Travel Blogs from East Glacier Park, United States

One Big Lodge, Glacier Park Lodge, United States travel blog

One Big Lodge

A travel blog entry by kinkajou25

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After exploring Monument Square, we headed up U.S. Highway 2 to the Glacier Park Lodge on the east side of the Park. Outside the lodge, we saw totem poles, a teepee, and an old tour bus. And the inside was huge! There were stuffed mountain goats, a moose ...

Day 11: East Glacier National Park, East Glacier Park Village, United States travel blog

Day 11: East Glacier National Park

A travel blog entry by greg-mary-scott

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Greg's Version: It was raining when we left the hotel and was snowing when we arrived at East Glacier. We quickly found a nice place for breakfast; I ate huckleberry pancakes and Mary ate French toast. Our first destination was Two Medicine Lake with the ...

Glacier National Park, East Glacier Park Village, United States travel blog

Glacier National Park

A travel blog entry by james.gerrity

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Had dinner tonight with a nice Amish couple also a girl who was coming home to Washington state after being in New York City, The Amish guy was going elk hunting with his brother in whitefish Montana. I had a very nice salmon dinner with mixed veggies ...

Glacier National Park, Montana, East Glacier Park Village, United States travel blog

Glacier National Park, Montana

A travel blog entry by gill.peterhosie

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... more temperate later in the week it was good to sit out eating our dinner with the fire going. So we will let the photos share a little of Glacier National Park - a beautiful natural environment which must be absolutely spectacular in the winter ...

side of the road - Poia Lake, Glacier NP, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

side of the road - Poia Lake, Glacier NP

A travel blog entry by joe.kilch

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... ... So, I think I leave there around two or so and proceed along the Going-to-the-Sun highway, which cuts east-west across the park and was absolutely gorgeous.  Plenty of slow traffic and temp changes and awesome views.  Nice ride.  I ...

The Road to the Sun; or, one epic day., East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

The Road to the Sun; or, one epic day.

A travel blog entry by stebbsntoneman

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... of western Montana. We made our way in one long burst from Yellowstone across the north-south length of Montana up to Glacier National Park. We secured a spot at the the Avalanche Campground on the western side of the park and settled in for the night. ...

From the Plains to the Mountains, East Glacier Park Village, United States travel blog

From the Plains to the Mountains

A travel blog entry by gill.peterhosie

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... quite rundown and reminded us somewhat of some of the Aboriginal townships we had seen in Central Australia. We camped at nearby East Glacier for one night before our reservation in Glacier National Park. Shopping at the nearby trading store we noted a ...

East Glacier, East Glacier National Park, United States travel blog

East Glacier

A travel blog entry by jackie_mack

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... ;It wasn't playing nice and I ended up giving up.  I will buy some more SD cards instead.     Today, we headed for East Glacier.  We spent a lot of time in and out of the car taking photos and looking at scenery.       ...

Hike to Avalanche Lake, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Hike to Avalanche Lake

A travel blog entry by bethgoeswest

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Today we hiked a short trail to Avalanche Lake. We are still very sore from the hike to Ptarmigan Lake. We ran across a buck drinking from a stream as we hiked. The trail was well traveled and we saw many families hiking in with fishing poles. Again, a ...

Two Medicine Area - Glacier National Park, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Two Medicine Area - Glacier National Park

A travel blog entry by buzzlog

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Today we went to the Two Medicine Area to hike.  We took the South Shore Trail to the end of Two Medicine Lake about 3.2 miles. We took the boat "Sinopah" back across the lake.  Stopped at a little cafe called The Whistle Stop for huckleberry ...

Glacier National Park - failing on a bear hunt, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Glacier National Park - failing on a bear hunt

A travel blog entry by rich-and-fi

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We picked a random place on the map between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park - it turned out to be great luck (or maybe everywhere in Montana is beautiful) because we were able to camp on the edge of a beautiful lake with only one other couple ...

Day 4, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Day 4

A travel blog entry by mnrudolph

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Written by Elcie Miles (on foot) 7! Hours 4 From camp to grinnel glacier We hiked along the river it got are feet very wet There was little waterfalls along the way we got are heds wet in them and the water felt so good We took a little brake but then ...

Day 5, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Day 5

A travel blog entry by mnrudolph

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Written by Gabe Miles 50(car) 2(foot) From site 74 many glaciers camp To "going to the sun road" and back We hung out at camp. Emery and I went exploring and found a little spot by the river and we made a dam. Mom painted a Picture of the view next to ...

Many Glacier, East Glacier Park Village, United States travel blog

Many Glacier

A travel blog entry by hkirkpatrick

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... much consideration, and since our reservation at Mountain Meadows ended today anyway, we moved our camper to the East side. we chose to stay in the park, and it seemed most reasonable to stay at Two Medicine Valley campground. It is a nice campground. ...

