— Iceberg Basecamp Trekking —

The Details

  • Price: $1,700
  • Trip Length: 4 Days
  • Difficulty: Customized Based on Goals and Ability, Minimal Experience Required
  • Dates: Aug 7-10, Aug 14-16 (3 days with Ice Climbing!), Aug 27-30, 2019
    Custom Dates Available
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Having been to Alaska once previously on a family trip, I looked forward to experiencing the remoteness, vastness, and beauty of the Alaskan wilderness that lies beyond the usual tourist routes. Wrangell-St. Elias NP is, in my experience, one of the best places to find Read More >

Tom W Backpacking Iceberg Lake Basecamp 2009

Remote Alaska hiking in the Chugach Mountains

Located 45 minutes south of McCarthy by air and nestled in the Chugach Mountains, Iceberg Lake is a hiker’s paradise. The veiws are impressive right from the airstrip, and they just keep getting better the further you hike. With sweeping views of the Bagley Icefield and a setting surrounded by rugged peaks and hanging glaciers, and you can see why Iceberg Lake is a fantastic destination for a base camping trip. Heading north, you can explore a sweeping glacier and alpine lakes. Hiking southbound yields expansive views towards the Tana Glacier and Bagley Icefield. Depending on the season, wildflowers abound in the stunning alpine environment. No previous experience is necessary and we welcome everyone to experience this unspoiled paradise!

 Trip Highlights:

  • Rugged scenery of the Chugach Mountains
  • Day hiking to beautiful alpine lakes and on moving glaciers
  • Magnificent views of the Bagley Icefield
  • Base camping near spectacular rugged peaks and hanging glaciers

“A fantastic experience — wild Alaska at its best!”

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