Glacier Highland Resort
Travel Blogs from West Glacier
... because it is very narrow with steep drop offs in places. (Definitely not for you mother!) The drive itself is only 50 miles in length but can take most of the day because there are so many places to stop to admire the scenery. We stopped a few times and it was still an interesting drive but close to the top we really could only see a few metres ahead and the mountain peaks were lost in the misty rain. On the way down the weather cleared a little and and we were able to get ...
... narrative of the
physical characteristics of the valley and lake as well as historical
information. The tour included docking
at the far western end allowing us to debark and hike a short distance to
Barring Falls. Obviously, we had already
been there so I elected to stay on the boat and sleep while Rick and David went
to see it again. Samuel talked about the
geology of the valley and also pointed out the ...
... the last free table..yeah!. The wait started about 5 min after us so we timed it well. The breakfast food was pretty great but they are most famous for their sweet country style pies especially their huckleberry pie so Chris decided he would buy one on the way home after our day in the Many Glacier area.
On the way to Many Glacier, another renowned wildlife area of the park, we saw a Moose in the river (very briefly so couldn’t get a picture) and a blonde grizzly bear ...
... worn pathways and take a road less traveled to use another's phrase. That's what this trip was about, stepping out alone on a bicycle and experiencing the textures of the journey. I learned what it was like to be left alone with my thoughts for hours as I cycled along a lonely mountain pass, no texts, no emails, no phone reception at all. I was able to hear the grasshoppers and locusts "clack" as ...
... 18px; text-align: left; ">Many Glacier Hotel: http://www.glacierparkinc.com/many_glac ier_hotel.php
Many Glacier Area: http://www.nps.gov/glac/planyourvisit/m anyglacier.htm
Western Hiking Trails: http://discoverthewest.blogspot.com