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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Hot tub
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Modem / Data Port
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... this glacial valley, the legend of Rising Wolf and Sinopah was commemorated. In the photo tagged "High above Two Medicine Lake" you can see the mountain named Rising Wolf on the right side of the photo. The two ridges of the mountain reflects the life before and after Hugh Monroe was accepted into the tribe. The mountain to the left of the photo(not in the immediate foreground) is Sinopah. And in the middle of the two, sits Long Walker, always vigilant.
... Had a great lunch at the St Mary's east gate lodge before entering the park.
The "Road to the Sun" cuts through the entire park and has a short season. Rarely open before July due to snow cover. I was here 4 years ago about ...
... a nervous breakdown!
We went to a local bar that night and met some great Mountain Men who had been out Elk hunting that day. These guys are amazing, they told us all about their preparations for winter which sounds like hard work. They laughed a lot at us 2 English folk, shocked at their stories of bear sightings and how many guns they owned. The company was great and we laughed all night.
Arriving at West Glacier ...
... ok, but no clouds to make the sunrise pop. I started out in Apgar village at the boat dock, then moved east up the "Going to the Sun Road" to the spots we’d scoped out the night before. The lake is within a fairly deep valley, so the sun didn’t actually show until much later than the official sunrise, although the best light was gone well before then.
Since I’d already driven pretty far along the road, ...
... best way to find out what to do and see. Also this is were to enquire about ranger led activities.
We did a couple of fairly short trails to view the beautiful scenery. One trail was around a canyon called Red Canyon. This was very pretty. After our hikes, we had a picnic lunch.
The setting for the Prince of Whales hotel is just beautiful. We went in and looked around before driving back to the St. Mary area.
As we had planned to move to ...