Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park

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#1 of 7 in Scenic Drive in Montana
Must see · Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
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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.
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  • Going-to-the-Sun road is absolutely breathtaking. There are scenes worthy of postcards around every turn. If going in the spring, be sure to check if the road is open yet. Snow removal on this road... 
    Going-to-the-Sun road is absolutely breathtaking. There are scenes worthy of postcards around every turn. If going in the spring, be sure to check if the road is open yet. Snow removal on this road...  more »
  • I spent 3 days exploring Glacier National Park in late September. The arterial I used was the Going-to-the-Sun Road. I had heard how it is one of the most scenic drives in the world. That statement... 
    I spent 3 days exploring Glacier National Park in late September. The arterial I used was the Going-to-the-Sun Road. I had heard how it is one of the most scenic drives in the world. That statement...  more »

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