If you want to cross Glacier National Park (not to mention the Continental Divide at Logan Pass), hop in your car for a ride along the 83 km (52 mi) Going-to-the-Sun Road. Along the way, you'll be rewarded with spectacular views of valleys, glacial lakes, waterfalls, tundra, and wildlife. The Jackson Glacier overlook features some of the best views of all. Campgrounds, picnic areas, and lodging are all available along the route--but gas isn't, so fill your tank before heading out. Be aware that some parts of the road may not be accessible, depending on the weather conditions. To find out how to plan a trip to Glacier National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.
Going-to-the-Sun Road reviews
It’s busy for a reason. Jaw-dropping beauty at every turn. Drive it slowly and take it all in, but very aware of others because everyone is looking at the breathtaking scenery. Covid had part of... more »
Unfortunately the red bus tours were cancelled for the season due to COVID, but we drove ourselves and had a great time, right up to where they closed the road just after St. Mary's lake. Beautiful... more »
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