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Address: US Highway 2 Essex, Glacier National Park, MT
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Scenic hiking trail in the Walton area of Glacier National Park.

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The view is amazing, it is a fire lookout after all!

Because you are hiking to a fire lookout, the trail is mostly uphill (lots of switchbacks) but the view from there make the hike well-worth it! Be sure to bring water, especially... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
Crissy B
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Sweetgrass, Montana
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Because you are hiking to a fire lookout, the trail is mostly uphill (lots of switchbacks) but the view from there make the hike well-worth it! Be sure to bring water, especially during the summer and fall, as there aren't any streams or creeks along the way (or if there are, they dry up very early in the season). And... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

This was a tough hike for flat landers like ourselves but the pay off at the end was well worth it.Tremendous views in all directions.The outhouse at the top has the best view of any outhouse that I have ever seen.

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Reviewed 4 July 2013

This is a nice hiking trail. The highlight for us was the swinging bridge on the trail. Only one hiker is advised to cross at a time, however! Very beautiful!

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