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Ranger Let Snowshoe Walks Start This Saturday

the following is a Glacier National Park media release: Snowshoe Walks Begin This Weekend Join A Park Ranger to Explore the Winter Environment WEST GLACIER, MONT. – Glacier National Park is offering winter snowshoe walks every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. beginning this Saturday, January 9, Winter Trails Day.  This day [...]

By | January 4th, 2016|

Does Glacier Park Close?

"Does Glacier Park Close?"  I've been getting this question a lot lately because the alpine section of the Going-to-the-Sun Road (GTTSR) just closed.  Here's the secret, Glacier is open.  Not all facilities are being maintained, but you can hike, bike, boat, ski, sit, and enjoy Glacier all year long.  Many locals refer to this time [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|

Easy Family Camping Meals for your Glacier Vacation

by  Joe Laing Give the kids even better memories of your camping trip to Glacier by planning memorable family meals. If you aren’t sure where to start, here are some tips to follow for family camping meals with an emphasis on easy preparation and healthy eating. How to Keep Menus Healthy Complement your active camping [...]

By | February 12th, 2015|

Transportation in Glacier National Park, MT

www.glacierguides.com                     1-406-387-5555 Are you trying to plan a trip to Glacier National Park and need transportation information?    This blog is Glacier Guides and Montana Raft's attempt to help you. I will start by saying that there are two sides of Glacier National Park; a west-side [...]

By | January 29th, 2015|

5 Best Strenuous Hikes in Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park is known for its fabulous views, and the best way to see them is to get out there and go for a hike (I have been a hiking guide here for over 15 years, so I am obviously biased about hiking in Glacier).  There are tons of wonderful trails (734 miles of [...]

By | January 23rd, 2015|

Thank you 2014

Dear 2014, We just wanted to write you a quick note to tell you how much we appreciated all the fun memories you have given us.  You were a fantastic year filled with some of our favorite things (Glacier, camping, hiking, rafting, fishing, FUN).  It was more than we could have ever asked for.  And [...]

By | December 31st, 2014|

All I want for Christmas is…

The holidays are here and so are the festive lights, songs, parties, food...and gifts.  I have been asked several times lately what I want for Christmas sparking the inner question, "What do I want for Christmas?"  I thought about times in the not so distant past that I could have rattled off a list of things instantly. [...]

By | December 18th, 2014|

Glacier National Park seeks Comments on Proposed Fee Increase for Visitors

Glacier National Park is proposing a fee increase for entrance into the park and a new boat launch fee.  The following statement was released today by the Park: "WEST GLACIER, MT.  –Glacier National Park is requesting public comment on a proposal to increase the park’s entrance fees for the first time in nine years, implement [...]

By | November 17th, 2014|