Going to the sun road, East Glacier Park Village, États-Unis travel blog

Going to the sun road

A travel blog entry by ferny01

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La route panoramique qui traverse le parc de Glacier d'est en ouest porte le nom de "Going to the sun road" Cette route d'une quarantaine de milles est réservée aux véhicules de moins de 22 pieds ce qui nous empêche de l'emprunter avec ...

Back into the mountains, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Back into the mountains

A travel blog entry by vjlarson

We approached the foothills of the mountains and started to climb. I LOVE western Montana. The views from the train were breathtaking. We were so happy to be going through this area in the day light, looking down on fast moving streams winding through ...

Back to Montana!!, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Back to Montana!!

A travel blog entry by 78ers

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... and friends!  Almost as soon as Silas had proposed- we both knew that we wanted to do it at his mom's house in East Glacier, MT.    So after months of planning (although we really didn't plan much until about two months ahead of time!) we ...

Two Medicine, Two Medicine, United States travel blog

Two Medicine

A travel blog entry by kberger

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We headed to Two Medicine on a VERY windy road.  Checked out their campground (Mom and Dad might use in the future), and went to the store to buy t-shirts.  We did a short hike to Paradise Point.  Mom and I were kind of spooked because it ...

One month down!, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

One month down!

A travel blog entry by mikenda

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... to East Glacier and check it out.  We found some amazing falls along the side of highway 2. Tier after tier of falls. East Glacier is part of Blackfoot country. There are some really cool statues depicting the natives just outside the entry gate. We ...

Poia Lake - Elizabeth Lake - Glacier NP, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Poia Lake - Elizabeth Lake - Glacier NP

A travel blog entry by joe.kilch

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Slept in till eight or so, finished off the dinner leftovers for breakfast, packed up, and began the 10-mile day by moving westward towards Redgap Pass.  No monologues this time, just keeping an eye and an ear and enjoying the silence.  And ...

Two Medicine, One Lake, Two Medicine Lake, United States travel blog

Two Medicine, One Lake

A travel blog entry by kinkajou25

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We then headed on to the Two Medicine Lake, back in Glacier National Park. We walked along the shore and along the dock. On the dock was was an old tour boat named Sinopah, after the Sinopah Mountain nearby. We also checked out the Two Medicine General ...

Hike up to a wind tunnel, Glacier National Park, United States travel blog

Hike up to a wind tunnel

A travel blog entry by techhobo

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... drove up along the Rocky Mountain Front range on the east side of Flathead Lake area all the way up to the eastern side of Glacier NP. Really beautiful land and is near where Lewis & Clark make their stretch south to the mouth of the Missouri (sorry ...

Glacier NP, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Glacier NP

A travel blog entry by schwagma

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East Glacier Park, MT, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

East Glacier Park, MT

A travel blog entry by jeff1fla

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This was one of the best stops on the train route from Chicago to Seattle. We were at the base of the Rockies and Glacier National Park. Just beyond the train station was this nice looking lodge and would great to return to and stay for a ...

Many Glacier, Many Glacier, United States travel blog

Many Glacier

A travel blog entry by kberger

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We set out for Many Glacier for the day.  The hotel there is spectacular!  It has an old Swiss Chalet feel.  Definitely a cool place to take in the breathtaking scenery.  We hopped on a boat tour on Swiftcurrent and Josephine ...

Arrivée à Glacier NP, East Glacier Park Village, États-Unis travel blog

Arrivée à Glacier NP

A travel blog entry by ferny01

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... journée de route un peu monotone sur les routes ensoleillée et chaude du Montana, nous arrivons au camping de Rising Sun de Glacier NP. Petit camping réservé aux motorisés (pas de tente à cause des ours) de moins de 25 pieds ...

Day 2, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Day 2

A travel blog entry by mnrudolph

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... up on the train station for a few minutes before the train had to leave again. Back in the van it was a race to finish at East Glacier Park. But in the end the van crew beat the train and was waiting on the platform for Dad and Emery. On the train it ...

Moving Along the Highway, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Moving Along the Highway

A travel blog entry by karob52

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... with Dan. Most of the park is closed because they close in September but the roads are open and I can still explore. I'll add more photos later of the road trip from Wisconsin to Glacier National Park. I have crossed four state lines and two time ...

Arrive at East Glacier Park, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

Arrive at East Glacier Park

A travel blog entry by sloanfamily

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After 475 miles and over 9 hours of driving, we finally arrived at the east side of Glacier National Park in Montana.  We stayed at the Glacier Park lodge and enjoyed some much needed down ...

A boat ride and a hike, East Glacier Park, United States travel blog

A boat ride and a hike

A travel blog entry by jdbrower

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Our first day at Glacier National park involved a boat ride and a hike so the dogs definitely could not come with us. Fortunately we found a very nice place called Columbia Mountain Kennels. We drove the pups to the place and then headed around the south ...