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Glacier NP's Deep Backcountry

Waterton Valley is one of Glacier's least accessible places. You have to hike in to see it. In early September, we had it almost to ourselves.
  • Heading south on Red Eagle Trail from St. Mary. (photo: Mike Wegryn)
  • Along the Triple Divide Trail (photo: Mike Wegryn)
  • Sunset near Two Medicine Lake (photo: Mike Wegryn)
  • Looking back toward Many Glacier on Swiftcurrent Mtn. (photo: C. Lyons)
  • Near treeline (photo: C. Lyons)
  • The far side of Ptarmigan Tunnel (photo: C. Lyons)
  • Dawn Mist Falls on the Belly River (photo: C. Lyons)
  • The campsite at Cosley Lake is right along the water. (photo: C. Lyons)
  • On the way up Standing Indian Pass. (photo: C. Lyons)
Heading south on Red Eagle Trail from St. Mary. (photo: Mike Wegryn)
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Heading south on Red Eagle Trail from St. Mary. (photo: Mike Wegryn)


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