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Great Northern Rafting

12127 Hwy 2 E, West Glacier, MT 59936
+1 406-387-5340
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Scenic float

It was my son's first time rafting so we chose an easy trip. Our guide was Jen. She was very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KathySiddons
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Yucca Valley, California
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Great raft ride!

Awesome time! Don't go here! No really! I don't want them to get so busy the rafting experience... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mnbb
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Enjoy the rugged scenery while floating the glacial fed Flathead River that defines the southern boundary of Glacier National Park. Let our experienced river guides navigate you down eight miles of Class II-IV rapids on the Middle Fork, entertain you on a scenic float or advise you on the right fly to hook a world-class Cutthroat Trout. Great Northern Resort is located 1 mile from the West entrance to Glacier National Park.
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12127 Hwy 2 E, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my son's first time rafting so we chose an easy trip. Our guide was Jen. She was very friendly and knowledgeable. We felt safe and enjoyed our experience. Here's my only complaint. The brochure stated it was a 1 to 2 hour float,...More

Thank KathySiddons
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience! I am so glad you enjoyed your trip! I apologize that your trip was a little faster than usual, with the river being an untamed, free flowing river, our times are our best estimates...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome time! Don't go here! No really! I don't want them to get so busy the rafting experience changes. My wife, Sister in law, brother and I went on a dinner rafting trip the last week of June 2017. Kayla was our guide, "We Love...More

Thank Mnbb
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you to the Benjaminson family! Nice review!! I am glad you enjoyed your trip with Kayla and Great Northern! I will pass on your nice words! Come back to see us!! Kyle Arneson Great Northern Resort Office Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went white water rafting with my brother and friend on a hour and a half adventure that was exciting from start to finish. Our guide Kayla was very patient and informative and really made our day a blast, We had a trainee on the...More

Thank margaritad32017
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there! Thanks for the awesome review! I will pass on your kind words to the owners and the team! We look forward to your (many) next visits! Enjoy the rest of your summer! Kyle Arneson Great Northern Resort

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The raft guides were very personable and they made the trip very fun. Our guide was Chloe, and she was very knowledgeable and a great raft guide. I've been on many guided trips and could tell she is an expert. The Kayaks also look very...More

Thank Chris G
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Glad you had such a great time! I will pass on your awesome review to the team! Thanks for sharing your experience with the world! Chloe is a rock-star guide who is passionate about the river and what she does! We all look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did a scenic raft trip with my family. It was beautiful, peaceful and fun! Marissa was an awesome guide who even let our daughter paddle a bit. It made her day!More

Thank Audrey L
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I am so glad your group enjoyed your trip with Marisa and Great Northern! We always love great feedback and I will be sure to share it with the team! Thank you for taking the time out of your day to review us!! Be sure...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent experience! Staff was more than accommodating, arranging for an additional boat for our group to join another the following afternoon. We had Cole as our captain, with Emily as protege, Kayla was the other. Between the three of them we had a great balance...More

Thank Aoetting
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello and thanks for your kind review! We pride ourselves on our great staff and all that they do to ensure that our guests have a great time while in Montana. I will pass on your kind words to the team! We are glad you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are a couple of competitors but chose this one for rafting, overnight camping, fishing , paddle boarding ... and the list goes on. If you can do it in Glacier they have it and do it best. Best prices, equipment and people You will...More

Thank Kwheatleyiii
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wow! Thanks for such a nice review! You have our team smiling from ear to ear! We are glad you enjoyed yourself and hope you keep coming back to see us! Thanks again for taking the time to share with the world how awesome we...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area with a great rafting guide kayla stephens. Her knowledge and expertise of the area is top notch. Thanks for the memories 👍🚣

Thank Kent S
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your review! I will pass on your nice words to the team and Kayla. Hopefully we will see you on the river again soon! Kyle Arneson Great Northern Resort Office Manager

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Kayla Stephen's was an amazing raft guide we had a great experience whitewater rafting with her. She kept us safe and my kids safe the kids had the best time for their first rafting experience. We got super soaked and the view was amazing. Thank...More

Thank Leonard G
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your review of your experience- I will pass on your kind words to Kayla and the team! Please come back to see us again soon! Kyle Arneson Great Northern Resort Office Manager

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much to everyone at Great Northern who took the time to set up an after hours raft for us at the Travel Alberta VIC in West Glacier! We had a lot of fun even with the hail, thunder, wind and lightening! Kayla...More

1  Thank Haskbabe
GreatNorthern2010, Front Office Manager at Great Northern Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey neighbor! So glad you enjoyed your trip with Kayla! Thanks for your partnership and support! Come back down the river with us again soon! Kyle Arneson Office Manager Great Northern Resort

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211joanb
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Response from Megan G | Reviewed this property |
for a half day which turned out to be 2/5 hours it was about $60 a person. It depends how swiftly the river is running as to how long it will take. I felt it was a reasonable price with a reputable company.
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