Heli Vista Hiking – Comet Glacier Alpine to Spencer Glacier Blue Wall


This trip is available starting September 10, 2020, & until the first major snowfall in Fall 2020.  Land at 2,000 feet in the magical Chugach Alpine next to Comet Glacier.  Hike 5 Miles down from Comet Glacier down the Spencer Overlook Bench Trail to the Spencer Glacier Blue Wall.  For the fall this trip includes both a drop-off and pick-up by Alpine Air Alaska Helicopters.

Please reach out to us directly at alaskanrafting@gmail.com with your requested dates and number in your party.


DEPARTURE TIMES and Corresponding RETURN PICK-UP by Alpine Air Helicopters:

9 AM Departure – 2 PM Pick-Up

10:30 AM Departure – 3:30 Pick-Up.


25 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flights Both Ways. 4 Hour Total Hiking Time, Travelling 5+ Miles from 2,000 feet elevation from the Comet Glacier Alpine to Spencer Glacier Face.

Inclement Weather can cause us to alter the landing zone location if helicopters are unable to fly into the alpine zone due to low ceiling/clouds; and we will adjust the landing to land at the Spencer Glacier Whistle Stop and still hike 5 Miles if desired.

This trip is PRIVATE PER BOOKING PARTY.  Minimum of 2 Guests Required to Book this tour.

If you’d like a shorter or longer hike, please let us know, and we will customize it for your party. Good Hiking Shoes with Good Tread are advised and Warm Clothes Layers.

We will do our best to adjust your trip dates due to weather if you have flexibility with your dates. We encourage anyone booking this trip to spend 2 or more days in Girdwood, Alaska.

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