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Ice Climbing on Root Glacier

Guided glacier adventure while visiting Wrangell-St. Elias National Park from McCarthy and Kennicott.

Day Tour Details

What's Included:
  • Guide services
  • Crampons and all ice climbing gear
  • All taxes and fees
What's Not Included:

Meals and gratuities.

Physical Activity: Must be able to hike about 5-6 miles on uneven terrain. The last ¼ mile of the trail to / from the glacier has deteriorated in recent years and could have loose rock, exposed ice, loose rock over ice, or steep terrain.  No previous climbing experience necessary but participants should be in good physical condition and bring an adventurous spirit.
Required at Booking: Date of birth.
Special Terms: The tour is not suitable for young children (see under "Physical Activity" for more details).

We joined a 3-day tour of Fairbanks and Denali in July. Every step of the tour was well organized, our name was on the list for each activity, and we had no hassles. All operators were very professional. Very reliable.

tavcilar | Trip Advisor