Water taxi to the Glacier Trailhead and hike 2 miles through old growth forest and glacial moraine to a glacial lake surrounded by mountains.
Explore Glacier Lake by Foot & by Packraft
Take a scenic 30 minute boat ride to Saddle Trailhead. Hike up the glacial moraine for about an hour to Glacier Lake. Gear up here with inflatable pack-rafts, receive shoreside instruction and paddle into the glacial landscape. We’ll stop at the edge of the lake for lunch and then paddle back to the trailhead. A lovely 50 minute hike through the old growth forest and past views of Halibut Cove takes you to the water taxi at the Saddle Trailhead and back to Homer.
- Water taxi
- Guide for the day
- Packraft equipment
What to Bring
- Hiking shoes
- Layered clothes (including rain gear)
- Water bottle
- Medium to large backpack to carry gear