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Going-to-the-Sun Road

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Half is better than nothing

We were here in the beginning of Sep 2018 and the road was only open from St Mary to Logan Pass due... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Wow just wow

I was lucky to be at Glacier after the West end was reopened after wildfires. However, shuttle... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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A spectacular and scenic 52-mile highway through Glacier National Park, which crosses the Continental Divide at Logan Pass in Montana.
Glacier National Park, MT 59936
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Reviewed yesterday

We were here in the beginning of Sep 2018 and the road was only open from St Mary to Logan Pass due to the fire that started in West Glacier on 11 Aug 2018 that closed that part of the road. Our orig plans would...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was lucky to be at Glacier after the West end was reopened after wildfires. However, shuttle stops along the way were not allowed at the time of my visit. You can’t always do the red bus tour for a fee and book well in...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thixs road is so amazing! On the west side you have forest, on the east is beautifu St. Mary's Lake and the middle is an engineering marvel with jaw dropping views. The road is periodically closed due to snow (even in the summer) or forest...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family visited Glacial National Park at the beginning of August 2018. Among the many sight-seeing spots in the park, this is an exciting long winding drive path where you can enjoy the beauty formed from green woods, glacials and glacial ice/snow-melting-formed waterfalls as well...More

Thank Dequan C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arrived at Apgar Visitor Center to learn Going to the Sun Rd. had just reopened in its entirety this morning. Predictably gorgeous drive to Logan Pass, chilly mid-afternoon short hike to Hidden Lake overlook offered great views of glacial geology, but highlight was seeing Grizzly...More

2  Thank Don L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Travel slowly along Going-to-the Sun Road! Be prepared to spend a lot of time stopping and taking pictures. Spectacular views and amazing sights to see!

1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 6 days ago

we only got to drive about 20 miles of it but what we saw was incredible. this is a not miss at glacier. views and wildfire abundant.

1  Thank WTH9
Reviewed 6 days ago

Gorgeous drive up to LOGAN Pass. Steep drops on roadside. A bit narrow at spots. Fabulous scenery and turnouts. Parking lot at Logan Pass is BUSY in season. Avoid crows if you can! We just missed the sad McDonald Lake Fire. Went there 2 days...More

Thank DeeNep
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pictures can’t do justice for the magnificent views you see while on the GTTSR. If you are uneasy if driving yourself, you have options! The free shuttle through the Park Service is a hop on/hop off service and you can do the entire road without...More

2  Thank RoadtripMN78
Reviewed 6 days ago

Due to a wildfire on the west side of the park, the road was closed to private autos from Logan Pass to the foot of Lake McDonald. The east side of the park was open from St. Mary's to Logan Pass and we enjoyed the...More

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September 3, 2018|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
I would reschedule as their are some impressive sights in the areas that are closed such as Lake McDonald Lodge and the Avalanche trail. Also, I love the weeping wall, which you would miss. Additionally, some places in Apgar... More
August 9, 2018|
Response from brenda243 |
Check the website. they will give info or a phone to call. Very nice people!
August 9, 2018|
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Response from isthatyourdog | Reviewed this property |
There is a free shuttle service that goes across the park and picks up and drops off at multiple points along the road. You can get it at St Mary’s or the west end as well.