Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks Guide Book

by Erik Molvar (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks  by Erik Molvar

240pp/photos/maps/elevation charts
ISBN: 0762772530

Discover the wonder of these two spectacular parks as Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks leads you along 850 miles of trail - from short nature hikes to backcountry treks. Veteran hiker Erik Molvar provides all the information you need to get the most out of hiking this International Peace Park with its glistening glaciers, scenic lookouts, peaceful lakes, and remote wilderness.

© 2012 Erik Molvar/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 59.
... Preview: A day hike or short backpack from Bowman Campground to Akokala Lake. Numa Ridge Lookout is one of the easiest lookouts to reach in the park. The trail climbs 3,000 feet over the course of 5 miles, pas ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: A half-day hike from Rubideau Road to Apgar Lookout. This trail provides a short, yet challenging hike that ends with an unusual view of Lake McDonald and the Livingston Range beyond. There are no per ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.8
... Preview: A half-day hike from Avalanche Creek trailhead to Avalanche Lake, 3.1 miles (4.4km) one way. The Avalanche Lake Trail is one of the most popular hikes in the park, due to its gentle grade and spectacu ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.1
... Preview: A backpack from Chief Mountain Customs to Belly River Ranger Station. The trail to Stoney Indian Pass begins in common with the Belly River Trail, which it follows for 6 miles before splitting off to ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.1
... Preview: This is a day hike or short backpack from Waterton townsite to Bertha Lake. This popular day hike from Waterton townsite follows the shore of Upper Waterton Lake, then climbs a side valley past water ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.5
... Preview: A long day hike or backpack from Red Rock Canyon to a junction with the Tamarack Trail From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.3
... Preview: A backpack from Kintla Lake to Upper Kintla Campground, 12.0 miles one way; from Kintla Lake to Boulder Pass, 18.1 miles one way; or from Kintla Lake to Goat Haunt Ranger Station, 31.8 miles one way. ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 18.1
... Preview: A backpack from Bowman Lake to Brown Pass. The Bowman Lake Trail may be used as a backpack in itself or in conjunction with the Boulder Pass Trail for extended trips. The trail winds past Bowman Lake ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 13.8
... Preview: A long day hike or backpack from Cameron Lake to Waterton townsite to Bertha Lake, 3.5 miles (5.5km) one way. This popular day hike from Waterton townsite follows the shore of Upper Waterton Lake, t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.8
... Preview: A day hike or backpack from Two Medicine lower boat dock. The trail to Cobalt Lake winds around the south shore of Two Medicine Lake, ascends the valley between Sinopah Mountain and Painted Teepee Pea ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.7
... Preview: A long day hike or short backpack from Many Glacier Hotel to Cracker Lake Campground From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.1
... Preview: A day hike from Crypt Landing to Crypt Lake From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.3
... Preview: The Cut Bank Creek Valley is a seldom-visited but beautiful valley, characterized by fir parklands, rushing streams, and towering red mountains from which graceful cascades descend. The valley itself ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.6
... Preview: The Dawson-Pitamakan (pronounced pit-AH-muh-kun) Trail runs from Two Medicine Lake to the Continental Divide and around into the Dry Fork drainage to form a long loop. It offers spectacular views of t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.7
... Preview: A long day hike or backpack from the Lubec trailhead to Ole Lake, 7.7 miles one way; or from the Lubec Trailhead to Firebrand Pass, 4.8 miles one way. The Firebrand Pass Trail begins at a false summi ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.7
... Preview: A half-day hike from Snyder Creek trailhead to Fish Lake From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.3
... Preview: A day hike or short backpack from Red Rock Canyon to Goat Lake From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.9
... Preview: A backpack from Jackson Glacier Overlook From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 10.9
... Preview: A day hike (when river levels are low enough to ford) or backpack from US 2. Harrison Lake is a seldom-visited, fairly large lake that sits among forested foothills near West Glacier. It is accessible ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.9
... Preview: This is a half-day hike from Logan Pass to Hidden Lake Overlook, 1.5 miles (3.5 km) one way; or from Logan Pass to Hidden Lake, 3.0 miles (5 km) one way. The trail to Hidden Lake provides one of the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks"
West Glacier, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.5

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