20884
Kalispell
Glacier National Park Intergenerational Adventure: Raft, Ride and Slide
Alongside your grandchild, raft the Flathead River, learn about local wildlife, enjoy a gondola ride up Big Mountain and race down on an alpine slide on this National Park adventure.
Rating (5)
Program No. 20884RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
1,499
Getting There
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At a Glance

Create exciting memories with your grandchild as you discover the majestic peaks, sparkling rivers and green gullies of Glacier National Park and the Flathead Valley. Learn about magnificent wildlife, plants, geology and the area’s early inhabitants on instructor-led walks and visits to favorite spots in the park. Visit the Summit Nature Center on Big Mountain, raft along Glacier's southern border, hike trails full of flora and fauna and look out over valleys, lakes and rivers from mountainsides in this beautiful, rugged landscape.
Activity Level
Active
Hiking 1-2 miles daily on varied terrain, including mountain trails. Ability to board/deboard a raft, coach and vans. Elevations of 3,000-7,000 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Take a spectacular drive on the Going-to-the-Sun Road aboard a Red Bus and learn about the wildlife of Glacier National Park in its natural habitat.
  • Develop your teamwork skills on a raft journey down the Middle Fork of the Flathead River on Glacier's southern border.
  • Soar to new heights aboard the gondola to the summit and feel the wind in your hair as you slide down the Alpine Slide.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 8-12. For a comparable family adventure for all generations, check out program #22729!
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