! Thank you for taking care of me!! Getting me to areas I would not have dreamed to see! I am in... read more

    Sandee Rice Avatar
    Sandee Rice
    2/26/2021

    Had the time of our lives today - guides are awesome!! This is a must with this company! My kids enjoyed it so much too 😆 and the guides kept... read more

    Eileen Schuetz Avatar
    Eileen Schuetz
    2/12/2021

    This is a great place to go and the hike/guide is good for medium hikers. It's not too hard and it's not too easy. You'll see great views and go... read more

    Arthur Gorbenko Avatar
    Arthur Gorbenko
    2/12/2021
  • This is a great place to go and the hike/guide is good for medium hikers. It's not too hard and it's not too easy. You'll see great views and go... read more

    Artur Gorbenko Avatar
    Artur Gorbenko
    2/12/2021

    awesome fun experience! shout out to guides Amy and Isaac!

    Courtnee Spaans Avatar
    Courtnee Spaans
    2/09/2021

    excellent service, helpful, attentive I recommend it 100%

    Rico Morales Avatar
    Rico Morales
    2/06/2021

For quick assistance please call (907) 745-2534, or send a text message to (907) 232-9046.

Need Directions to your Matanuska Glacier tour?

Drive the famous Glenn Highway, Scenic byway!Roads are maintained every day throughout the year. Enjoy the drive without worry!

Where To Find Us

Glacier Tours is located 2.5 hours north of Anchorage, Alaska on S. Glacier Park Rd. You’ll find the access road at Mile 102 of the Glenn Highway. 66500 S. Glacier Park Rd, Sutton, AK 99674 USA ►

For quick assistance please call (907) 745-2534 or send a text message to (907) 232-9046.

Need Directions to your Matanuska Glacier tour?

Drive the famous Glenn Highway, Scenic byway! Roads are maintained every day throughout the year. Enjoy the drive without worry!

Where To Find Us

Glacier Tours is located 2+ hours north of Anchorage, AK on S Glacier Park Rd. found at Mile 102 of Glenn Highway.66500 S Glacier Park Rd,Sutton, AK 99674 USA ►

Matanuska Glacier Questions & Answers

Is Matanuska Glacier Open?

Yes, Matanuska Glacier is open for guided tours year-round.

Can you walk on Matanuska Glacier?

During the guided tour, you can walk on the glacier. The tours are about 2-3 hours long. You will walk from the guide shack out to the terminus of the Matanuska Glacier. Our experienced guides will tell you all about the history of this magnificent glacier and the surrounding landscape. 

How far is Matanuska Glacier from Palmer?

The Matanuska Glacier is about a one-hour drive from downtown Palmer. Always give yourself extra time to get to your destination.

How difficult is the walking and terrain?

All ages and levels of ability are welcome and accommodated on our Summer Glacier Tours.

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Matanuska Glacier Questions & Answers

Is Matanuska Glacier Open?

Yes, Matanuska Glacier is open for guided tours year-round.

Can you walk on Matanuska Glacier?

During the guided tour, you can walk on the glacier. The tours are about 2-3 hours long. You will walk from the lodge out to the terminus of the Matanuska Glacier. Our experienced guides will tell you about the history of this magnificent glacier as you trek.

How far is Matanuska Glacier from Palmer?

The Matanuska Glacier is about a one-hour drive from downtown Palmer. Always give yourself extra time to get to your destination.

How difficult is the walking and terrain?

In the winter, we can accommodate all ability levels, even those who are unable to walk. We can accommodate in the summer as well with custom tours but please know the terrain is different; it is uneven ice covered with gravel and rocks. All age levels are welcome on our tours year-round.

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