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Our Alaska Wilderness Treks

Guided Backpacking Adventures in Alaska's Wrangell-St.Elias National Park, McCarthy, AK.
We offer treks for people of all ages, experience and ability. From easier, base camp style trips to rugged and challenging point-to-point backpacking treks. Some treks appear under multiple headings because they can be done as an easier or more challenging trek depending on the group. Click on a thumbnail to see a trip detail page.
  • Easier and Family Treks

    Trips good for all ages and abilities

    Iceberg Lake - 5 days

    Base Camp/Loop Trek

    Iceberg Lake Loop/Base Camp Trek

    Five day loop trek featuring stunning terrain, glacier hiking, ridge walks, hidden alpine lakes, moderate scramble summits.

    $1755.00/person

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    Steamboat Hills - 5 days

    Base Camp/Loop Trek

    Steamboat Hills

    Alpine lakes nestled amid rolling tundra, easier terrain make it a great family route. Can be done as base camp or point-to-point.

    $1,695.00/person

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    Fan Glacier - 4 days

    Base Camp

    Fan Glacier Basecamp

    Day hikes on the Fan Glacier and alpine ridges with stunning views... without the heavy packs.

    $1,395.00/person

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  • Moderate Treks

    Anyone in reasonable condition will do well on these routes.

    Donoho Glacier Trek - 5 days

    Backpacking

    Donoho Lakes Glacier Trek

    A 5 day trek featuring an exploration of three glaciers and jaw-dropping, in-your-face views of the Wrangells.

    $895.00/person

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    Iceberg Lake - 5 days

    Base Camp/Loop Trek

    Iceberg Lake Loop/Base Camp Trek

    Five day loop trek featuring stunning terrain, glacier hiking, ridge walks, hidden alpine lakes, moderate scramble summits.

    $1755.00/person

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    Steamboat Hills - 5 days

    Base Camp/Loop Trek

    Steamboat Hills

    Alpine lakes nestled amid rolling tundra, easier terrain make it a great family route. Can be done as base camp or point-to-point.

    $1,695.00/person

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    Skolai Pass - 5 days

    Base Camp/Loop Trek

    Skolai Pass Loop Trek

    A loop style trip with dramatic peaks, hanging glaciers and great opportunities for wildlife spotting including Dahl sheep and caribou.

    $1,695.00/person

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    Twin Lakes Ramble - 6 days

    Backpacking

    Twin Lakes Summit Ramble

    Wide-open itinerary, exploration, ridge-lines and moderate summit hikes

    $2,850.00/person

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  • More Challenging Treks

    If you are in good shape and up for a longer trek...

    Twin Lakes Ramble - 6 days

    Backpacking

    Twin Lakes Summit Ramble

    Wide-open itinerary, exploration, ridge-lines and moderate summit hikes

    $2,850.00/person

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    Pyramid Peak - 7 days

    Backpacking

    Pyramid Peak Traverse

    A remote adventure with amazing ridge walks, views of the University range and some gold mining history.

    $2,355.00/person

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    Seven Pass - 8 days

    Backpacking

    Seven Pass Route (Iceberg to Bremner)

    A classic Alaskan sampler with a great variety of terrain from glaciers to verdant valleys to lonesome, wind-swept passes.

    $2,395.00/person

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    The Goat Trail - 7 days

    Backpacking

    Goat Trail (Skolai Pass to Wolverine)

    A unique high country route with amazing views, cool waterfalls, hanging glaciers and too many Dall sheep to count.

    $2,355.00/person

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    Most Challenging Treks

    Experience is preffered for these and you need to be ready for a serious challenge

    Wrangell/Skyscraper - 9 days

    Backpacking

    Mt. Wrangell/Skyscraper Traverse

    The ultimate Alaskan adventure - the most stunning and remote terrain to be found in the park. Very challenging but very rewarding

    $2,895.00/person

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    Lake Clark Alpine - 8 days

    Backpacking

    Lake Clark N.P. - Turquoise Lake High Country Trek

    A high country route through the lake country - tundra hiking, dahl sheep and the chance to do some fishing along the way.

    $3,250.00/person

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