Swiftcurrent Mountain (8,440 feet (2,573 m)) is located in the Lewis Range, Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. Swiftcurrent Mountain is situated along the Continental Divide. The historic Swiftcurrent Fire Lookout is at the top of the mountain.Make Swiftcurrent Mountain a centerpiece of your Glacier National Park vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Glacier National Park trip itinerary maker.
Swiftcurrent Mountain reviews
The trail here is steep, steep, steep. Even I was cussing myself out for wanting to make it to the lookout. The reward is 360 degree views of the “heart of Glacier.” It was foggy today so the views... more »
View Swiftcurret Mountain from Many Glacier Hotel or hike to the top via Swiftcurrent Pass. Either way, you will not be disappointed. more »
A demanding hike with rewarding views in all directions.
Rugged hike to summit and fire station, but well worth it. Highly recommend.
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