The Great Bear Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Non-smoking hotel
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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Travel Blogs from West Glacier
... patio is just breath taking. Maybe someday Paul and I will be able to stay there. (I think the list of fun hotels that I want to stay at is growing very large!) Paul's dad remembers visiting this Lodge over 50 years ago when he was in this area. He still fondly remembers a picture that he took here.
Podcast- One special thing that this National Park did for this road is that they made podcasts ...
... international peace park rest in the bottoms of cirques, steep-sided valleys once holding glaciers. Cirques look like giant ice cream scoops formed them. Unlike rivers. glaciers erode wide-bottomed, steep-sided, U-shaped valleys. Deep glacial lakes fill the bottoms of some larger glacial valleys. Where a small mountain glacier once joined a larger valley glacier, hanging valleys remain today." While looking at today's pictures, you ...
... evergreens everywhere and every once in a while you'd see a lake/river.
We also spent some time in the little town of West Glacier doing a little touristy sightseeing/shopping. The town is really cute and we watched some of the folks who were rafting trying to maneuver the rapids.
Went back to the campground early and just relaxed outside and enjoying the scenary around us. It was just so relaxing.
... skies. See the photo of Bowman Lake. You can imagine what it looks like under the right light.
We then drove farther north to Kintla Lake and encountered the same conditions but I took one photo I somewhat liked of the lake with the rocks in the foreground and the mountains behind.
The last photo is of a very small flower, about the size of a dime.
... about 3 cars away from us there were two Bison stood in the middle of the road having a meeting! Once the Bison decided to let everyone pass we moved on a little way before once again we were prevented going further by the cars suddenly coming to a halt in front of us…low and behold there was Sevi's bear…on the side of the road, in the grass, munching away and oblivious to our interest and snapping cameras. The best way to see one in my ...