Apgar Village Lodge
Travel Blogs from West Glacier
... The spaces are large and open and each has it's own soft green lawn.
It's a beautiful warm and sunny day today. So polar opposite of yesterday.
We decided to head back into West Glacier to see what a difference the sunshine makes. We took a different trail headed up the west side of McDonald Lake toward a little hole in the wall spot called Polebridge that's about 20 miles from the Canadian border, and then Apgar Village, ...
... up with fishing rods who
were going to the lake to catch cut-throat trout.
During our hike we saw a
number of mountain animals including goats, mother with kid, marmots, and
ground squirrels. Weather was good but
windy at the top and the air was very thin for us flat landers.
We then rode the bus back
down to the visitor center with plan to take scenic boat tour on St Mary lake. ...
... to the Rising Sun boat ramp and I rode my bike up 1 mile to the Wild Goose Island Lookout to get a sunset shot from probably the most famous photo lookout in the park.
The sunset shot didn’t really work out as planned but I still got some nice photos from there and Zach enjoyed riding his bike around the deserted carpark with Chris while they waited and he even did his first mountain bike ride down some trails. I’m told Zach did some good moves and had a natural ...
... in a fiery display of yellow and orange that backlit Grinnell Point and Mount Gould beautifully. I'd reccommend checking out the sunset here as well.
After the sunset I decided it was time for bed.
Glacier National Park info: http://www.nps.gov/glac/index.htm
Lake McDonald Area Hiking Map: http://www.nps.gov/glac/planyourvisit/u pload/hiking_mcdonald-2.swf
Cedar Tree: ...
... a really long time to spend in an airport. So since they have wi-fi at the airport I got online and found Delta's complaint department online and sent them an email about what happened. I figured it was better to get the ball rolling earlier rather than waiting until returning from vacation......supossing I ever got to Montana!
As we were waiting around one of the other passengers headed for Montana found out his baggage was sent to ...