Backpacking and Hiking Trips
A backpacking trip in Wrangell-St. Elias will provide a treasure trove of memories for years to come. This is the best way to experience the incredible variety of terrain that Wrangell-St. Elias has to offer. Whether you are interested in an easy three day hiking trip to enjoy the beauty of Alaska, or a rugged and challenging 12 day expedition, we have flights to get you on the route to fit your requirements. We do not provide guiding services, but there are numerous sources of information online and in our valley that can help you get the details you need to plan your trip. Please see Guided Hiking Trips below for links to some great local guides.
Below is an overview chart of the hiking trips that we can fly you into. Click on the individual routes for additional details.
Guided Hiking Trips
Some of these trips may include glacier crossing or other terrain that you might feel more comfortable doing with an experienced guide. St. Elias Alpine Guides, Trek Alaska, Expeditions Alaska and Kennicott Guides offer guided trips on these routes. Wilderness Skills Seminars If you are interested in a route that involves glacier and/or river crossings, but prefer an unguided trip, why not sign up for a one-day seminars offered by Trek Alaska or St. Elias Alpine Guides . Let a professional guide give you the experience and confidence you need to safely travel on your own in the Alaskan wilderness.
All rates below are per person and a 2 person minimum.
|Easier to Moderate|
|Solo Creek to Chisana||4-6||27||$650|
|Castle Peak Route||3-5||12||$405|
|Moderate to Strenuous|
|Wolverine to Doubtful Creek||3-4||11-13||$410|
|The Goat Trail||5-8||25||$340|
|Skolai Pass to Wolverine Mountain||4-8||18||$470|
|Allie's Valley to Bremner Mine||4-8||18-20||$625|
|Seven Pass Route||2-8||18-35||$515|
|Pyramid Peak Traverse||5-7||20-22||$465|
|The Tana Notch||5-7||20||$570|
|Bremner to Tebay Lakes||8-1||40-45||$540|
|Bremner to Tana River||6-8||18-35||$475|
|Tebay Lakes to Tana River||12-14||60-90||$485|
|Southern Park Traverse||12-14||90-107||$550|