Root Glacier Hike (Half Day)

An expert guide leads a hike from Kennicott onto the ancient glacial ice flowing out of the surrounding Wrangell Mountains.

Day Tour Details

What's Included:
  • Guide services
  • Ice crampons
  • All taxes and fees
What's Not Included:

Lunch and gratuities.

Physical Activity: No experience necessary but participants should be able to hike about 5-6 miles on uneven terrain and partly loose, unstable rock.  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. This can be challenging for younger children or adults who are unstable on their feet.
Required at Booking: Date of birth.
Special Terms: While there is no set minimum age for this tour, the tour is not suitable for very young children (see under "Physical Activity" for more details).

Thank you so much for a wonderful vacation in your beautiful state.  My experience was rich and rewarding, scenic and majestic, and equivocally and totally awesome. It was a magnificent vacation and I look forward to going back up there on another one of your tours in the future.  Put a feather... Read more  

Robert | North Carolina