Explore. Enjoy. Engage—that is what the Crown of the Continent Discovery Center is all about. It is a place that brings people together and serves as a vehicle for educating visitors, promoting authentic experiences and protecting the regions distinctive values. The property offers to visitors of West Glacier a convenient one stop shop while focusing on sustained geotourism. The principles of geotourism are embedded throughout the Discovery Center, in fact there is an informational exhibit on sustained geotourism and the Crown of the Continent National Geographic Project right inside!
The Crown of the Continent Discovery Center features: horseback rides, coffee shop, an old fashioned ice cream parlor, activity booking center, informational exhibit, locally made wine, beer and spirits and unique gifts and outdoor gear focusing on made in Montana products wherever possible.
As the only brick and mortar presence associated with National Geographic Crown of the Continent project, the Discovery Center represents the final piece of the puzzle that aims to tell the whole story of the Crown of the Continent region.
The goal is to create authentic visitor experiences that will instill a deep appreciation and understanding of our special corner of the world!
Hours + Season of Operation
Overnight Pack Trips
Internet Access Wireless
Made In Montana Products
Major Credit Cards