Whether you’re already here, on your way or only dreaming about it - the options for adventure are seemingly endless in western Montana. The glacial-carved terrain, summer and fall wildflower-filled meadows, snow-fed streams and rivers and amazing winter wonders are waiting.
AVAILABLE 1 DECEMBER 2022 - 30 APRIL 2023: Nearly everything you need for a day of wilderness exploration in and around Glacier Country from day packs, snowshoes, trekking poles to bear spray.
RESERVE NOW FOR DATES STARTING 1 MAY 2023: Load up on tents, camp chairs, coolers, and other camping essentials and head into the front country for a few days of in-tents fun!
RESERVE NOW FOR DATES STARTING 1 MAY 2023: Get fully outfitted with ultralight high-quality gear to set foot on one of the many epic trails in Glacier National Park and surrounding areas.
AVAILABLE YEAR ROUND: Get your MT adventure started with an awesome Jeep from our partner Glacier Jeep Rentals (only a couple miles from our Wilderness Edge facility & the Kalispell airport).
How to Pull Off Your Last Minute Camping and Backpacking Trip to Glacier Country, Montana
Northwestern Montana’s natural wonders - big mountains, glaciated slopes, alpine lakes, wide meadows - definitely draw crowds. And for good reason! The area caters to a wide range of outdoor minded visitors, with tons of opportunities for all ages and skill levels. Hiking, skiing, mountain biking, and rock climbing are just a few of the activities you can pursue here!
Meet the Wilderness Edge
One stop shop for all your outfitting needs
Reserve everything you need in advance online and schedule pickup at the Wilderness Edge
Backpacking, camping, summer and winter day adventure gear
Select anything from the catalog and pick up with your rental
Buy fuel, bear spray, first-aid kits and other backcountry essentials at the Edge
Already in the area?
Just drive up to the Wilderness Edge and find everything you need for your adventure, 24/7. No reservation required.
If you want to grab an amazing meal, here is where you can do it
Our Area Partners
Find a guide service, outfitter, hiker shuttle and more. Our partners are trusted professionals and companies who we believe have the same respect for the wilderness and passion for helping people of all abilities explore it more safely and confidently.
The Glacier Institute provides a wide range of guided hikes, camps, and educational programs for all ages and abilities. From personalized hiking tours to kids' camps, and week-long nature courses, they promise to connect you with the natural world like never before and provide you with an experience you’ll never forget. GI believes you deserve to fall in love with the natural world and gain a little extra meaning you can carry with you throughout your life. Join them to make the most of your trip to Glacier Park.
The Glacier area's premier overland vehicle rental location. Glacier Jeep Rentals rents high quality-late model Jeeps and Yukon/Tahoes, fun side-by-side off-road vehicles, large pontoon boats, roof top tents, RightOnTrek camping sets and RightOnTrek adventure meals. Bring your Montana adventure to the next level, and access areas for camping and exploring that others rarely see, with a vehicle from Glacier Jeep Rentals in Columbia Falls.
The Glacier Outdoor Center is the retail storefront of the Glacier Raft Company. They are our premier partner in West Glacier, located just a couple miles from the West Entrance to Glacier National Park. GOC maintains RightOnTrek pickup / drop-off lockers for quick/easy gear access just outside their main entrance. Glacier Raft Company has an extensive use permit and can take you there if you want to raft or fish the Great Bear Wilderness, Middle Fork, North Fork, or Main Stem of the Flathead River.