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Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park

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Scenic Drive
If you want to cross Glacier National Park (not to mention the Continental Divide at Logan Pass), hop in your car for a ride along the 83 km (52 mi) Going-to-the-Sun Road. Along the way, you'll be rewarded with spectacular views of valleys, glacial lakes, waterfalls, tundra, and wildlife. The Jackson Glacier overlook features some of the best views of all. Campgrounds, picnic areas, and lodging are all available along the route--but gas isn't, so fill your tank before heading out. Be aware that some parts of the road may not be accessible, depending on the weather conditions. Make Going-to-the-Sun Road a part of your Glacier National Park vacation plans using our Glacier National Park travel itinerary maker.
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  • I have drive this highway several times. The views are stunning and remind me again, how happy I am to live in Montana. Love it every time.  more »
  • The title says it all. It is completely worth traveling the entire road and stopping at the many look out points. Pack a lunch, and start your day early if you plan on hitting the trails as you make y...  more »
  • First, be aware you cannot drive a big RV or a trailer on this road. The restrictions make sense, since space is limited, the road never very wide, and turn outs are rare. It was built in the 30s. Tha...  more »