Scenic Floats

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See Glacier National Park from one of the most gorgeous stretches of river on the park’s border. This tour is an ideal family rafting trip and is designed to help your family find the natural interpretive experience you want from a visit to the Crown Jewel of the Continent! Our guides love to share the natural beauty of Glacier National Park with our guests, and it shows in their tours. Half-day and dinner options cover all the family rafting trip bases. Expect to see amazing scenery and wildlife as you float the river. Relax and let the guide show you why Montana is a favorite vacation destination for many. Plan your family rafting trip with Great Northern Rafting, and plan to make it an annual event!

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HALF DAY SCENIC FLOAT

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Rafting Times
10:45 & 2:45 (Resort Check-In Time)
Available Dates
May - September
Rates
Adult - $54.00 Child(12 and Under) - $44.00 Private Boat - $486.00 Private Trip - $594.00
Boat Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Highlight your vacation experience by venturing into a quiet, natural world full of wildlife, such as deer, elk, beaver, herons, ducks, geese, and raptors like osprey and bald eagles.

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Your experienced, friendly guide will share the colorful heritage of our early settlers and the history of Glacier National Park and of the Flathead River on your scenic river float.

This trip is a great opportunity for the whole family to enjoy the Flathead River and Glacier National Park and is a favorite for families with small children or senior citizens. This float starts right in West Glacier. From there we float a mild stretch of water, perfect for swimming, bird watching, or just relaxing.

Rafting Times
10:45 & 2:45 (Resort Check-In Time)
Available Dates
May - September
Rates

Adult - $54.00

Child(12 and Under) - $44.00

Private Boat - $486

Private Trip - $594/boat

Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Trip Duration
2 ½ to 3 ½ hours
River Miles
6 river miles
Age Limits
Ages 3 and up depending upon weather & river conditions
GreatNorthern-104

HALF DAY SCENIC With Dinner

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Rafting Times
2:45 (Resort Check-In Time)
Available Dates
June - Late August
Rates
Adult - $72.00 Child(12 and Under) - $62.00 Private Boat - $648.00 Private Trip - $792.00
Boat Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Experience the beauty of Montana on our Scenic Dinner Float. Enjoy stunning scenery and a gourmet riverside meal prepared by your guide on a beautiful and relaxing section of the Middle Fork of the Flathead River.

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Meals with Great Northern Resort are a special treat when out on a river adventure. Your fearless river guide/chef will prepare an amazing meal out of food and supplies that travel down the river with you. All of our food is originally prepared at the resort by Meg Lindberg from Earth Angel Organics. She specializes in gluten free pasta, but has extensive experience in producing amazing dairy free, vegan and vegetarian food also. Rest assured that although our food is healthy, it is definitely tasty! Our meats are sourced locally, we use organic vegetables whenever possible straight from our chef's own organic garden and our desserts are homemade. For those of you with food allergies, you have come to the right place!

This trip begins with a gorgeous scenic float. Along the way, your guide will prepare the perfect spot to enjoy good food while appreciating Glacier National Park, riverside. Dinner selections are steak, chicken, buffalo burger or vegetarian. Accompanying your dinner choice is an appetizer, a selection of fresh salads and a dessert. Make sure to tell the reservation staff which option you prefer.

*Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions: gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan, nut allergies, etc.

Rafting Times
2:45 (Resort Check-In Time)
Available Dates
June - August
Rates

Adult - $72.00

Child(12 and Under) - $62.00

Private Boat - $648

Private Trip - $792/boat

Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Trip Duration
3-5 hours
River Miles
6 river miles
Age Limits
Ages 3 and up depending upon weather & river conditions

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