Glacier National Park details
By Nancy Trejos,
Delta offers one-stop flights from BWI to Kalispell, Mont., with fares starting at about $501 round-trip.
Where to Stay
Grouse Mountain Lodge
2 Fairway Dr., Whitefish
Cozy resort about a 30-minute drive from the West Glacier entrance. Summer rates from $199.
Lake McDonald Lodge
Swiss chalet-style hotel off the Going-to-the-Sun Road, with lake views. Rates from $122.
Where to Eat
Johnson’s of St. Mary
Cafe overlooking the park with family-style meals. Sandwiches from $8.75; family-style suppers from $16.50.
Park Cafe and Grocery
Casual eatery at the east entrance of the park, famous for its large selection of pies. Sandwiches, wraps and salads from $3.80.
17 Central Ave., Whitefish
Fine dining in a quaint mountain village, specializing in Cajun and Southern cuisine. Entrees from $18.
What to do
Glacier National Park
From May 1 to Nov. 30, entrance fee, good for seven days, is $25 per noncommercial vehicle and $12 for visitors traveling on foot, bicycle or motorcycle. From Dec. 1 to April 30, $15 per vehicle and $10 per person without a car.
Scenic Boat Tours With Glacier Park Boat Co.
Tours at Lake McDonald, St. Mary Lake, Two Medicine and Many Glacier. Rates range from $11.50 to $23 for adults, $5.75 to $11.50 for children.
Red Bus Tour
Three- to nine-hour tours in and around the park. Prices range from $30 to $90 per adult, $15 to $45 per child.