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Trailside Glacier: Hiking in Glacier National Park

Experience Glacier National Park on expert-led hikes, traverse the historic Going-to-the-Sun Road, and explore the stunning Many Glacier Valley!
Program No. 4863RJ
Length
7 days
Starts at
2,449
Montana

Trailside Glacier: Hiking in Glacier National Park

Experience Glacier National Park on expert-led hikes, traverse the historic Going-to-the-Sun Road, and explore the stunning Many Glacier Valley!
Length
7 days
Starts at
2,449
Length
7 days
Rating (4.92)
Starts at
2,449
Program No. 4863RJ

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Activity Level: Outdoor: Spirited (11)
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Jul 24 - Jul 30, 2022
Starting at
2,449
Jul 31 - Aug 6, 2022
Starting at
2,449
Aug 7 - Aug 13, 2022
Starting at
2,449
Aug 14 - Aug 20, 2022
Starting at
2,449
Aug 21 - Aug 27, 2022
Starting at
2,449
Jul 15 - Jul 21, 2023
Starting at
2,949
Jul 22 - Jul 28, 2023
Starting at
2,949
Jul 29 - Aug 4, 2023
Starting at
2,949
Aug 5 - Aug 11, 2023
Starting at
2,949
Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2023
Starting at
2,949
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2023
Starting at
2,949
Itinerary Note

This program begins at Motel Lake McDonald inside Glacier National Park and ends at Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell, MT.

Activity Level: Outdoor: Spirited (11)
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Jul 24 - Jul 30, 2022
Starting at
3,199
Jul 31 - Aug 6, 2022
Starting at
3,199
Aug 7 - Aug 13, 2022
Starting at
3,199
Aug 14 - Aug 20, 2022
Starting at
3,199
Aug 21 - Aug 27, 2022
Starting at
3,199
Jul 15 - Jul 21, 2023
Starting at
3,799
Jul 22 - Jul 28, 2023
Starting at
3,799
Jul 29 - Aug 4, 2023
Starting at
3,799
Aug 5 - Aug 11, 2023
Starting at
3,799
Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2023
Starting at
3,799
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2023
Starting at
3,799
Itinerary Note

This program begins at Motel Lake McDonald inside Glacier National Park and ends at Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell, MT.

Activity Level: Outdoor: Challenging (4)
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Aug 28 - Sep 3, 2022
Starting at
2,549
Itinerary Note

Please note that this departure has an activity level of Outdoor: Challenging and includes hiking up to 7-12 miles daily on rocky terrain at elevations of 3,000-7,800 feet.

Sep 4 - Sep 10, 2022
Starting at
2,549
Itinerary Note

Please note that this departure has an activity level of Outdoor: Challenging and includes hiking up to 7-12 miles daily on rocky terrain at elevations of 3,000-7,800 feet.

Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2023
Starting at
3,099
Itinerary Note

This program begins at Motel Lake McDonald inside Glacier National Park and ends at Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell, MT.

Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2023
Starting at
3,099
Itinerary Note

This program begins at Motel Lake McDonald inside Glacier National Park and ends at Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell, MT.

Activity Level: Outdoor: Challenging (4)
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Aug 28 - Sep 3, 2022
Starting at
3,299
Itinerary Note

Please note that this departure has an activity level of Outdoor: Challenging and includes hiking up to 7-12 miles daily on rocky terrain at elevations of 3,000-7,800 feet.

Sep 4 - Sep 10, 2022
Starting at
3,299
Itinerary Note

Please note that this departure has an activity level of Outdoor: Challenging and includes hiking up to 7-12 miles daily on rocky terrain at elevations of 3,000-7,800 feet.

Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2023
Starting at
3,949
Itinerary Note

This program begins at Motel Lake McDonald inside Glacier National Park and ends at Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell, MT.

Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2023
Starting at
3,949
Itinerary Note

This program begins at Motel Lake McDonald inside Glacier National Park and ends at Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell, MT.

