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Going-to-the-Sun Road

Glacier National Park, MT 59936
+1 406-888-5756
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must do

Must do! The park shuttle is great except it can sometimes be more than the promised 20-30 minute... read more

Reviewed yesterday
KatieG958
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Lafayette, Louisiana
Eastern half is Awesome!

GTTS road is the thing everyone does at Glacier, The 50 mile road is much cooler on the eastern... read more

Reviewed yesterday
steveanderson4
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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A spectacular and scenic 52-mile highway through Glacier National Park, which crosses the Continental Divide at Logan Pass in Montana.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful drive” (107 reviews)
“sun road” (404 reviews)
“logan pass” (396 reviews)
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Glacier National Park, MT 59936
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Reviewed yesterday

Must do! The park shuttle is great except it can sometimes be more than the promised 20-30 minute wait. Not far from Logan Pass going east is Lunch Creek – great place to have lunch and look at the beautiful wildflowers. Logan Pass is a...More

Thank KatieG958
Reviewed yesterday

GTTS road is the thing everyone does at Glacier, The 50 mile road is much cooler on the eastern side, which includes Logan Pass and the Loop, along with lots of mountains and waterfalls. We had no issues with traffic during a busy time, and...More

Thank steveanderson4
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took one of the red busses on going to the sun road for our first experience. Glad we did. The road is quite narrow in spots and the drop offs are huge. If you don't like heights, this might give you a few moments...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We drove and it wasn't the narrow roads and sheer drop offs that were discouraging - it was the huge number of people. Even getting a very early start we found no parking at bathroom stops and no parking to get out and walk or...More

1  Thank Judith S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely breath taking! The drive from Avalanche Creek to Jackson Glacier Lookout is stunning and beyond description!

1  Thank jgOscar
Reviewed 2 days ago

Built by the railroad execs to attract visitors to stay at the National Park Lodges, this road is narrow and winding, but cuts through some of the most beautiful scenery in the United States (and Canada). Take one of the restored Jammers for the full...More

1  Thank Cookie B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We drove the road all the way across and back, and it's spectacular! So many places to stop and see the amazing landscape, plus waterfalls, wildlife, glaciers, and more! Since it's the only road thru the park, it's busy and can get crowded, but if...More

Thank yourkidsteacher
Reviewed 2 days ago

Would recommend using the free shuttles because the parking spots at the top of the pass fill up early and the shuttles we used were very convenient.

1  Thank Busfodder
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent roads and incredible views are matched only by the mindless drivers stopping traffic so they can look around. The best time to go is late afternoon when most of the touristas have retreated to McDonald's for their consumption of mass meat.

Thank P111NZmichaelr
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Going to the Sun Road runs for 50 miles across Glacier National Park. You access it at either the east or western entrance to the park. This is the best way to see all the scenic beauty the park has to offer. Many people...More

1  Thank PAboyinFL
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Randy k
1 July 2017|
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Response from Saluga | Reviewed this property |
I thought the views were beautiful both ways.
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Cecilia P
30 June 2017|
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Response from Dmlsun | Reviewed this property |
Depending on how many stops for photos and the traffic I would give yourself at least 2.5-3 hours (one way). That's just my guess though 😊
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Aaron J
28 June 2017|
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Response from 2Vegans2wheels | Reviewed this property |
First, go early. If you're after 8:30 or so the parking at Logan pass will be full and they won't let you in. At Logan Pass, you very well may see Big Horn Sheep either in the lot or across the road on the hillside... More
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