Swiftcurrent Falls, Glacier National Park

Enjoy a scenic boat ride on Swiftcurrent Falls or make use of picnic spots and well-maintained nature trails that ring its shoreline. Surrounded by towering mountain peaks, this picturesque glacial lake lies at 1,487 m (4,878 ft) above sea level. The hotel on the east shore provides spectacular views, and serves as a nucleus for many hiking trails that head up into the mountains. If you cast a fishing rod from the lakeshore, you can hope to catch a decent-sized brook trout. Arrange to visit Swiftcurrent Falls and other attractions in Glacier National Park using our Glacier National Park travel itinerary planner .
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  • Ok I see a lot of reviews and pictures here for the falls, but they are of the Many Glacier area in general and not the falls. My review is of the falls..... The Swiftcurrent Falls are located right d...  more »
  • If you get there early in the morning -- before 8 am -- you can see the mountains reflect from the lake. We went the easy nature trail around the lake. Very pleasant way to get moving but not be exhau...  more »
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