Trip at a Glance
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
Adventure, Hiking Trekking
4 -7 Days
Departure Day(s) and Time(s)
Mid-July through late August
Anchorage, AK (Fly in from McCarthy)
Trip options Basecamp/dayhike in the Iceberg lake area. Alternatively make a short backpacking loop in the nearby valley and surrounding areas., Level Moderate. Little elevation gain, 2-6 mile days., Elevation 3500' - 5000' ASL
- Glacier hikes.
- Extraordinary campsites.
- Views of the nearby Tana Glacier, some amazing, clear, blue alpine tarns just north, and infinite icebergs and glacial formations.
- Discovering the geological wonders that have created this fascinating region.
- Watch as chunks of the glacier calve into the lake,the ice floes groaning and creaking as they shift and turn across the water.