The Icefield Ranges of the St. Elias Mountains occupy two-thirds of Kluane National Park and Reserve's interior and represent a portion of the most extensive non-polar icefield in the world. Major mountains found within the Icefield Ranges of Kluane National Park and Reserve include: Mount Logan (5,959 m), Mount St. Elias (5,489 m), Mount Lucania (5,226 m), King Peak (5,173 m), Mount Steele (5,073 m), Mount Wood (4,842 m) and Mount Vancouver (4,812 m), to name a few.

Mountaineering in the Icefield Ranges is permitted from March 15 to November 15. The climbing season generally extends from mid-April to late June. Climbing parties must apply in advance of their trip and all climbers are required to register. Applications received after December 15 will be processed in March; priority for review will determined by expedition departure date.


New requirements for 2020

  • Insurance required for all expeditions in the Icefield Ranges
  • Minimum group size of two required for Mount Logan expeditions

Planning your expedition

Preparing for your expedition