038 - BOULDER BROOK
EMERGENCIES: In case of emergency, call 911. Area map shows the location of the nearest phone.
Site Location: Site is in a pine and spruce/fir forest. Group site is a short distance south of trail east of Boulder Brook. First Individual site is 450 yards north of the Group site. Second Individual site is 600 yards north of the Group site. A wood sign indicates the path to the site; the path may be marked by red arrowheads on trees. Camp safely away from standing dead trees, as near as is safely possible to the silver metal arrowhead.
Number of Sites: 2 individual; 1 group
Elevation: 10,200 feet
Distance: 3.9 miles from Glacier Gorge TH, 2.8 miles from Sprague Lake TH and Storm Pass TH
Approximate Travel Time: 3 to 4 hours
Elevation Change: 960 feet gain from Glacier Gorge TH, 1,490 feet gain from Sprague Lake TH and Storm Pass TH
Privy: NO---Use pack in and pack out human waste bags.
Water Source: Water is available from Boulder Brook. Boil or adequately treat all water.
To Reach the Trailhead (TH): Glacier Gorge TH: From Beaver Meadows Visitor Center follow Hwy 36 west to Bear Lake Road (approximately 1.3 miles). Turn left onto Bear Lake Road and follow for approximately 8 miles to the TH. Parking along road may result in your vehicle being towed. If TH parking is full, use another established parking lot or use the Shuttle Bus when it is available.
Last updated: August 13, 2023