At a Glance

Glacier National Park is a hiker’s paradise, with over 1 million acres of unspoiled wilderness and over 700 miles of hiking trails. Immerse yourself in the silent grandeur of the mountains as you hike spectacular trails amid soaring peaks, verdant forests, mountain meadows and turquoise lakes. Discover a wealth of natural beauty around every turn of the trail.
Activity Level
Varies by date
Varies by date. OUTDOOR SPIRITED Dates: Hiking 5-8 miles daily on rocky terrain at elevations of 3,000-7,200 feet. OUTDOOR CHALLENGING Dates: Hiking up to 7-12 miles daily on rocky terrain at elevations of 3,000-7,800 feet.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • Enjoy expert-led hikes on some of the most inspiring trails in Glacier National Park where breathtaking vistas.
  • Travel the historic Going-to-the-Sun Road - a National Historic Landmark - for spectacular views of rugged peaks, vast canyons and idyllic waterfalls.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of this intact and wild ecosystem with trail-side lessons as local flora and fauna are encountered, and learn about the geological forces that carved this magnificent landscape thousands of years ago.

General Notes

This program will be split into small groups of about 10 for daily field trips and hikes.
Featured Expert
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Dan'l Moore
Dan’l Moore is a true renaissance man. For many years, he worked with the U.S. Forest Service, utilizing his degree in wildlife resources. He then followed his passion for blacksmithing and has been the proprietor of Coon Hollow Forge since 1990, where he teaches and demonstrates the craft. Dan’l is a gifted musician and member of several local ensembles, as well as an avid hiker and patrol representative of Flathead Nordic Ski Patrol. He has led explorations in Glacier National Park for nearly 10 years.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Ellen Horowitz is a writer, adjunct professor of botany at Flathead Valley Community College, and a long-time natural history instructor with the Glacier Institute whose outdoor education career spans 40 years. Her work has been recognized with numerous honors including Montana Audubon’s Educator of the Year Award, and magazine writing awards from the National Wildlife Federation. She is author of the award-winning children’s book, “What I Saw in Glacier.” Ellen and her husband live on a farm with their dog and eight mules.
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Denny Olson holds a master’s degree and was trained as a biologist and geologist, but his approach to illuminating nature with humor is better illustrated by one of his less formal titles: Professor Avian Guano. Denny is a published author, an educator with more than 30 years’ experience, and a master performer inspired by Native American storytelling traditions. He enjoys sharing his intimate knowledge of, and love for, Glacier National Park.
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Dan'l Moore View biography
Dan’l Moore is a true renaissance man. For many years, he worked with the U.S. Forest Service, utilizing his degree in wildlife resources. He then followed his passion for blacksmithing and has been the proprietor of Coon Hollow Forge since 1990, where he teaches and demonstrates the craft. Dan’l is a gifted musician and member of several local ensembles, as well as an avid hiker and patrol representative of Flathead Nordic Ski Patrol. He has led explorations in Glacier National Park for nearly 10 years.
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Marilyn is a conservation biologist who has had the opportunity to work (and play!) in two iconic landscapes – the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and the Continental Divide Ecosystem. One of her favorite memories is following radioed collared grizzlies in Yellowstone in the late 1970s but balancing private land with sustaining wildlife populations is the most rewarding. Marilyn was the northwest program manager of the Montana Nature Conservancy for thirteen years. In her free time, you’ll find her hiking or horseback riding the dynamic landscapes.
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Megan Chaisson hails from in Concord, Massachusetts and developed a passion for nature early on. After attending Tufts University, she left New England to explore the Rocky Mountains at Glacier National Park in Montana. Enchanted by the free great spaces, she worked as a Park Ranger with Glacier National Park and Flathead National Forest for the next ten years. After leading hikes, snowshoeing, boat trips and youth field trips, Megan is now a 7th grade Life Science teacher in Whitefish, Montana.
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Helen has lived in Montana two-thirds of her life now and can’t imagine living anywhere else. She leads hiking, skiing, dog sledding and bicycle adventures and loves to share her knowledge and gratitude of the Northwest with others. Her entrepreneurialism keeps her exceptionally busy playing music, fighting for clean water, creating cases for musical instruments, building bicycle trails, making her special handcrafted licorice, and keeping a positive attitude. Helen’s home base is an off-the-grid cabin she and her husband built in the woods.
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Al Koss has lived and worked in the Glacier Park area for over 30 years. His love for the out-of-doors and passion for hiking was well represented in his career with the U.S. Forest Service and National Park Service. Al taught environmental education and is a Master Trainer for the Leave No Trace Program. His experience as a Park Naturalist has given him extensive experience and knowledge of the flora and fauna of the park. He enjoys sharing his passion for natural areas with others.
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Michael Ober is a fourth-generation Montanan and is well versed in his state’s history and lore. Having worked seasonally in Glacier Park for forty-four seasons as a wildland firefighter, backcountry ranger and law enforcement road patrol ranger, he is well versed in the park’s history, natural features, landscape and management. He is also the author of Glacier Album, a collection of vintage black and white photos of early Glacier. Michael is a past board member of the Glacier Association and Humanities Montana.
