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St. Elias Alpine Guides Day Adventures

Motherlode Powerhouse, McCarthy, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
+1 888-933-5427
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Highlight of our Alaska experience

As part of our three month "life list" Alaska tour we spent a week in McCarthy. Our time here... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2015
Ken T
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New Jersey
Outstanding tour

This was a great tour. Even though the weather was a little on the rainy side, the information... read more

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Reviewed 18 September 2015
susieak
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Fairbanks, Alaska
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Explore Alaska's largest national park with the local experts, based in Wrangell-St. Elias since 1978. We offer half and full-day glacier hikes, ice-climbing, alpine hikes, fly-in hikes and rafting. We also feature wilderness adventures such as trekking, backpacking, rafting, skiing and mountaineering courses & expeditions. Our professional, personable guides love to share their in-depth knowledge of this magnificent wilderness!
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29 Apr 2017
“2000, 2005 & 2016. Can't wait for the next adventure in 2018.”
21 Mar 2017
“Memories to Last a Lifetime ”
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Motherlode Powerhouse, McCarthy, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99588
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

As part of our three month "life list" Alaska tour we spent a week in McCarthy. Our time here included two fly-in day trips with St Elias Guides. One was a paddle on a glacial lake in inflatable kayaks, the other was a hike deep...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2015

This was a great tour. Even though the weather was a little on the rainy side, the information given by the knowledgeable guide and the tour itself through the old buildings of the Kennicott Mine was very worthwhile. Very good value and very thorough. The...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2015

I have been climbing mountains for about 12 years now and have utilized numerous guide services, all of which are high profile, well respected, professional operations. SEAG is by far the most outstanding of the bunch! Gaia and Wayne (owners) answered all email and phone...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

Great day. Hunter our guide was helpful and hilarious! Cider on the glacier was a nice touch. Kennecott Copper Mine tour was informative and interesting.

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

This was a wonderful tour of the copper mill. There are a lot of steps that can sometimes be steep but well worth it. Very informative tour that I would highly recommend. There are signs on other buildings but you can't get all of the...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Had a really nice time exploring the glacier. Spent the whole day with a great guide who knew a lot!

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Reviewed 15 September 2015

We did both the mine tour and a half day glacier hike with St. Elias. The mine tour was more interesting than I thought it would be and is a must see. I think our guides name was Terry and he was excellent. Very interesting...More

Thank Isabella-McKania
Reviewed 14 September 2015

The tour of the Mill Building and Powerhouse was very interesting and our tour guide was knowledgeable and had a great personality. This tour gave me a better sense of the place and community from it's history. I would highly recommend it!

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Thank F9710BImichellem
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Excellent activity. You should be in physical good condition in order to enjoy the hike n climb. Guide was knowledgeable, patient and fun.

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Thank trojan_kim
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I spent a week with this crew from St. Elias Alpine Guides. The group was professional, experienced and a ton of fun!

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