Glacier National Park photo

Glacier National Park

Location
Montana
Formed
11 May, 1910
Area
1,013,125.99 acres
(4,100.0 km2)
Visitors in 2017
3,305,512

Glacier National Park is a 1,583-sq.-mi. wilderness area in Montana's Rocky Mountains, with glacier-carved peaks and valleys running to the Canadian border. It's crossed by the mountainous Going-to-the-Sun Road. Among more than 700 miles of hiking trails, it has a route to photogenic Hidden Lake. Other activities include backpacking, cycling and camping. Diverse wildlife ranges from mountain goats to grizzly bears.

Learn more on Wikipedia.

Visitor Centers

Saint Mary Visitor Center
Logan Pass Visitor Center
Apgar Visitor Center

Top Attractions

Grinnell Glacier
Iceberg Lake Trailhead
Highline Trail

Airports Nearby

Glacier Park International Airport (FCA)
26.0 mi / 36 mins
Kalispell City Airport
35.7 mi / 50 mins
Spokane International Airport (GEG)
280 mi / 4 hours 44 mins

Towns Nearby

West Glacier
2.2 mi / 5 mins
Hungry Horse
12.0 mi / 15 mins
Columbia Falls
19.1 mi / 27 mins
Whitefish
27.8 mi / 39 mins
Kalispell
35.3 mi / 48 mins
Bigfork
40.8 mi / 51 mins
East Glacier Park Village
57.6 mi / 1 hour 2 mins
Browning
69.8 mi / 1 hour 14 mins
Polson
73.5 mi / 1 hour 31 mins

Weather Averages

(In Farenheit. Source: NOAA)

* Distances and travel times are calculated to Apgar Visitor Center.