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Elise grew up in Spokane, Washington and enjoyed camping and fishing with her family. It was not until college that Elise fell in love with the Rocky Mountains and began hiking and backpacking with her husband and their goldendoodles. She is currently a middle school science teacher in Bigfork, Montana and recently earned an MS in science education. When she is not teaching, you will find her exploring the trails of Glacier National Park, the Flathead National Forest and the Bob Marshall Wilderness!
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Tim Manley retired from Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (MFWP) in 2021 after working on grizzly bears for 37 years. Born in Great Falls, Montana, he lived in Idaho and Colorado, graduating from Colorado State University with a B.S. in Wildlife Biology. Tim moved back to Montana in 1981 and first volunteered with the USFS mapping grizzly bear habitat for the USFS in the Whitefish Range. He enjoys photography, bird watching, wildlife viewing, plant identification, hiking, camping, and exploring the outdoors with his wife Rachel.
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Susan Atkinson is an award-winning architect and professor of environmental design at the University of Colorado Boulder. She has traveled the world researching how people design and build in response to culture and climate. Susan grew up in the Flathead Valley, learning about wildflowers, and spotting grizzlies in Glacier National Park every summer since 1980. She is an avid trail runner who loves fly fishing, spending time with her rescue dog, Clover, and reading about wolverines. She has backpacked around the world.
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Lynda Saul recently retired from a 30-year career protecting Montana wetlands and rivers. During graduate school in forest hydrology, she lived on a llama ranch taking care of 50 llamas, resulting in leading llama pack trips in Yellowstone National Park. She loves exploring Montana’s wild places and sharing her enthusiasm for the wild, magical beauty of nature. She recently moved to the Flathead valley and is now a citizen scientist monitoring water quality, recording bird observations, and learning about her new habitat.
Visit the Road Scholar Bookshop
You can find many of the books we recommend at the Road Scholar store on bookshop.org, a website that supports local bookstores.
Geology Along Going-to-the-Sun Road
by Raup, Earhart, Whipple, and Carrara
With this colorful and lively guide, Glacier National Park visitors can tour the fascinating geologic events that created the park's majestic scenery. Complete with an easy-to-read map that offers a three-dimensional perspective on the area's geology, Geology Along Going-to-the-Sun Road gives lay readers and geologists alike a glimpse into Glacier's unique geologic summary.
Wildflowers of Glacier National Park
by Shannon Fitzpatrick Kimball and Peter Lesica
Wildflowers of Glacier National park and Surrounding Areas is a user-friendly guide featuring over 300 of Glacier National Park's most common plant species. From wildflowers to trees to grasses and sedges, this book features beautiful photographs, detailed descriptions, notes on habitat and fun facts for each plant. It's a perfect plant reference for anyone with an interest in the natural history and splendor of Glacier National Park. The index lists plants both by their common and scientific names.
Going-to-the-Sun Road: Glacier National Park's Highway to the Sky
by C.W. Guthrie
Traveling Glacier National Park’s Going-to-the-Sun Road is an experience like no other. Laborers toiled for nearly 20 years to complete the 50-mile road that winds an impossible route through the heart of Glacier. One of the most scenic highways in the world, this marvel of engineering set the standard for all national parks. C. W. Guthrie tells the intriguing tale of the history and the construction of the epic Going-to-the-Sun Road. Includes more than 60 black-and-white historic and color photographs, maps.
Glacier - A Natural History Guide
by David Rockwell
Author and naturalist David Rockwell presents in-depth descriptions of the geology, history, flora, and fauna of the park. He explains the park's evolution from the erosion of Siberian mountains more than a billion years ago to the glaciers that gave Glacier National Park its distinctive landscape. He examines the park's great predators-grizzly bears, mountain lions, and wolves-and their complex relationship with their prey. The result is a fascinating and intimate portrait of one of the world's last wild places.
Blackfeet Tales of Glacier National Park
by James Willard Schultz
The author writes a series of diary entries as his Blackfoot friends tell stories in the lodge or around the fire at the end of the day. He has managed to keep the compelling style of his original material, told by talented story tellers. The stories run the gamut from tribal history to legend and myth and convey something of Blackfoot culture, daily life, and beliefs.
Grizzly Country
by Andy Russell
The grizzly bear has always inspired awe in man, but the animal's true nature and character has long been shrouded in myth. Few people know grizzlies as Andy Russell does, and in Grizzly Country he shares stories from a lifetime of experience observing them, first as hunter, then as cameraman. In wonderfully engaging prose, he reveals the life cycle of this remarkable creature.
Glacier National Park: Including Waterton Lakes National Park
by Becky Lomax
Writer, editor, and avid outdoorswoman Becky Lomax offers an insider’s perspective on Glacier National Park. From hiking through multi-color meadows filled with wildflowers to observing the Sperry Glacier, a victim of global warming that will vanish in less than two decades, Lomax knows the best ways to enjoy the park’s one million acres of wilderness. She also includes unique trip strategies for travelers with specific interests and restrictions, including a Wildlife-Watching tour and a whirlwind One Day in Glacier tour. Whether it’s biking up Going-to-the-Sun Road or watching a grizzly forage in huckleberries, Moon Glacier National Park gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
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7 days
6 nights
17 meals
6 B 5 L 6 D
DAY
1
Check-in, Registration, Orientation, Presentation
Kalispell
D
Hilton Garden Inn Kalispell

