Juneau Helicopter Tour, Glacier Trek & Climb

Explore the massive Juneau Icefield by helicopter and Mendenhall Glacier on foot with an expert glacier guide.

  • Starting at: $534 / per person
  • Duration: 5.25 hours
  • Departure Time: Varies to accommodate cruise ship schedules
  • Dates: May 10 - September 15, 2022 (dependent on glacier conditions)
  • Physical Activity: The amount of walking is extensive and often on steep terrain with 3 hours on glacier. No experience is necessary however you should be in good physical condition and have an open mind for adventure.
  • Child Age: 15 year old minimum

Tour Overview

This Juneau day trip by helicopter and trek is the ultimate Alaskan adventure on ice! It includes three hours hiking and climbing over the rugged glacier terrain of the Juneau Icefield. Upon landing your helicopter on Mendenhall Glacier, your guide teaches you the basics of glacier travel and then leads your group on an exploration of the most pristine and remote areas of the glacier. Opportunities for adventure photos abound as you are introduced to and practice basic ice climbing and rope techniques enabling you to safely climb and descend ice walls.

What's Included

  • Roundtrip helicopter flight
  • Glacier trekking equipment
  • Transfers from your hotel or the Red Dog Saloon
  • All taxes and fees

Required at Booking

Body weights and cruise ship or hotel information in Juneau.

Special Terms

Due to limited capacity on helicopters, there is a $125 surcharge for passengers weighing 250 lbs or more. Children must be at least 15 years old to participate.

Starting at: $749 / per person

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