We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Exit Glacier Ice Hiking Adventure

Select Date and Travelers
2 travelers
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Kenai Backcountry Adventures, Seward, AK

We will pick you up in Seward.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Exit Glacier Road, Kenai Fjords National Park, AK 99664

This is where your Glacier Hiking Adventure takes place.

Duration: 7 hours
Show More
Important Information
Departure Point
Seward, Seward, Alaska

Traveler pickup is offered
We pickup at select locations within Seward city limits. Please, contact tour operator as soon as possible to arrange pickup, or meeting location.

Seward cruise terminal, Alaska Railroad Seward Depot
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Professional Glacier Guides
  • Glacier hiking equipment - helmet, harness, crampons, trekking poles.
  • Deli lunch - wrap, granola bar, piece of fruit
  • Ground transportation from Seward to Kenai Fjords National Park
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Exit Glacier
  • Gratuities for guides
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Near public transportation
  • Please eat a hearty breakfast in the morning prior to arriving for your trip.
  • YOU BRING - Snacks, and a full water bottle(s).
  • YOU BRING - *Sturdy, well broken-in HIKING BOOTS (no shoes!) REQUIRED
  • YOU BRING - *Waterproof rain jacket. REQUIRED
  • YOU BRING - *Waterproof rain pants. REQUIRED
  • YOU BRING - *Sunglasses REQUIRED
  • YOU BRING - Clothes for dressing in layers; dress for current weather conditions.
  • YOU BRING - Camera, sunscreen, bug spray, and any personal items.
  • YOU BRING - Cash if offering guide gratuities (recommended)
  • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for travelers that have difficulty walking / hiking for long periods of time.
  • Not recommended for travelers that have difficulty on uneven, rough terrain.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Reviews (17)
Filter reviews
18 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews trekking poles once in a lifetime a lot of fun amazing experience highlight of our trip exit glacier crevasses cubs spikes crampons brittany rafting todd undertaking harness helmets isaac
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

We went on a hike to exit glacier with Isaac. Glacier was an incredible experience! Isaac was very knowledgeable, experienced, enthusiastic, and help to keep us safe!

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank CKJ50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are not experienced hikers but under the capable guidance of Todd we felt we could take on the world. Commencing with our prompt and easy pick up from the cruise terminal to the very good lunch Todd lovingly prepared and carried for us, and...More

1  Thank wendymT2457TI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Todd and Katie were absolutely superb. Just perfect. This is a moderately strenuous hike, which could be very dangerous if not for the very capable hands in which we were placed. There's a 3-4 mile uphill walk in to the glacier. It's not technical but...More

1  Thank Arewenearlythereyet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot recommend this trip, and specifically KBA, strongly enough. This was the one excursion that I did not plan in advance - I called a few days prior to arrival and they were SO accommodating and helpful! Brittany was amazing, and I can't say...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank mbc123833
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our hike up the Exit Glacier with Kenai Backcountry Adventures. Kyle and Isaac were both very friendly as well as very professional and conscientious throughout the hike. Absolutely gorgeous view and a totally unique experience. Thanks guys!

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank Steve W
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Robert M
14 July 2019|
Response from gbrportland | Reviewed this property |
Take clothes appropriate to the weather - hat and gloves may be helpful, and raingear if necessary. Sunglasses, for sure. They have a list of supplies to bring - they provide all of the equipment (poles, harness, hat... More
Linda J
29 April 2019|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from funtrips100 |
My wife is 68 and I'm 70, and we were able to make the climb without any trouble, but we're physically active people. If you're in good shape you should be fine. The guides are excellent and you can take a break anytime you... More
Lynn J
20 April 2019|
Response from funtrips100 |
I'm not sure what the question is, but this is not a short hike. The trail is 1 and 1/4 miles long and rises approx. 1200 feet. If you're in reasonably good shape you won't regret taking this hike.
Key Details
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall: +63 923-0990452