A Montana Spring

We are so excited, it finally looks like Spring has arrived to West Glacier! We have so many exciting things going on that we need to share them with you.


Great Northern Railway Café presents Oso Catering!

Great Northern presents Eric and Sarah of Oso Catering!
Oso Catering is a food concession and catering company with a smoking habit. Our delicious apple-wood smoked meats are combined with fresh ingredients and sauces to create unique and delicious dishes. It’s not BBQ style, its Oso style!

Eat lunch in glacier surrounded by history and scenery. Meals are […]

Winter in Northwest Montana

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So what were we up to all winter? Northwest Montana is gorgeous in the winter covered with a fluffy, white blanket of snow. The pace of life slows down a little, which we very much enjoy after a fun, busy summer! However, we do stay busy with upcoming summer reservations and projects, such as new websites and construction.

New Websites!

I hope everyone likes the new websites! Carl (General Manager/River School Head Instructor), Kelsey (Wedding & Events Coordinator/Marketing) and Jordan (Office Manager) have all been very busy writing all the content and making sure the websites […]


Fly Fishing Season Begins in Earnest!

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Westslope Cutthroat Trout from Ted’s latest fishing expedition.
This is the time of year our raft guides, who are also fly fishing guides get very excited about. The Middle Fork of the Flathead river is very clear (with a beautiful glacial teal color), so you can definitely see the fish you are trying to catch! A good pair of polarized lenses will just help you further (in case you are interested, most of our guides use Smiths). The nights are colder now, so the trout are much more active during the day. This translates into […]


Middle Fork of the Flathead, Glacier National Park – The Whitewater is so Much Fun Right Now!

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Wondering what the river is running like this time of year? There is plenty of water right now; the Middle Fork’s class II and III rapids are out and still offering rafters a great ride. Rapids like Screaming Right, Bonecrusher, and Repeater are at their best right now. Check out these photos from the Bonecrusher rapids to see for yourself!
Raft going through Bone Crusher Rapid at Glacier National Park
Inflatable Kayak going through Bone Crusher Rapid at Glacier National Park

Customers in a Double Inflatable Kayak Enjoying the Rapid

If you’re looking for something that will make […]