Activity note: Hotel check-in from 3:00 p.m.

Afternoon: When you check in and get your room assignment, collect your Road Scholar welcome packet containing the up-to-date schedule that reflects any changes and other important information, and confirm the time and location of the Orientation session. If you arrive late, please ask for your packet when you check in. Program Registration: 3:30 p.m. Here we will meet the Group Leader, complete any necessary paperwork, and make meal selections. Orientation: 4:30 p.m. The Group Leader will greet everyone and lead introductions. We will review the up-to-date program schedule, discuss roles and responsibilities, logistics, safety guidelines, emergency procedures, and answer questions. We will ride in 15-passenger vans to trailheads for field trips. Trail selections will be made by Group Leaders each day based on weather, trail conditions, and group ability. Each day we’ll have a choice between hikes of different levels of difficulty. We will break into hiking groups based on preference and ability. Groups will be led by local experts who will share their knowledge along the trail. Bring two reusable, one-liter, leak-proof water bottles for lunch on the trail and throughout the day. Restrooms available at most trailheads. “America the Beautiful” passes cover entrance fees at national parks for up to 4 adults. If you have one of these national park passes, please bring it with you to the program and on field trips. Periods in the daily schedule designated as “Free time” and “At leisure” offer opportunities to do what you like and make your experience even more meaningful and memorable according to your personal preferences. The Group Leader will be happy to offer suggestions. Program activities, schedules, personnel, and indicated distances or times may change due to local circumstances/conditions. In the event of changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible. Thank you for your understanding.

Dinner: In our meeting room at the hotel.

Evening: A local expert will join us at the hotel for a presentation focused on the natural history of Glacier National Park.

DAY
2
Lake McDonald Valley Interpretive Hikes, Natural History
Kalispell
B,L,D
Hilton Garden Inn Kalispell

Activity note: Getting in/out of vans; driving about 50 miles each way, approximately 1.5 hours. Hiking 5 to 7 miles throughout the day; maintained dirt trails, mountainous terrain that may be rocky and uneven. Maximum elevation gain of 800 feet; maximum elevation 4,500 feet. Restrooms available at most trail heads.

