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Matanuska Glacier Adventures

Mile 101 Glenn Highway, Sutton, AK
+1 888-253-4480
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Beautiful colors and formations in the glacier

We had such a great experience with Matanuska Glacier Adventures. Our guide Kathleen was very... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Heather W
Matanuska Glacier, a classically beautiful glacier set in a grand valley

Located on the Glenn Highway about 60 mi east of Palmer, Alaska, Matanuska Glacier Adventures is... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
George P
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“guided tour” (7 reviews)
“alaska trip” (4 reviews)
“blue ice” (3 reviews)
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Mile 101 Glenn Highway, Sutton, AK
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+1 888-253-4480
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

We had such a great experience with Matanuska Glacier Adventures. Our guide Kathleen was very knowledgeable about the glacier and we learned so much on our tour! We were very mesmerized by the colors and shapes of the glacier. The colors of the ice are...More

Thank Heather W
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Located on the Glenn Highway about 60 mi east of Palmer, Alaska, Matanuska Glacier Adventures is situated on an island on the Matanuska River a short distance from the glacier.The friendly staff provide a number of services including personal or group guided tours and for...More

Thank George P
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing adventure. I had not planned on taking the tour but was sooo glad I did! The staff was amazing and helpful. I am glad I made the trip out to see the glacier. Absolutely worth the the drive and the cost....More

Thank tom3521
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We loved this experience. Our guides were very friendly and knowledgeable. Loved that the guides helped us get some great family pictures. Highly recommend this experience.

Thank hebertravel
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

I have never done anything like this before. And I had the best time. I would do this again. The guide we had was wonderful.

Thank mse2511
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

An underestimated place. Initial we thought just a regular Glacier place. Once we started walking on it, felt a whole lot different experience. Saw the glacier cracking, the new calves and also different colors of ice. The management took care of us. I don't remember...More

Thank V3VSoon
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and amazing adventure!! There were 2 adults and kids ages 10, 8 and 5 so we really hesitated dropping the cash for the guided tour...but we are SO glad we did! It was an epic adventure for the small kids and us adults were...More

Thank Delbert F
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We were definitely put off by the $30 fee. I think this should easily be halved if you're not doing the fully guided tour. We still had fun despite the rain. You get up close and personal with the blue ice, any added traction to...More

Thank James M
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Picture perfect RV camping. Great for families. Friendly staff. Awesome glacier walk. Use caution on the ice and follow the marked path.

Thank Adam A
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I'm still in Alaska, but I'm pretty sure this is going to remain the best thing I did. It had just finished raining when I got to the Glacier and the ice was melting, flowing into beautiful streams, outlining rocks and creating massive crevasses throughout....More

Thank Andrea L
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