Tag Archives: Glacier National Park

Oh Glacier, where art thou?

— A year ago, I was in a much better place: For some nice cool reminiscing, see my Glacier vacation posts (here, here, and here). Advertisements

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Glacier – Part 7 (aka The Final Installment)

Day 11 “The next time you attempt to kill me, please choose something faster and less painful than a four-and-a-half hour hike through the desert at the sunniest and hottest times of the day.” We headed to Arches National Park … Continue reading

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Glacier – Part 6

Day 9 *As a note, we are not in Glacier anymore, but since I’ve been using that title, I’m going to stick with it.* I almost forgot a very important thing that happened in Bigfork.  In Bigfork, we swapped Guzzler … Continue reading

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Glacier – Part 5

Day 7 We woke up to wet everything.  Wet tent, wet sleeping bags, wet clothes, wet packs.  Did I mention it was wet?  During a small break in the rain, we hung everything up on a clothesline to attempt to … Continue reading

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Glacier – Part 4

Day 6 We woke up early and paid for a shuttle van that took us from St. Mary’s to Many Glacier to begin the 16 mile, 2400 foot elevation climb, hike from the Swiftcurrent Trailhead to the Logan Pass.  In … Continue reading

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Glacier – Part 3

Day 4 I refused to go near my hiking boots today.  The tops of both feet and most of my toes felt like they should be black and blue, but for some reason they were not.  But we were not … Continue reading

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Glacier – Part 2

Day 3 After setting up camp at Two Medicine and eating lunch, we set out for our first hike. I insisted that we walk to the trail head, about a mile away from our campsite, instead of driving. This would … Continue reading

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