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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

Good for all ages and abilities, families with small children, first time camper, or those wanting an easygoing trip.

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.

$1555.00/person » see details

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 » see details

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.

$1,495.00/person » see details
Moderate Treks

Anyone in reasonable condition will do well on these routes.

Donoho Glacier Trek - 5 days

Backpacking

Donoho Lakes Glacier Trek - Backpacking

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

$895.00/person » see details

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.

$1555.00/person » see details

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 » see details

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.

$1,525.00/person » see details

Twin Lakes Ramble - 6 days

Backpacking

Twin Lakes Summit Ramble

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

$2,850.00/person » see details
More Challenging Treks

Best for those with at least some backpacking experience. If you are in good shape and up for a longer trek these are great!

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.

$2,295.00/person » see details

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.

$1,995.00/person » see details

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.

$1,955.00/person » see details

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.

$3,550.00/person » see details

Twin Lakes Ramble - 6 days

Backpacking

Twin Lakes Summit Ramble

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

$2,850.00/person » see details
Extremely Challenging Treks

Experience is required and you need to be ready for a very serious challenge.

Wrangell/Skyscraper - 10 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

$3,255.00/person » see details