Breakfast: At the hotel.

Morning: Setting out from the hotel aboard our 15-passenger vans, we will ride to Glacier National Park and explore Lake McDonald Valley. There will be several hike choices. Each will be led by a local expert who will provide interpretation along the trail. Trail selections will be made by the Group Leader and field instructors on the day of the hike and are subject to change based on weather, trail conditions, and group ability. Hikes may include the Avalanche Lake Trail, McDonald Creek Trail or Lake McDonald Trail. The Avalanche Lake Trail winds through an old-growth forest of western red cedar and western hemlock. The trail passes a narrow gorge carved by glacial water and ends at an idyllic, subalpine lake rimmed with waterfalls. The McDonald Creek Trail meanders through a mixed woodland of hemlock, western larch, and Douglas fir. The trail parallels McDonald Creek’s cascading turquoise waters and thundering falls. Observant hikers may get a glimpse of harlequin ducks that breed along McDonald Creek. The Lake McDonald Trail hugs the western shoreline of a glacially carved lake surrounded by towering peaks. The trail travels through the remains of recent wildfires, providing the unique opportunity to witness the rebirth of a forest.

Lunch: On the trail, we’ll have sack lunches.

Afternoon: Our expert-led hiking field trip will continue through the beautiful Lake McDonald Valley where we will learn about the unique ecosystem west of the Continental Divide. After hiking, each group will load into their van and ride back to the hotel.

Dinner: In the hotel meeting room.

Evening: We’ll learn more about Glacier National Park’s ecosystems, culture, and history from a local expert. Prepare for check-out and transfer in the morning.

DAY
3
Going-to-the-Sun Road, Interpretive Hikes, Swiftcurrent Inn
Swiftcurrent Valley
B,L,D
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn

Activity note: Getting in/out of vans; driving 105 miles, approximately 3 hours with stops. Motel elevation 4,900 feet. Hike 5 to 7 miles throughout the day; maintained trails may be rocky and uneven. Hike elevations 6,660 feet to 7,500 feet. Restrooms available at most trail heads.

Breakfast: At the hotel.

Morning: After checking out of the hotel, we’ll head to Many Glacier Valley by way of the historic Going-to-the-Sun Road. The Going-to-the-Sun Road is a National Historic Landmark and the only road that crosses through Glacier National Park. The narrow, winding road that hugs the mountainside was designed to complement the landscape and give visitors the opportunity to enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery Glacier National Park has to offer. We will stop on the Continental Divide at Logan Pass, the highest point along the road. We’ll then set out on our expert-led interpretive hikes and explore the fascinating alpine ecosystem. We will learn about the hearty plants and animals that live here and the adaptations that help them thrive in this unforgiving environment.

Lunch: Sack lunches.

Afternoon: We’ll continue our hiking field trip and learn about the past glaciation that sculpted this impressive landscape. After we complete our hikes, we will ride on over Going-to-the-Sun Road where we’ll view sky scraping peaks, waterfalls and meadows teeming with wildflowers and wildlife. Later in the afternoon, we’ll check in to the Swiftcurrent Motor Inn. The motel is located at the end of the road in Many Glacier Valley and is just steps away from trails that lead into the heart of Glacier National Park.

Dinner: At a restaurant in walking distance of motel.

Evening: At leisure. You might like to scan the surrounding slopes for wildlife, stroll over to the nearby campground to listen to an evening program by a park ranger, or just relax and enjoy the scenery.

DAY
4
Grinnell Valley Interpretive Hikes
Swiftcurrent Valley
B,L,D
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn

Activity note: Getting in/out of vans; driving approximately 20 minutes to/from trailhead. Hiking 5 to 8 miles throughout the day; mountainous terrain, maintained dirt trails that may be rocky and uneven. Starting elevation 4,890 feet, maximum elevation 6,550 feet. Restrooms available at most trail heads.

