Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, Glacier National Park

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combines Glacier National Park in the United States with Waterton Lakes National Park in Canada, forming one giant landscape of high mountains, glaciers, thick forests, and expansive prairies. Drive scenic roads as you search for wildlife, such as moose, bison, bighorn sheep, and bears throughout the 4,556 sq km (1,720 sq mi) park. You can take part in hiking, biking, and fishing in summer and snowshoeing, skiing, and snowmobiling in winter. The landscape is similar in both national parks, but Waterton Lakes remains the less busy of the two. Customs officials are stationed at the Chief Mountain border crossing, so make sure you have the proper documents if you plan to visit both parks. Before you head to Glacier National Park, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Glacier National Park vacation generator, to make sure you see all that Glacier National Park has to offer, including Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park.
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  • The Park (glacier and Waterton) on quite a short distance, offer an amazingly beautiful landscape with mountains, lakes, glaciers, wildlife. In particular, the glacier NP is very full. Still a must
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  • The WGI Peace park is super nice, but not a must see. If you are into getting your passport stamped make sure you request at border crossing. 
  • The lake is gorgeous. The mountain scenery is outstanding. The village is wonderfully charming. We took the boat tour and that was outstanding. I loved this place. The Prince of Wales hotel is a must ...  more »