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Glacier Guides and Montana Raft

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West Glacier, MT, USA
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About Glacier Guides and Montana Raft
Raft. Hike. Fish. Bike. Stay. Glacier Guides and Montana Raft is an eco-conscious company based in West Glacier, Montana, offering whitewater rafting, scenic floating, hiking, biking, backpacking, fishing, equipment sales and rentals, and lodging, in and around Glacier National Park. We also operate the quiet, cozy Glacier Guides Lodge at the west entrance to Glacier National Park, and have a charming Guest House available for family escapes. We provide exceptional, interpretive adventures in the Glacier National Park area, while always protecting Glacier’s unique ecosystem. Our focus on safety and preservation is unequaled, and underlined by the fact that Glacier Guides was chosen as the exclusive backpacking guide service in Glacier National Park, by the National Park Service, from 1983 to present. #RaftHikeFishBikeStay #YouWontKnowIfYouDontGo #glacierguidesMTraft
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Full Day Glacier National Park Whitewater Rafting Adventure
Explore Glacier National Park's Wild and Scenic border river, the Middle Fork Flathead, with our highly trained, friendly, interpretive river guides. First, float a relaxing stretch of river. Next, your guide selects a secluded spot for a delicious, buffet style lunch. Our kitchen sources locally and organically whenever possible, and you’ll taste the difference!

After lunch, explore 9 named rapids - typically rated class II and III. This is a fun and splashy adventure through pristine, glacially fed waters! Finally, float beneath Glacier’s historic Old Belton Bridge. Your adventure ends in West Glacier with a 5 minute bus ride back to our campus.

Trips depart rain or shine. Trips meet at 9:15am, 9:45am departure. No experience necessary. No maximum weight - must be able to buckle a 58" chest life jacket. Minimum age 5, minimum weight of 50 pounds. Minimums may be higher if river levels are higher, as they often are in the spring.
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5 to 6 hours
from $110.00
Half Day Glacier National Park Whitewater Rafting Trip
Experience the thrill of white-water rafting combined with the majestic scenery of Glacier National Park on a rafting trip along the Flathead River. Rafting offers a unique vantage point for taking in the scenery and is an ideal platform for spotting wildlife within the remote park. Plus, the team sport gets your group working together and engaging, making it ideal for families, friends, and co-workers.
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2 to 4 hours
from $67.00
Half Day Glacier National Park Scenic Float
This Glacier National Park rafting trip will take you down the scenic section of the Middle Fork of the Flathead River, from West Glacier to Blankenship Bridge. This river forms Glacier’s southwestern border. If you would like to explore this gorgeous Wild and Scenic designated river, but are not interested in a whitewater adventure, then this mellow Glacier National Park Scenic Float Trip is for you!

Learn more about Glacier Park, historical and cultural considerations, flora and fauna, environmental concerns, river ecology, and much, much more. Soak in gorgeous views of Glacier National Park from its stunning Wild and Scenic border river, the Middle Fork Flathead.

Trips depart rain or shine. Trip meets at 3:15pm, 3:45pm departure. No experience necessary. No maximum weight - must be able to buckle a 58" chest life jacket. Minimum age 3. Minimums may be higher if river levels are higher, as they often are in the spring.
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1 to 3 hours
from $68.00
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Reviewed yesterday

Best part of our trip to Glacier. Beautiful scenery, fun guides, good food. More than we expected. Definitely recommend.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank luvmountain
Reviewed yesterday

Besides being a fun whitewater rafting experience, we also learned a lot and enjoyed the conversation and humor of our guide. He was very knowledgeable and we felt very safe! We paid extra for the private boat and extra sport experience. I would recommend NOT...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank NolanPanthers
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great experience!! Great knowledgeable guide!!! Great Company to work with!!! We had a GREAT time!!!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Angela W
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very professional company that provides a great experience. Our family of five plus one took a trip this past August with them and had a great time. Our guide was excellent and the river provided many scenic views.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 50,125
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was the first time whitewater rafting for me and my two friends, but the guides were great and the whole process was smooth (as far as booking, checking in, getting ready, and to the river & back). We had so much fun! It was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Kelsey D
August 25, 2019|
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Response from glacierguidesMT | Property representative |
Especially great for solo hikers and bikers! There is safety in numbers - and fun friends to be made, too.
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Raiza_Diaz
March 19, 2019|
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Response from courtneystone406 | Property representative |
The biking is downhill on the return, of course, but it is road biking, and we use a stable hybrid road-mountain bike that we've ordered specifically for the Going to the Sun Road! Please call the Glacier Guides and Montana... More
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rysoftballstar
August 4, 2018|
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Response from glacierguidesMT | Property representative |
We are generally open around 7:30am in the summer - see you soon!
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