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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A Warm Winter Drive to Hungry Horse Dam and Lake McDonald in Montana

If you are lucky enough to visit Montana during the winter, I hope that you get a sunny day.  Depending on what part of Montana you visit, Montana can be cloudy in the winter.  Summer, on the other hand, is guaranteed to be sunny throughout the state from July to September. Northwest Montana ...

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Day hike to Avalanche Lake (and Trail of the Cedars) in Glacier National Park

Avalanche Lake is a “moderate” hike and is a great spot with easy access, therefore, it is my number one recommended hike in Glacier National Park.  (For those of you looking for more difficult hikes, please check my other blog posts!) The Avalanche Lake hike is by far the most ...

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Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park, Montana

Lake McDonald is a sight for sore eyes, and is a place that will be hard for you to miss on your trip to Glacier National Park. As you enter Glacier National Park from the West Glacier entrance, you follow the road in, and you will come to a stop sign.  You can either take... Read More