West Glacier, West Glacier, MT, 59921
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Glacier National Park, Glacier National Park, MontanaAs the audio guides play commentary based on your gps location, you can create your own itinerary along the tour route to match your interests and schedule.Duration: 8 hoursStop At: Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park, MT 59936An engineering feat in Glacier National Park. Created specifically for visitors to drive over the Continental Divide. While it's a short, steep 50 miles, you'll want to spend most of a full day or longer taking in the numerous beautiful viewpoints.Or you can use our trip planners for our suggestions on half, full or multi day itineraries.Some of the many highlights are listed below;Duration: 8 hoursStop At: Lake McDonald Lodge, 288 Lake McDonald Ldg Lp, West Glacier, MT 59936, USAIn keeping with many of great lodges built under the direction of the National Park Service, the historic Lake McDonald Lodge has a European Swiss chalet style, crossed with a rustic hunting lodge - though that seems a contradiction with Park values today.Advanced reservations (through NPS) are highlighly recommended if you want to stay overnight, but day visitors are welcome in the restaurants, gift stores and general store. The lobby houses taxidermy collections of mountain animals on its walls.Activities, horseback rides and lake cruises all depart from the lodge.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Haystack Creek Culvert, Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park, MT 59634Pretty waterfalls that flow directly beside the road. Though you won't see it as you drive over, there is a small arch that allows the water to pass directly under the road.Stop At: The Loop, Going-to-the-Sun Rd Crystal Point, West Glacier, MT 59936Along the drive we will share stories of how this difficult road was planned and constructed. A great deal of care was taken to not "scar" the mountain landscape.The Loop is the location of the only switchback along the journey - surprising for a mountain road.The views from The Loop are impressive and the structures were hand built by stone masons.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Apgar Visitor Center, Glacier National Park, MT 59936Located at the lower end of Lake McDonald and roughly 2 miles from the West Glacier Entrance, Apgar offers a visitor center, some gift and camping stores, dining, lodging and boat rentals.The Apgar Campground is the largest campground in Glacier National Park and almost always full.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Triple Arches, West Glacier, MT 59936, USAOn this section, there was no flat terrain to create a road and allow a creek to pass without affecting the roadway.Engineers and stone masons designed a bridge of 3 Arches to create a culvert that blended into the scenery, using rock that was debris from blasting the road route.Triple Arches is the most used image from for postcards for the Going to the Sun Road.Stop At: Logan Pass, Glacier National Park, MTLogan Pass, the summit of the drive and the highest point we will reach as we cross the mountain pass and home to the Logan Pass Visitor Center.There is a selection of short or long hikes from here that will give you that incredible high alpine environment experience. Also a great place for spotting wildlife.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Lunch Creek, Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park, MT 59936Just a few minutes drive to the east of the Logan Pass Visitor Center, Lunch Creek has been a favourite rest stop for many Going to the Sun Road visitors.If exploring, please stick to to the paved areas and designated trails to help prevent further erosion to this over-loved area.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Weeping Wall, Going-to-the-sun Road, Glacier National Park, MT 59936If you are touring early in the season, you might get a free car wash at the Weeping Wall, as the snow melt showers over the road and your vehicle.By fall, you might be wondering what all the fuss was about.Stop At: Siyeh Bend, MT 59417, USAAnother section along the route, where the road bends its ways through a gulch carved into the mountainside by a constantly fast flowing creek.Siyeh translates to "mad dog" or "crazy wolf" but no need to fear any rabid beasts here.The pullout provides a place to park off the road and enjoy more great views of the surrounding mountains.The trailhead for some serious hikes into the mountains leave from here.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Wild Goose Island, Montana 59417, USAA punctuation within Saint Mary Lake, tiny Wild Goose Island sits only 10ft above the water, but seems only to add to the beauty at one of the most photographed locations on the Going to the Sun Road.Duration: 30 minutes
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Flathead Lake, Polson, MTThis trip circumnavigates Flathead Lake. You'll get gorgeous views from all sides. The drive makes multiple stops around the lake for photos and viewpoints. Duration: 6 hoursStop At: CSKT Bison Range Visitor Center, 58355 Bison Range Rd, Charlo, MT 59824, USAThe majority of wildlife viewing takes place at the Bison Range south of Flathead Lake. Duration: 2 hours
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Star Meadow Cabins, 4750 Star Meadow Rd, Whitefish, MT 59937, USAFun little destination as a turnaround point on this route.Duration: 10 minutes
ItineraryLearn the basics of fly casting and how to fish on your own. Forget the hustle and enjoy a relaxing lesson with a professional instructor in a natural setting.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Tally Lake Campground, Whitefish, MT 59937After a full day on trail, we'll end the tour at Tally Lake for a dip in the refreshing waters with our ice cold beverages and snack offerings.Duration: 1 hour
ItineraryOur Half Day White Water Trips offer an exciting day of Class II-III rapids and breathtaking views along the southern boundary of Glacier National Park. Trips depart rain or shine. No experience necessary. Trip times depend on the season and may be shorter when river levels are higher.No maximum weight - must be able to buckle a 58" chest life jacket. Minimum age 5, minimum weight of 45 pounds. Minimums may be higher in the early spring season when river levels are higher.Stop At: • Middle Fork of the Flathead, Glacier National Park, MT