• 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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When does the Going-to-the-Sun Highway open and close in 2014?

Sunset on the Going-to-the-Sun Highway, Glacier National Park, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

Parts of the Going-to-the-Sun Highway in Glacier National Park in Montana are open year-round to vehicles, but in my opinion the best time to visit is when you can drive the entire length (50 miles) over Logan Pass and experience all that Glacier Park has to offer. Unfortunately, due to the ...

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Enjoy Yoga with a View of Glacier National Park with Glacier Raft Company

Glacier Raft Company Park Pavilion

Glacier Raft Company is offering YOGA this summer in their Glacier Park View Pavilion. Enjoy yoga with views of Glacier National Park every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm.  Classes begin June 17, 2014, and end September 11, 2014. All levels are welcome and mats are ...

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Lake Five Resort, Near Glacier National Park in Northwest Montana

Lake Five as seen from Lake Five Resort, northwest Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

Lake Five is tucked away just off of US Highway 2 as you approach Glacier National Park driving east from Coram and Hungry Horse in Montana.  You will see the sign on your left for “Lake Five Resort” showing you where to turn, but you may not know that this is a pretty little ...

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Glacier Guides and Montana Raft Company, West Glacier, Montana

Glacier Guides and Montana Raft Company, Rafting in West Glacier, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

Glacier Guides and Montana Raft Company is a raft and guide company open May through September, located near West Glacier, Montana.   Glacier Guides was founded in 1983 to provide ecologically sensitive backcountry guiding and interpretation in Glacier National Park.  It was started by three ...

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Glacier Outdoor Center: Lodging in the Heart of West Glacier, Montana

Glacier Outdor Center cabin, West Glacier, Montana

For comfortable lodging accommodations in the heart of West Glacier, Glacier Outdoor Center offers modern rental cabins with beautiful mountain views and easy access to Glacier National Park.  One of our guests described our rental cabins as “The best base camp at Glacier.” We think ...

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Things To Do in Glacier National Park in Montana in April and May

Lake McDonald Lodge, Glacier National Park, Montana

I often assume that people know that Montana gets a lot of snow in the winter, and that it takes many months for it to melt in Glacier National Park.  I have overheard several people talking in Glacier National Park in April and May, saying that they didn’t know that the Going-to-the-Sun ...

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“Best of Montana” from National Geographic

Best of Montana from National Geographic

National Geographic has come out with a “Best of Montana” guide, complete with stunning photos and insider information to help you plan your trip to Montana, no matter the season. They have guides ranging from “Where the Locals Go,” to “Best of Montana ...

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My Review of the Deuter Kid Comfort 3: The Kid Carrier Backpack You Need!

Hidden Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana

If you are bringing a small child on your trip to Montana, (or anywhere you plan on doing a lot of walking/hiking), I highly recommend buying the Deuter Kid Comfort III Kid Carrier backpack. Living in Montana, we have not found much of a need for a stroller.  At least, not since my first ...

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Your Quick Guide to Enjoying a Day in Glacier National Park

Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana

Are you looking for what to do during your visit to Glacier National Park in Montana?  Looking to get the most out of one day?  Here is a quick day guide for what to do while driving between the west entrance to east entrance of Glacier National Park. I usually drive by starting on the... Read More

Whitefish, Montana

Downtown Whitefish, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Whitefish, Montana.  A small town that was unknown when I was growing up in the area.  A town that has now exploded in popularity: thanks to shows like the Bachelor, and publications like National Geographic, Whitefish is now on the map. This tiny ski town has so much to offer its residents and ...

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