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crazy itinerary?

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crazy itinerary?

staying at lake mcdonald lodge (fri) aug 31st. i have a boat-ranger led hike the following morning at st mary's lake. i believe it starts at 9. how early should i leave the mcdonald lodge that morning? similar situation the following day. staying at st mary's lodge sat night and need to be at many glacier lodge for another boat-ranger hike that day (sun). i think it starts at 10. at what time do i need to leave st mary's on that morning to make the many trip? thanks to anyone who is familiar with that and their helpful response!

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1. Re: crazy itinerary?

Unless, you are planning on doing sightseeing along the way, this shouldn't be a problem....

I'd leave Lake McD by 7:30AM to get to Rising Sun for boat ride at 9AM (due to construction on West side of GTTS)....

It is only 30 minutes from St. Mary to Many Glacier, allow 45 minutes to be safe....

Heck, I need to break camp out of Many Glacier Campground on the morning of 9/4 and be at Lake McDonald at 7:15AM, just need to get up at 4:45AM....love early mornings!!!

Edited: 2:09 pm, August 20, 2012
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2. Re: crazy itinerary?

Also, you may want to get advance boat reservations, especially in Many Glacier. I have not taken the ranger led hike but it seems some on here have posted that boat fills up.

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thanks! my stress has already been reduced!

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