By the Numbers

19,000  

Number of visitors in 1919

1.7 million

Number of visitors in 1999

3.09 million

Number of visitors in 2021

A Going-to-the-Sun Road Corridor Vehicle Reservation is required to access the corridor, from May 27 through September 11, 2022, from 6 am to 4 pm. Reservations will also be required during that time from 6am to 6pm to enter the North Fork area via the Polebridge Ranger Station.
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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park preserves more than a million acres of forests, alpine meadows and lakes with habitat for a wide variety of plant and animal life.

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Know Before You Go

  • Visitors with reservations for lodging, camping, commercial tours, etc. in areas located inside the West Entrance, Camas Entrance, and St. Mary Entrance do not need a vehicle reservation for the road corridor.

  • Going-to-the-Sun Road reservations can be made at recreation.gov

  • Vehicle reservations are not required for tribal members, landowners inside the vehicle reservation area and their guests, or visitors who enter by foot or bike.

  • Note: the park does not require reservations to access the Sun Road road corridor after 4pm or before 6am and reservations are not required for the North Fork entrance after 6 pm or before 6 am.

  • Vehicle reservations and service reservations do not guarantee parking spaces in popular areas. Expect congested and busy conditions throughout the park.

  • North Fork area reservations can be made at recreation.gov

Glacier Vehicle Reservation Area Map

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