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Glacier Raft Company

106 Going-To-The-Sun Rd, West Glacier, MT 59936
+1 406-888-5454
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Awesome!

My family and I really enjoyed the half day rafting. We've been whitewater rafting before so knew... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachel L
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Newark, Delaware
Great way to see Montana

I would say this was the highlight of our two week trip to Glacier National Park. My 11 year old... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
VADocMom
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Front Royal, Virginia
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Located directly outside the West Entrance of Glacier National Park, we're West Glacier's most experienced rafting and fishing outfitter. We offer 1/2 day and full day whitewater, scenic and fishing adventures on the rivers that border Glacier National Park. We have the best safety record of any raft company in Glacier country. We're also the only Montana river outfitter with access to the Great Bear Wilderness and the Upper Middle Fork of the Flathead River. Give us a call and let our expert reservation staff help you book the perfect adventure for you and your family!
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106 Going-To-The-Sun Rd, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I really enjoyed the half day rafting. We've been whitewater rafting before so knew what to expect but we were still blown away by the amazing scenery, great food, and new friends! It was a perfect introduction to Glacier NP.

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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I would say this was the highlight of our two week trip to Glacier National Park. My 11 year old loved it, and even took our guides’s invitation to jump in the 55 degree water. We did a float that started around 11 am and...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Wife and I did a fork of the Flathead River with GRC and enjoyed it immensely. Some wildlife-eagles were the best- and great scenery along the route. We did the non white water trip as we had one of those and 34 years later did...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

River rafting on the Flathead River outside of Glacier National Park. Informative, fun guides - skilled in rafting - felt completely safe. Safety instructions prior to trip were excellent. Rapids can be more or less exciting depending upon the time of the summer & the...More

Thank Typical-60plus
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GlacierRaftCo, Owner at Glacier Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Typical-60plus, Thank you very much for your nice review. We are happy that you enjoyed your trip and felt safe as this is something that is very important to us. We hope to see you back again in the future. Warm Regards, Cassie Baldelli

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Although it was the end of the season and water levels were pretty low, we still had fun rafting trip with Glacier Raft. Our guide Russell was excellent: very knowledgeable, very low-key, and very good at making our trip as much as possible in light...More

Thank CoolRich59
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GlacierRaftCo, Owner at Glacier Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Coolrich59, Thank you for your kind review. Our river levels change throughout the season based on the run off and precipitation. This year we had a lot of snow but almost no rain all summer so the river was running a little low by...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

GRC provided us with a fun and exciting half-day rafting trip down the Middle Fork of the Flathead. They supplied and checked that we had the right kit for the conditions; we felt they took our safety seriously; and our rafting guide, Zac, as well...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We felt very lucky to fish the Flathead with Hilary as our guide. Her wise, patient counsel helped us catch fish and expand our knowledge. She even provided a kosher-friendly, gluten-free lunch that was perfect. We could not have imagined a better experience.

Thank rabbifgr
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Even though it was late season and the water level was down, we had a blast. This was a highlight of our trip, despite being in Glacier during the wild fires.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

From the minute Camille picked up the phone, I knew this was the rafting company for me! Shay was also so helpful advising me on attire and supplies. Our bus driver was so careful and also friendly. Colley was the most amazing guide! I felt...More

Thank KTJAL
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Trip was pleasant, but guide was not helpful and did not offer advice or untangle lines or offer any tips on fishing on the river. Would not book with them again for fishing.

Thank scuba4Pa
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Dblue40
31 May 2017|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
We booked ours well in advance but I think we could have just went and paid that day. They have lots of rafts and add more as needed. I know people were just showing up and paying for their trips when we were there. Your... More
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goshenmicky
14 May 2017|
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Response from Angie B | Reviewed this property |
We were there in early May, so 30 days before you. You'll be working that paddle, so between that and the wetsuit, we didn't feel cold at all. And it was sleeting during our trip (but it didn't matter -- was still amazing).
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David B
1 May 2017|
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Response from Cassie B |
Hi David, Typically we run trips through Sept. 15th (we require a six person min. to run our scenic and whitewater rafting trips). If you are looking for a rafting trip after that date we may be able to accommodate your... More
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