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Facts and FAQ Glacier National Park and Going-to-the-Sun Road

Glacier National Park and Going-to-the-Sun Road

In a playground this vast with so much to explore, you’re bound to have questions. Here you'll find park facts and answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. Or, chat with us live.

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How long is the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

How long does it take to drive the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

How far is it to Logan Pass and the Logan Pass Visitor Center?+

What are the opening and closing dates for the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

How do I find out about Glacier National Park road statuses, opening dates and trail closures?+

Where are the entrances to the park located?+

Is there a way to travel the Going-to-the-Sun Road without driving my own car?+

How did the Going-to-the-Sun Road get its name?+

Are there vehicle size restrictions on the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Can I ride my bicycle on the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Is it scary to drive the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Can I see a glacier from the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

How much does it cost to drive the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Are there campgrounds located along the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Are services like gas, lodging, food and picnic areas available on the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

What is the speed limit on the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

What is the maximum elevation on the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Where can I see wildlife along the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

What kind of weather can I expect while driving?+

When is the best time of year to visit the park and travel along the Going-to-the-Sun Road?+

Does the park get really crowded in the summertime?+

Is there anyway to know how busy the park is before I enter?+

News from Glacier National Park Currently, 21.0 miles of the Going-to-the-Sun Road are open for travel.

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