• 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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The perfect picnic spot: Paradise Point, Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana

Neill family at Paradise Point, Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Paradise Point is a pretty point on the shores of Two Medicine Lake in Glacier National Park, Montana.  This beautiful beach area is a great spot to have a picnic. To get here:  Leave from the South Shore Trailhead near the boat dock on Two Medicine Lake.  The hike will take you uphill, and ...

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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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Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting, Trip to the Chinese Wall in the Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana

Chinese Wall, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

A few weeks ago, I spent six days in the Bob Marshall Wilderness with Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting. Sun Canyon Lodge is located just west of Augusta, MT, on the eastern edge of the Bob Marshall Wilderness near the Gibson Reservoir. Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting is owned and operated by ...

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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

Hiking to Twin Falls, Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana

Twin Falls, Glacier National Park, Two Medicine, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

The hike to Twin Falls in Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana, begins at the South Shore Trailhead just past the boat dock at Two Medicine Lake. Twin Falls are a beautiful set of two waterfalls found in Glacier’s forest, a beautiful place that is so easy to reach. The entire hike ...

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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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Hiking to Holland Falls and Holland Lake, Swan Valley, Montana

Holland Lake, Swan Valley, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Holland Lake and Holland Falls are located in the Swan Valley in northwest Montana.  Located just 24 miles north of Seeley, Montana, off of Highway 83, this is the perfect place to stop and enjoy a getaway when traveling to and from the Flathead Valley and Glacier National Park. Holland Lake ...

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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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Our Lady of the Rockies, The Statue On the Mountains Overlooking Butte, Montana

Our Lady of the Rockies, Statue overlooking Butte, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

“Our Lady of the Rockies”, a 90 ft. statue, sitting atop the Continental Divide overlooking Butte, Montana, is the result of a dream and six years of work.  Countless volunteers completed a seemingly impossible task, on Dec. 20, 1985.  The base is 3,500 ft. above the city and 8,510 ft. above ...

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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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