Glacier Guides & Montana Raft Blog

Glacier Guides & Montana Raft makes monthly contributions to this blog with subjects on all things rafting, hiking, fishing, biking and lodging in and around Glacier National Park as well as relevant news and information about Glacier National Park.

Glacier Park In The Spring – 2021 Update  

Are you thinking about coming to Glacier National Park this spring, but not sure what to do? The park is open in the spring, and in every season. Spring is a great time to explore the west side of the park as the snow melts, rivers flow, and everything starts to turn green.  Spring is also a good time to get some great deals on lodging because most places offer discounted shoulder season rates!

Chalets in Glacier Park  

When people ask me what the “must-see” places are in Glacier, the backcountry chalets are consistently in my top 3.

10 Short, Easy Hikes In Glacier National Park  

Many people are looking for short, easy hikes in Glacier National Park. Some people have bad knees, kids, or little time. Whatever the reasoning, we have compiled a list of 10 hikes that would suit the needs of people looking for short hikes. We have tried to give options for several different sections of Glacier National Park.

Things To Do in Glacier National Park with Kids  

Top 10 ideas of things to do in Glacier National Park with kids.

Celebrating 30 Seasons of Glacier Guides and Montana Raft  

Glacier Guides started in the spring of 1983. To celebrate 30 seasons of our company, Glacier Guides invited all former employees to come and raft, hike and party.

What Glacier Guides Do In The Off Season?  

What Montana Raft and Glacier Guides do in the winter when Glacier National Park is under snow.

Glaciers of Glacier National Park: CBS hikes to Grinnell Glacier with Glacier Guides  

CBS came to Glacier National Park to do a segment on the receding glaciers. The glaciers in Glacier Park are said to be gone by the year 2020. Corrie Holloway, Glacier Guide for 12 years, was interviewed.

Hiking to Granite Park Chalet in Glacier National Park  

A brief description of the history and experience of hiking into Granite Park Chalet in Glacier National Park.

Backpacking in Belly River, Glacier National Park  

Glacier Guide, Clay Springmeyer guest writes about his backpacking experience in the Belly River of Glacier National Park.