Mendenhall Glacier via 8-person Canoe
Paddle across Mendenhall Glacier lake where you will hike to the ice, exploring beautiful glacier formations
Minimum Age is 12 years old
*All clients will be outfitted in 8 person canoes, with up to 7 participants & one guide per canoe. In the case of large groups, a larger canoe may be utilized.
*A specific amount of time on the ice cannot be guaranteed. The amount of time on the glacier is dependent on the group's pace and weather conditions.
*Visiting specific features such as ice caves, moulins, etc. cannot be guaranteed due to the Mendenhall Glacier’s constantly changing nature. Your guide will assess potential hazards on the trip to determine if a particular area is safe to trek upon or enter.
*Clients must be in good enough physical shape and conditioned to paddle for up to 5-6 miles roundtrip and hike on uneven terrain up to 2 miles roundtrip.
*This trip operates in all weather conditions (barring unsafe conditions, to be determined by ABAK) – please stress to your clients the importance of dressing appropriately.
*WAIVER FORM: Every participant must sign a waiver form at the start of the trip. Alterations and/or deletions to the waiver are not permitted.
*Due to various fitness abilities and weather variables, we prefer clients not schedule other excursions directly before or after our trip. Please let us know if your clients have another excursion booked on the same day.
*Due to the inherent risks involved, we do not permit women at any stage of pregnancy to participate in this trek.