Crown of the Continent

Come and experience Glacier's pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles of trails, Glacier is a hiker's paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. Relive the days of old through historic chalets, lodges, and the famous Going-to-the-Sun Road. Explore Glacier National Park and discover what awaits you.

Fall foliage and snow at Lake McDonald

Visiting in November and Early December

It's the time of year when we transition from Fall to Winter, this year a little earlier than usual.

information on what to see and do in the park this summer

Glacier in the time of COVID-19

How will the pandemic affect my visit?

information on things to do and places to visit surrounding Glacier

Exploring Outside the Park

The towns and cities surrounding Glacier provide many wonderful and often overlooked opportunities for area vacationers.

A tractor near a snowy closed road.

Are the Roads Open?

Conditions are constantly changing. Check here for updates on which roads are open for driving, hiking, and biking.

a hiker on a mountaintop looks through binoculars as dark clouds approach

Weather

The Continental Divide makes for unpredictable weather in Glacier's mountains.

Logos of international programs overlaid on vegetation covered mountainscape

International Designations

In addition to being a national park, Glacier is an international peace park, biosphere reserve, and world heritage site.

Two hikers proceed on a trail into the mountains of Glacier National Park

Hiking in Glacier

Although part of the park may be closed this summer, there are still many great hiking opportunities available.

Last updated: October 28, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 128
West Glacier, MT 59936

Phone:

(406) 888-7800

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