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Join Matanuska Glacier Helicopters for Helicopter Tours ranging from Relaxed Aerial Glacier Sightseeing to an Advanced Fly-In Trekking or Ice Climbing Expedition. The choice is yours.  Matanuska Glacier Helicopters helps you see the Matanuska Valley in all of it’s glory.  The Matanuska Glacier stretches 27 miles into the mountain, and we don’t want you to miss out on an inch of it.  From the air you can see the glacier, the surrounding mountain passes, and Alaska’s majestic wildlife.  Matanuska Glacier Helicopters brings together the highly trained guides from MICA Guides and the best Alaska aviation professionals to make this tour a must do when traveling to Glacier View, about 2 hours NE of Anchorage.

Matanuska Glacier Helicopter Tour

Matanuska Glacier Aerial Sightseeing Tour
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Glacier Helicopter Hiking

Helicopter Glacier Hike
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Ultimate Helicopter Glacier Tour

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Heli Explorer

Matanuska Glacier Ultimate Helicopter Adventure
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Glacier Overnight Adventure

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Matanuska Glacier Helicopters and Hikes

Let Matanuska Glacier Helicopters treat you to an aerial view of the Matanuska Glacier, the Matanuska River, and the Peaks of the Surrounding Mountain Range.  Book your Tour, and prepare to be in awe. We are a short drive from Anchorage, with a beautiful scenic drive the whole way here. We can take you up for 25 minute flights, or we can fly you in to an incredible hiking experience.  We want to make this flight one of the best experiences of your life, so Book Online or call us at  (907) 351-7587

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MICA Guides is part of the Exposure Alaska family of companies providing a variety of Guided Tours in Alaska, including Glacier Hiking, Ice Climbing, Trekking Expeditions, Kayaking Trips, Zipline Adventures, and more.  MICA Guides accommodates all levels of tours, from Scenic Hikes to Multi-Week Expeditions through the wilderness.

We only fly with the best!  The most experienced pilots with the best helicopters.  We may partner with different flight operators depending on the location and the mission but they’re all licensed, insured, and experienced in Alaska aviation.

We want you to see the Matanuska Valley the right way, from the sky.  The immense scale of the glacier can only be truly realized from the seat of our helicopters.  Guided by MICA Guides, one of the most popular Guiding companies in Alaska, our helicopter tours have the best local information from people experienced in hiking, climbing and mountaineering. All of our guides and pilots are rigorously trained and prepared to make your tour as good as it gets.

Matanuska Glacier News

Alaskan Wildlife: Moose, Goats, and Bears. Oh My!

By |August 15th, 2019|Categories: Matanuska Glacier Wildlife|Tags: , , , |

Alaska is still a relatively young state in the eyes of the United States after being acquired on January 3rd, 1959. However, this beautiful state has been inhabited for hundreds of years with its history tracing back much farther than 1959.  Much of the Matanuska Glacier Wildlife has some of the most important stories to tell! Alaska is a rich, thriving ecosystem with an abundance of wildlife, particularly around the Matanuska Glacier. The wildlife is often best enjoyed from above via our helicopter tours. Moose The Alaskan moose are well known throughout the state and are the largest of [...]

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The Ultimate Alaskan Bucket List – Matanuska Style

By |August 15th, 2019|Categories: Alaska Camping, Alaska Guided Tours, Exploring Alaska, Glacier View Activities, Matanuska Glacier Guides, Matanuska Glacier Helicopters, Matanuska Glacier Hiking|Tags: , , |

Want to check off some fearsome and wonderous items from your bucket list? Are you looking for an ‘off the beaten path’ Alaskan summer adventure? Then you’ve come to the right place. Here are some suggestions for your Alaskan Bucket List Excursion! Scenic Helicopter tour of the Matanuska Glacier with Matanuska Glacier Helicopters Start off your Alaskan Adventure right, with a scenic Helicopter tour of the beautiful Matanuska Glacier. The Matanuska Glacier is the longest glacier accessible by car but with a 30 minute in-air flight tour, you will be able to explore the most the 25 mile long [...]

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Best Kept Secret: Fourth of July in Glacier View

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Alaska Holidays, Glacier View Activities, Matanuska Glacier Information, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Have fourth of July plans yet?  Escape the crowds of the big city and experience a truly Alaskan celebration in the quaint, glacier-side town of Glacier View, Alaska!  Hidden in the Matanuska Valley about 2 hours North East of Anchorage, Glacier View has an abundance of Alaskan adventures just waiting to be had on this upcoming Independence Day!   Rather than the typical fireworks display, Glacier View has a slightly different tradition to celebrate the fourth.  How does watching a car being launched off a three-hundred foot cliff right next to the Matanuska River sound?  What about a flyover [...]

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