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GLACIER NATIONAL PARK, MONTANA

Glacier's Grandeur: Inside Glacier National Park

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Jean Hurston Aug 17, 2014 at 04:46 PM

Would like some examples of warm, waterproof clothing. Am trying to get clothing together for trip Sept 14.
Beth Brown Aug 21, 2014 at 05:05 PM

Jean, I tried to post a reply to you yesterday, but I don't see it here now. Did you see it? Are you still looking for examples?
Jean Hurston Aug 21, 2014 at 06:50 PM

No it's not here. Please try again. Thanks!
Beth Brown Aug 22, 2014 at 02:36 PM

OK. Here's my take on clothes. I have rain pants and jacket, which are good for wind protection too. Hiking pants ove long johns if needed. Wool socks, gloves, and hat &/or scarves. That's pretty much what I took when I went to Alaska a couple of years ago. Hope this helps. :)
Jean Hurston Aug 22, 2014 at 04:31 PM

yes, it does and thank you, Beth!
Lily Chin Aug 23, 2014 at 02:44 PM



Linda Diamond Aug 15, 2014 at 03:32 PM

I'm arriving at Kalispiel airport on August 31 and would love to share a ride to Lake McDonald. My flight gets in early afternoon.
Lily Chin Aug 23, 2014 at 02:41 PM

Linda, I tried posting a comment a few days ago and retrying today. Best bet may be to call Glacier Charter next Wednesday. This is why they gold my yesterday. Depending on how many people need a ride to the hotel, they might use a van.... more people the cost per person will be less. Be sure that you note that you are with the Road Scholar group. Hope this helps.


George Dillon Aug 12, 2014 at 10:38 AM

My wife and I will be attending the Aug 17-Aug 22 trip to Glacier and wondering if anyone has checked the prices of the shuttle vs taxi?


Janice Feinstein Jul 21, 2014 at 07:12 PM

Hello all. Just joined this group. My husband and I and another couple are doing this trip on August 17-August 22. Our group includes one serious birder/hiker and three casual stoller/gawkers. We will arrive at Lake McDonald one night early. It was impossible to get the pre-night rooms several months ago but I kept trying and the rooms we needed eventually opened up there, so I cancelled our reservation at a hotel in Kalispell.
Janice Feinstein Jul 21, 2014 at 07:13 PM



Martha Sienkiewicz Jul 21, 2014 at 06:07 PM

My car is now officially full so I cannot take any more to Glacier on Aug. 3 martha sienkiewicz
David Gentry Jul 30, 2014 at 06:29 PM

See you there- Martha Watson and David Gentry


Nancy McCartney Jul 11, 2014 at 01:54 PM

Hi. I will be coming into Kalispell the 19th and would like to share a ride to Motel Lake McDonald on the 20th in time for the start of the program! I'm at the Travel Lodge. At the end of the program, I'll be going back to Kalispell, and stay at the Red Lion after checkout time from Glacier. Would that makeit possible to share transportation with anyone one/both ways? Looking forward to seeing you but not the Polar Vortex! Nancy McCartney
715-258-3549, Wild Rose, Wisconsin.


Marilyn Scherer Jul 09, 2014 at 12:48 PM

I hear that it snowed at Lake McDonald last week! Nuf said.....

My e-mail is mscherer1@comcast .net


Martha Sienkiewicz Jul 07, 2014 at 07:02 AM

Hi Marilyn,

I'd gladly pick you up at the airport and return you on Friday. I'll be staying in Kalispell the night before. Here's my cell:

413 563 2291


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