• Chief Mountain, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/
    The Seasons of Glacier National Park

    Have you been wondering when is the best time to visit Glacier National Park in Montana?  Each ...

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  • The Flathead River as seen from West Glacier, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/, October 2013
    What to do in West Glacier: Your Guide to West Glacier, Montana

    For those of us that live near here, West Glacier, Montana, is sometimes passed over as a small ...

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  • North Fork of the Flathead River looking into Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/
    A Fall Drive up the “North Fork” to Polebridge, Montana

    I have said before how beautiful Montana is in the fall.  One of my favorite drives in the ...

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  • Bowman Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, www.montanavacationblog.com
    Things to do in Montana

    Not sure if Montana is worth a visit?  Wondering what there is to do in Montana? Born and ...

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  • Alex Neill standing on the Pitamakan Overlook along the Dawson -Pitamakan Loop, Glacier National Park, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog 2015
    A Day Hike on the 18-Mile Dawson-Pitamakan Pass in Glacier National Park

    I have been wanting to do the Dawson-Pitamakan Pass Loop for a few years now. I had it planned ...

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Hiking to Rockwell Falls, Two Medicine, Glacier Park, Montana

Rockwell Falls, Two Medicine, Glacier Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Rockwell Falls is a very pleasant, easy hike in the Two Medicine area of Glacier National Park in Montana.  The hike is 7 miles round trip, and has an elevation gain of 375 feet. The hike starts by the boat dock on Two Medicine Lake, at the South Shore Trailhead.  The trail begins by taking... ...

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Alpine Horn at Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana

Paul Watson playing the Alpenhorn (alpine horn) at Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

We were lucky to catch Paul Watson playing his alpine horn on the beach at Apgar at Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park.  Taken by surprise, we went down to the beach to enjoy the alpenglow and he happened to be on the beach playing this beautiful instrument. Have you heard an alpine horn ...

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Two Medicine Lake Boat Tour on the Sinopah at Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana

Two Medicine Boat Tour, Sinopah boat, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

Glacier National Park offers boat tours at several locations with the Glacier Park Boat Company.  The boat tour at Two Medicine takes you across Two Medicine Lake on the Sinopah boat, with stunning views of Sinopah Mountain and the incredible Two Medicine Valley. I love the boat tours in ...

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Hiking to Upper Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana

Upper Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

The hike to Upper Two Medicine Lake in Glacier National Park in Montana is an easy, beautiful hike to take. If you want to see a mountain lake in the Two Medicine Valley, this is your hike.  This hike is located in the Two Medicine Valley, and is 5 miles one way, if you don’t... Read More

Glacier National Park Webcams

Lake McDonald as seen from the Glacier National Park webcam, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

The webcams in Glacier National Park are a wonderful way to see and enjoy the park when you can’t actually be there in person.  I have been lucky enough to capture many beautiful photos from their website, such as the one featured here of Lake McDonald.  They have several webcams located ...

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Hiking to Appistoki Falls at Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana

Field of wildflowers at the Scenic Point parking lot to Appistoki Falls, Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Appistoki Falls is a pretty waterfall located in the Two Medicine area of Glacier National Park.  This is an easy hike, taking you 0.6 miles one way through the woods to the falls, with an elevation gain of 175 feet.  If you are in the Two Medicine area, you should definitely do this hike ...

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Camping at the Two Medicine Campground, Glacier National Park, Montana

Pray Lake, Two Medicine, Two Medicine Campground, Glacier National Park, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Two Medicine is a spot in Glacier National Park that I think can get overlooked. I think that because I have overlooked it for most of my life.  I thought of it as a place with a pretty lake you go to take pictures.  Turns out, it is so much more. The Two Medicine Campground... Read More

Postcards {photos} of Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana

Lake McDonald from Apgar, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park is probably the most well known place to visit in this beautiful national park.  That stunning view from the shores of Apgar are enough to make anyone want to visit Montana.  And this view is accessible at anytime of the year, even in the dead of winter ...

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Hiking Rocky Point Trail, Glacier National Park, Montana

Alex Neill at Rocky Point along the Rocky Point Nature Trail, Glacier National Park, Lake McDonald, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

The hike to Rocky Point on the west shore of Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park in Montana is an easy, pretty hike that gives you access to isolated beaches and rewards you with views of the lake, the town of Apgar and the surrounding mountains. To reach the trail head: Drive along Camas ...

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Hiking Johns Lake Loop, Glacier National Park, Montana

Johns Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Johns Lake Loop is a fun, easy hike that is great to do with kids in Glacier National Park in Montana.  This 1.8 mile loop takes you past the stunning Johns Lake, Sacred Dancing Cascade Falls, along McDonald Creek, and past McDonald Falls while taking you through a spacious forest. You will ...

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