Anchorage: Knik Glacier Helicopter Tour with Landing

Activity provider: Alaska Helicopter Tours

Anchorage: Knik Glacier Helicopter Tour with Landing

Activity provider: Alaska Helicopter Tours

From US$ 390.37 per person

Soar over the Knik River Valley through the Great Gorge on this authentic Alaskan helicopter trip. Land on the massive Knik Glacier with your guide and fill your water bottle with pure glacier water.

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Fly over the majestic Chugach Range and Knik Glacier
  • Get a bird's-eye view of glacial crevasses, glacial rivers, and waterfalls
  • Spot moose, bears, and other local wildlife from above
  • Fly down the Great Gorge or the Knik
  • Land on Knik Glacier and walk on 1,000-year-old ice
Full description

Fly from Knik River Valley, a scenic 1-hour drive north of Anchorage (transfers available for purchase), to the spectacular Knik Glacier.

Soar over the beautiful valley and search the landscape for local wildlife, including moose, mountain goats, bands of Dall Sheep, and bears. Your experienced Alaska pilot/guide will land your helicopter in the middle of Knik Glacier, where you'll have the opportunity to explore the thousand-year-old ice during the 30-minute stop.

Enjoy the bright-blue melt pools, massive crevasses, and the unique ice formations created by the water, wind, and sun. Mark the moment with a photo, or simply savor the peace of being in a secluded Alaskan glacier. Conclude your with a 15-minute flight back to your starting point, flying over a glacier river flowing rapidly through the Knik Valley.

  • 30-minute helicopter "flightseeing"
  • 30-minute glacier landing
  • Facility/permit fee
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Reusable water bottle

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Open-toed shoes

Know before you go

  • Transfers available for purchase from Anchorage for the 10:15am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm and 4:30pm departures. Please call the local operator to arrange your transfer after completing your booking.
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The tour is Very much interesting. Landscape view is very beautiful.

August 12, 2021

Awesome experience.

September 18, 2021

April 25, 2022

Product ID: 147264