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Glacier National Park: Swiftcurrent Mountain via Granite Park Trail

This 12.3-mile, out-and-back trek to Swiftcurrent Mountain is loaded with heavenly views of the Continental Divide, plus the McDonald and Many Glacier valleys.

Rating

PERMIT: Overnight camping in Glacier National Park requires a backcountry permit. Check out the latest fees and more details at nps.gov/glac/planyourvisit/backcountry.htm.
MORE PARK INFO: Glacier National Park, (406) 888-7800; nps.gov/glac/.

To Trailhead

From West Glacier entrance, follow Going-to-the-Sun Rd. about 24 miles to sharp 180-degree turn in road. Find a safe parking spot off road.

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