Helicopter Adventure with Glacier Dog Sledding from Anchorage

Alaska glacier tour from Anchorage at the stunning Knik River Lodge.

  • Starting at: $594 / per person
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Departure Time: Daily at 8:45am & 1:45pm
  • Dates: May 14 - August 25, 2017 (dependent on snow conditions)
  • Availability: May, June, July, August
  • Child Rate: $544 / per child
  • Child Age: 2 to 11 years old

Tour Overview

This exciting Anchorage day tour combines helicopter flightseeing with dog sledding on an Alaska glacier and showcases Alaska’s wilderness by air and by sled! After a 1-hour transfer (one way) from Anchorage, you arrive at Knik River Lodge with a unique helicopter base in the Chugach Mountains. Knik River Lodge offers a variety of Alaska glacier tours by helicopter.  As soon as you lift off you will see Knik Glacier, and after flightseeing over the glacier and scenic Lake George you land at the glacier base camp. Here you will have an hour to experience a dog sledding adventure that you will never forget. Meet an experienced Iditarod Musher who will teach you to steer your own dog sled team along one of the most scenic snow covered glaciers in Alaska!  Upon return to Knik River Lodge, you have approximately 2 hours at your leisure before you depart on your van transfer back to Anchorage. Take a stroll on the scenic trail by the lodge or just take in the beautiful and quiet surroundings.

NOTE: This Anchorage day tour departs from designated Anchorage hotels only.

What's Included

  • Roundtrip transfer from Anchorage to Knik River Lodge
  • Helicopter flight
  • Dog sledding on a glacier
  • All taxes and fees

Required at Booking

Body weights and hotel information in Anchorage.

Special Terms

There is a 2-person minimum required for this tour to operate. A surcharge will apply for passengers weighing 275 lbs or more;  maximum weight per person is 300 lbs. If your party is larger than 3 or if you exceed the overall weight limit, your party will be broken up but you will be on the glacier at the same time.


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