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Going to the Sun Road, East Entrance Going to the Sun Rd, Glacier National Park, MT
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All reviews easy hike extra distance mist coming burnt trees beautiful waterfall shuttle stop trail head early summer parking lot sun point picture opportunities great hike st mary great pictures limited parking mary's lake parking spot
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have taken the Virginia falls hike a number of times and its always nice, and different depending on time of year. Lots of waterfalls and great opportunity for pix.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

We spent a week enjoying the scenery and the resorts Lodge. The food was fabulous and we were the last guests to eat there and stay at the resort as it was closing for the winter.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bob M
Reviewed December 8, 2018

So glad we went on this hike to not only see Virginia Falls but St. Mary Falls also. Fairly easy hike, but beautiful areas and falls.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank virginias729
Reviewed December 6, 2018

We came here in August during the Howe Ridge wildfires this year. This is rated as a moderate trail with great views! You start the trail with St Mary's Falls, which is a sight in itself, and then gifted with several other waterfalls once you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank whoisanu
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Moderate hike, lovely waterfalls. Approx 4 miles total. Bring water. After you see the first waterfall, St. Mary's...keep going, you will pass several more...keep going, the trail ends at Virginia Falls.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank LakeCountryMom
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

There are several waterfalls in close proximity all worth seeing. There is roadside parking available but, from our experience, the parking lots may be filled up by mid to late morning. If you want to hike this trail we suggest you arrive rather early in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank BCW_1016
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Virginia Falls is on the St. Mary's Falls trail but it is NOT the next falls after St. Mary's. There are several beautiful falls between St. Mary's and Virginia Falls and it is easy to think you are there and wonder why there is no...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank janrA2759SE
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Hiking to Virginia Falls past St Mary's Falls was a bit challenging for us 'oldies'. We stopped to rest quite a bit but finally made it and were glad we did! The falls are gorgeous!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Shieldsnan
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We came from the many glacier hotel. (about a 45 min ride) so we were off to a late start. arrived around 10 am at the sun point parking lot. this was a good spot as there was ample parking and a shuttle bus stop....More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank mountiamsandcanyons
Reviewed September 12, 2018

My husband, a friend and I hiked the Virginia Falls trail. We knew the parking was limited so we arrived at the trail head at 7:15 am. There were only 2 vehicles in the small parking lot. The round trip (in and back out) to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sightseer585194
September 18, 2018|
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Response from Sandra L | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a cabin at the West Glacier KOA. Very close to the park and lots of great ammenities like pools and a playground.
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Ellyk2012
July 18, 2018|
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Depends on which you'd rather see, two sets+ of breath-taking waterfalls with a very scenic view or the hidden lake overview is just a unique awe-inspiring view of multiple peaks surrounding a beautiful lake. I loved both... More
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Yes, but it is level for the most part and at the end when you do go up a bit it is not a steep continuous climb, there are a few waterfalls along the way to stop and see + lots of shade. I truly loved this hike and to... More
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