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Nizina Glacier

Duration: 3-5 days
USGS Maps: McCarthy C4, C5
Rate: $210/person (unguided)
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Nizina Glacier

Duration: 3-5 days
USGS Maps: McCarthy C4, C5
Rate: $210/person (unguided)
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Route Description

Land at the end of glacier lake filled with icebergs from nearby Nizina Glacier. The views from the lakeshore are outstanding and there is a public use cabin tucked into the wood about a half a mile from the airstrip. This area offers casual hikes along the lakeshore and gravel bars along the Nizina River as well as routes up Nizina Mountain to alpine areas above treeline. This spot has it all; glaciers, rivers, mountains and a snug cabin in pretty setting.



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Certificate of Excellence

This was our first flight in a small plane. Our pilots Don and Martin, made us feel at ease and made our flights enjoyable. We especially appreciate your pilot’s expertise, as well as them describing various points of interest as we flew. Thanks for making our trip to Wrangell-St. Elias safe and memorable! .

Roger and Bobby M.

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