Hiking The Northern Circle Route
The 2nd most popular hiking trail in Montana.
Saturday 16 July 2016 03:06 GMT
One of the most scenic hikes in Glacier National Park is the 56 mile Northern Circle route, which is best hiked counterclockwise. Starting from Many Glaciers, trek to Ptarmigan Tunnel, Elizabeth Lake, Dawn Mist Falls and on to Belly River. Then push on to Cosley Lake, Glenn Lake, Fifty Mountain, Granite Park Chalet and to Switftcurrent Pass before returning to Many Glaciers.
Overall, Northern Circle Route is the 2nd most popular hiking trail of all 19 hikes in Montana. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Northern Circle Route including Great Northern Traverse, Grinnell Glacier, Ptarmigan Tunnel and Gunsight Pass.