Dates and Hours of Operation
May 1 – October 15
October 15 – May 1
Our office is located at 11970 US-2 , West Glacier MT. Look for the Glacier Guides and Montana Raft sign and a blue raft on top of a blue bus between mile marker 151 and 152. If arriving from Whitefish, Kalispell or Big Fork, we are on the left. If arriving from West Glacier, we are 1.5 miles, towards Kalispell, on the right.
Pro Tip: cell service in Montana can be unreliable at times. We recommend that you screenshot these directions to your phone before your trip!
Directions from the WEST, i.e. Bigfork, Whitefish, Kalispell, and Columbia Falls:
— From Bigfork, drive to Columbia Falls via MT-35 N and MT-206 to US-2. Take a right onto US-2 and continue 16 mi east towards West Glacier.
— From downtown Whitefish, start on US-93 S (Spokane Ave) – go south 2.2 mi. Then turn left onto MT-40 and travel 4.5 miles, passing through the intersection with US-2, into Columbia Falls.
— From Kalispell, drive to Columbia Falls on either US-2 or via US-93 N to MT-40 to US-2 and continue 16 mi east towards West Glacier.
— From Columbia Falls, continue on US-2 16 mi east towards West Glacier.
As you approach West Glacier, you will pass the KOA campground on your right – we are located approximately one half mile further, on your left, in between Mile Markers 151 and 152. Turn left about a half mile after Mile Marker 151 at the BLUE RAFT on the BLUE BUS and the GLACIER GUIDES AND MONTANA RAFT SIGN.
Directions from the EAST, i.e. downtown West Glacier:
1. If coming out of Glacier National Park turn right on US 2.
2. Go 1.5 miles west of West Glacier on US-2, towards Columbia Falls.
3. Turn right at the BLUE RAFT on the BLUE BUS and the GLACIER GUIDES AND MONTANA RAFT SIGN.
Having trouble? Please don’t hesitate to call us! 406-387-5555
Explore Our Property
Whitefish: 40-45 minutes
Kalispell: 45 – 60 minutes
East Glacier: 1 hour
St. Mary: 2 hours
Many Glacier: 2 1/2 hours
Calgary: 4-5 hours
Missoula: 3-3 1/2 hours
Spokane: 4 1/2 hours
Directions and Maps to Glacier Guides Lodge
120 Highline Blvd, West Glacier MT 59936
406-888-9009 (for late arrivals only)
DIRECTIONS: Highline Blvd is located across the street from the West Glacier train depot and next to the Conoco gas station. Once on Highline Blvd, take the second left (about 400 yards up the hill) next to the sign. Glacier Guides Lodge is the second building on your left.