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Address: Along Garden Wall, Glacier National Park, MT

A popular hiking trail with phenomenal views.

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An In-and-Out From Logan Summit is Better Than the Entire Trail!

We don't enjoy the lower part of the Highline Trail from the Loop. Its boring and a little difficult for what it offers. If you start from the Loop, you may give up and not hike... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kalispell, Montana
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Kalispell, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 803 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We don't enjoy the lower part of the Highline Trail from the Loop. Its boring and a little difficult for what it offers. If you start from the Loop, you may give up and not hike the trail at all. On the other hand hiking the Highline from Logan Summit to at least Haystack and back is gorgeous in both... More 

3 Thank MaryEllenM27
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My Husband and I are big travelers and often plan our trips around hiking. We did multiple hikes on our recent visit to Glacier and the Highline was our favorite. This is a long hike (one direction) that required a little forethought as we were catching the park shuttle bus at the end to take us back to our car.... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We didn't even go all the way on the trail but saw big horns, mountain goats and a bear. The views are incredible. It does have section that is along a narrow cliff edge that may not be for everybody. We started at Logan Pass and from there it is mostly downhill except for one fairly steep uphill.

Thank jnobz
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

First things first- if you are wanting to access this trail from Logan's Pass and intend to drive, GET THERE EARLY! We got there around 6 45 AM, and the parking lot was probably already half way full. We did the Hidden Lake Trail after waiting for it to warm up a bit (probably my favorite hike I went on... More 

3 Thank Matt G
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This hike was incredibly beautiful and boasts some of the best views of the park! We started from Logan pass and visited in late August 2012. I will caution that my father and I were not completely prepared for the physical demands of this hike and only made it 4-5 miles in before we had to turn around. I will... More 

5 Thank Angela L
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough about this trail. It is one of the more amazing things I have done in my life. Some parts are more challenging, but the reward is well worth it. At one point you are walking along the face of a wall that has views that I have never seen anything like. It is truly spectacular. You... More 

4 Thank GatorGirl428
Uniontown, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This was a very unique hike. I'm not crazy about heights, but my husband really wanted to do it and I am glad we did. If you don't like dropoffs, this hike may not be for you, though. We did see quite a few big horned sheep, a mountain goat, and no grizzlies, so I was thrilled about that. The... More 

2 Thank Ann S
Marne, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a must do hike . We hiked it Labor Day. It was chilly & foggy in the morning which made it feel ominous . We hiked from Logan pass twd. Granite park chalet / this direction is for the most part downhill except for one section with some steep switchbacks but very doable if you are in decent... More 

1 Thank Joaner1
Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Hit this at the perfect time of year. Trail took longer to hike than it should have because there were so many pictures to take. Use the park shuttle system to do the entire length.

2 Thank Artie P
Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Highline Trail is one of the most spectacular, unique and adventurous hikes in Glacier National Park as it follows along the Continental Divide and offers dramatic and breathtaking views. My mother and I hiked a portion of the Highline Trail in early September. It was very cloudy, windy, raining and freezing cold during my visit and the weather was... More 

2 Thank BrittanysTravels

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