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Grinnell Glacier Trail

East Glacier Park, MT


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Grinnell Glacier Trail is a 5.5 mile out and back trail located near East Glacier Park, Montana that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for camping, fishing, fly fishing & hiking and is accessible from June until September.

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Recent Reviews


Dolus Lakes

2 Completed 2 Reviews

Easy to follow trail, pretty steep at the beginning but then it levels out. There are two lakes, both are gorgeous! Could do an overnight at the lower lake as there is a clearly defined camp spot. We ran into a mama moose and her baby on the way down the trail :-)


Boulder Lake

9 Completed 9 Reviews

Amazing! We live to hike up and camp for the night! Don't forget your fishing gear!


Elkhorn and Crow Peaks

5 Completed 5 Reviews

Tough Terrain!! Not Many Brave To Scale The Ridge!!


storm castle peak

1 Completed 1 Reviews

Excellent trail, especially if you're looking for a good day hike with with a stout climb. Fantastic view at the top.


Gardiner, Montana, to Mammoth Hot Springs, Wyoming

153 Completed 153 Reviews

Nice drive in Yellowstone. Get to drive through the original park entrance which is cool.


Palisade Falls

1 Completed 1 Reviews

A wide black-top trail gradually winds up the wooded shady hillside passed huckleberry patches and under large pines to the open rocky clearing just below Palisade Falls. Our summer day-hike was relatively easy on our chubby middle aged bodies with occasional pauses needed for me (not my husband) to catch my breath. Wheelchairs, walkers and canes could easily be used on this well-kept nature walk path. Lunch at the falls was perfect but shade in the open space below the falls was hard to come by in mid-day of summer. Restrooms at the trail head were open and clean. No water for drinking that we could see. Our mini-adventure was late in the day. Though we weren't alone, we felt it quiet enough to relax fully.


Grotto Falls

7 Completed 2 Reviews

Well maintained, even in the winter! The snow was great and even though we didn't have snowshoes, it was a nice hike. Easy but the falls are amazing - especially in the winter time!


Maurice Creek Trail to Line Creek Plateau

10 Completed 4 Reviews

You can tell by elevation gain (3200 feet) that is a pretty good hike. Great views on top.


Pine Creek Falls

27 Completed 6 Reviews

This is a great family hike. I was able to do it with a baby on my back and with my dog. there is a bit of elevation gain but nothing too bad. The trail was really crowed but I did go on 4th of July weekend. I will be doing this one again. It was a really hot day but with the shade of the trees and the mist from the water fall at the end, we did not feel it to bad. The parking can get tricky so get there early if you are going to go during peak season


South Fork Trail to Pioneer Falls

3 Completed 1 Reviews

Dusty, buggy approach. All the fun was getting to the trailhead.