Discover the majesty of the rugged Rockies with a weeklong exploration of Glacier National Park and her sister park, Canada’s Waterton Lakes! Hike to pristine alpine lakes, swim in glacial-fed waters, and drive some of the continent’s most spectacular roadways as you make your way through these two unforgettable environments. Our team of Trip Designers have hiked, paddled and driven every inch of these parks to craft the ultimate campervan experience. Our day-by-day itinerary, with handpicked campground and activity suggestions (tailored to your particular interests and abilities), will ensure you hit the highlights while also getting a bit off the beaten track. What are you waiting for? Lace up your hiking boots, strap on your seat belt, and hit the road for an epic adventure!
Drive Glacier’s iconic Going-to-the-Sun road, known for its breathtaking views, and cross the continental divide at Logan Pass
Hike the famous Highline Trail, which includes a harrowing cliffside passage along the Garden Wall, or opt to search for big-horn sheep as you make your way to Hidden Lake
Soak in views of glaciers and icefields on the hike to Iceberg Lake, where brave souls can swim amongst the bobbing ‘bergs
Dig out your passport and cross the Canadian border, eh?
Discover Waterton Lakes on horseback, with a trail ride that features wildflower meadows, creek crossings and sweeping views of the lake and surrounding mountains
Hike or bike to serene high-altitude lakes, tucked amongst Waterton’s towering peaks
5 Nights | 6 Days
May – October
Book before Jan 1
Book after Jan 1
Book after March 1
Pricing is reflective of groups up to 4. Bookings with additional passengers may incur different pricing.
TRIP PRICE INCLUDES
Moterra van rental for 5 nights and cleaning fee
5 x nights of campground bookings
Experienced trip planner and destination expert
Sunset Cruise on St Mary Lake for 4 people
Trail ride (2 hours) for 4 people
Detailed day-by-day itinerary based on your preferences
Activity and rental suggestions and management
Annual Parks Pass
TRIP PRICE EXCLUDES
Fees for add-on activity options
Fuel for your van
Insurance for your van
Meals, groceries, souvenirs
Security deposit of $1500 (refunded when you return the van)
Glacier National Park
Pick up your van at our hub in Whitefish and head for West Glacier, where spectacular scenery awaits! Spend a peaceful first evening camped on the shores of Lake McDonald and then continue into the heart of the park on Glacier’s Going-to-the-Sun Road, famous for its magnificent engineering and sweeping views of the valley below. The next two days are packed with hiking, swimming and boating options in some of the country’s most pristine protected areas.
Waterton Lakes National Park
Cross the border into Canada and see just what our neighbors to the North have to offer! Explore the waterfalls, trails and alpine lakes of this International Peace Park by day and camp in Waterton Townsite at night, a quick walk to the lakeside town’s charming restaurants and shops.
These top-rated activities with our favorite outfitters come included as standard in this package for 4 people (2 adults, and 2 children)
Sunset Cruise on St Mary Lake
Enjoy a scenic sunset cruise on St Mary Lake, featuring fantastic views that cannot be seen from the road alone. With stunning vistas and incredible photo opportunities, this is a view of Glacier National Park not to be missed.
Get your first glimpse of Waterton from atop a horse on a two hour guided trail-ride through wooded meadows and sparkling lakeshore.
OPTIONAL ACTIVITY ADD ONS
Our destination experts will work with you to personalize your trip with exciting activities, hosted by our professional outfitters, and managed and booked by Moterra. Note: optional add-on activity fees are not included in the package itinerary fee.
Float Trip in Glacier
Starting at $67 adults / $57 child
Enjoy a whitewater or scenic float on a pristine stretch of the Middle Fork of the Flathead River, which forms the Southwestern border of Glacier NP. On this mellow excursion, you’ll learn about river ecology, spot local flora and fauna, and perhaps even cool off with a quick swim in the crystal-clear water. Great for all ages!
Helicopter Tour of Glacier
Starting from $150 per person
Take to the sky for a perspective few others have seen – experience Glacier’s rugged ridgelines, immense forests, and stunning cirques with a 30 or 60 minute flight over the park. This memorable tour is perhaps the best way to truly grasp the size of the park’s glaciers and ice-fields!