Breakfast: At a restaurant in walking distance of the motel.

Morning: We’ll ride a short distance in vans to the trailhead, then set off on foot to explore the majestic Grinnell Valley. We will choose from multiple hiking options that vary in difficulty. Thousands of years ago, a massive glacier carved Grinnell Valley, leaving behind a picturesque landscape of towering mountains and a chain of pristine lakes. Tucked high along the steep slopes of the continental divide, two small glaciers remain from the Little Ice Age of the mid-19th century. These glaciers feed waterfalls that cascade hundreds of feet into turquoise lakes below. A quiet forest covers the valley bottom providing abundant habitat for wildlife. While we hike, be on the lookout for bears, mountain goats, bighorn sheep, and moose. Along the trail, our field instructors will share information about the geology, flora, and fauna that make this valley such a spectacular place.

Lunch: Sack lunches.

Afternoon: Our expert-led interpretive hikes will continue in this extraordinary setting.

Dinner: At a restaurant near the motel.

Evening: At leisure.

DAY
5
Swiftcurrent Valley Interpretive Hikes
Swiftcurrent Valley
B,L,D
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn

Activity note: Most of today’s trail choices will leave directly from the motel; otherwise, getting in/out of vans; driving approximately 20 minutes to/from trailhead. Hiking 5 to 8 miles; mountainous terrain, maintained dirt trails that may be rocky and uneven. Starting elevation 4,900 feet, maximum elevation approximately 6,200 feet.

Breakfast: At a restaurant in walking distance of the motel.

Morning: We will have multiple hiking choices of varying difficulty levels to choose from. We’ll head out the front door and hit the trail — no driving required! Keep eyes open for waterfalls and wildlife as we begin a full-day, expert-led, interpretive hike in the Swiftcurrent Valley.

Lunch: Sack lunches.

Afternoon: We will continue to deepen our knowledge and appreciation of the ecosystem we are hiking through with trailside lessons from our expert field instructors. After the hike, we’ll return to the motor inn.

Dinner: At a restaurant in walking distance of the motel.

Evening: At leisure. Prepare for check-out and transfer in the morning.

DAY
6
Eastern Going-to-the-Sun Road Hike, Return to Kalispell
Kalispell
B,L,D
Hilton Garden Inn Kalispell

Activity note: Getting in/out of vans; driving about 105 miles, approximately 3 hours with stops. Hiking 4 to 7 miles; mountainous terrain, maintained dirt trails that may be rocky and uneven. Maximum elevation 7,600 feet, maximum elevation gain 1,850 feet. Restrooms available at most trail heads.

Breakfast: At a restaurant in walking distance of the motel.

Morning: After checking out of the motor inn, we’ll ride back along the Going-to-the-Sun Road. Along the way, we will stop for our final hikes. Hike choices may include Preston Park, or a trio of waterfalls consisting of Barring Falls, Virginia Falls, and St. Mary Falls. The Preston Park hike goes through a subalpine forest and meadows bursting with wildflowers. As the trail gains altitude, we may get a glimpse of Piegan Glacier in the distance. The “triple waterfall” hike will travel through a forest that burned in 2015 where new life is abundant and wildflowers abound. Along the trail, we’ll have stunning views of St. Mary Lake and visit three thundering waterfalls.

Lunch: Sack lunches.

Afternoon: After completing our hikes, we’ll finish our ride along the Going-to-the-Sun Road and check back in to the hotel in Kalispell.

Dinner: In the hotel meeting room. Share favorite experiences with new Road Scholar friends during our farewell dinner.

Evening: At leisure. Prepare for check-out and departure in the morning.

DAY
7
Program Concludes
Kalispell
B

Activity note: Hotel check-out by 12:00 Noon.

Breakfast: At the hotel. This concludes our program.

Morning: If you are returning home, safe travels. If you are staying on independently, have a wonderful time. If you are transferring to another Road Scholar program, detailed instructions are included in your Information Packet for that program. We hope you enjoy Road Scholar learning adventures and look forward to having you on rewarding programs in the future. Don’t forget to join our Facebook page and follow us on Instagram. Best wishes for all your journeys!






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