Moon Glacier National Park by Becky LomaxMoon Glacier National Park by Becky Lomax

Moon Glacier National Park

byBecky Lomax

Paperback | May 30, 2017

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Moon Travel Guides: Find Your Adventure

Welcome to this rugged slice of nature's best. Lush green parkland, jagged summits, and glacier-carved basins abound in the one-million-acre "Crown of the Continent." Forge your own path withMoon Glacier National Park.

Moon Glacier National Parkfeatures:

  • Itineraries for every timeline and budget,ranging from one day in the park to a week-long road trip, including: "Best in One Day," "Fun for Kids," "Flathead-Glacier Road Trip," and "Wildlife-Watching Hotspots"
  • Strategies for getting to Glacier,avoiding crowds, and exploring its less-visited areas, including coverage of gateway cities and towns
  • In-depth chapters on each region of the park,including West Glacier and Apgar, North Fork, Going-to-the-Sun Road, St. Mary and Many Glacier, Two Medicine and East Glacier, Marias Pass and Essex, Waterton, and Flathead Valley
  • Full-color, vibrant photos and detailed maps throughout
  • Expert tipsfor travelers looking to go hiking, biking, backpacking, fishing, rafting, and more
  • Detailed hike descriptionswith individual trail maps and backpacking options
  • The top activities and unique ideas for exploring the park:Hike verdant valleys, meander fields of alpine wildflowers, and stroll beneath frigid waterfalls and over high scenic passes. Go whitewater rafting, cast a line for wild trout into the Flathead River, or hop on a guided horseback ride. Drive or bike the Going-to-Sun-Road, take in views of peaks and glaciers, and spot wild moose or grizzlies roaming the mountainside. Spend a night in a historic lakeside lodge, or set up camp after a day of adventurous backcountry exploring
  • Valuable insightfrom seasoned explorer and Glacier expert Becky Lomax
  • Honest adviceon when to go and where to stay inside the park, including hotels, campgrounds, hostels, and RV sites
  • Up-to-date informationon park fees, passes, and reservations
  • Recommendationsfor families, seniors, international visitors, travelers with disabilities, and traveling with pets
  • Essential packing and health and safety information-including how to avoid encounters with grizzlies, mountain lions, and other common wildlife
  • Thorough backgroundon the terrain, culture, and the park's history
WithMoon Glacier National Park'sexpert advice, myriad activities, and insider perspective, you can plan your trip your way.

Exploring more of North America's national parks? TryMoon Yellowstone & Grand Teton. Hitting the surrounding states? TryMoon Montana & WyomingorMoon Idaho.
Becky Lomaxwas three years old when her parents first took her to stay with friends who worked as rangers at Two Medicine Lake in Glacier National Park. During college, Becky worked two summers in the historic Glacier Park Lodge, an easy hop to Two Medicine. She spent her days off hiking, backpacking, and climbing throughout the park.A...
Title:Moon Glacier National ParkFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 7.62 × 5.62 × 0.75 inPublished:May 30, 2017Publisher:Avalon PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1631214896

ISBN - 13:9781631214899

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