Short & Easy Hikes in Glacier Park: Our Ten Favorite



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Short & Easy Hikes in Glacier Park: Our Ten Favorite
We’ve hiked every trail in Glacier National Park, and we feel that Glacier Park provides some of the best day hikes and overnight backpacking adventures in the world.  No matter what type of trail you are looking for, and no matter what level of difficulty, Glacier Park has the perfect trail(s) for you.  For those of you who are interested in gorgeous Glacier Park day hikes that are very easy short, and yet provides hikers with spectacular scenery, then you’ve come to the right place…

We’ve just completed a page that outlines our Top Ten Favorite Short and Easy Hikes in Glacier National Park.  And even though they’re short and they’re easy without much elevation gain, the rewards are huge.  You will enjoy every single one of these hikes!

The  following Short & Easy Glacier Park Hikes are not listed in any particular order…

Trail of the Cedars

Red Rock Falls / Fisher Cap Lake

Grinnell Lake

Sun Point

Swiftcurrent Lake Loop Trail

Trick Falls

St. Mary Falls / Virginia Falls

Hidden Lake Trail

Highline Trail

South Shore Trail, Two Medicine Lake

Again, the great thing about these wonderful Glacier Park Day Hikes is even though they are quite short and do not require a lot of elevation gain, the scenery is fantastic and the hikes are extremely rewarding.

And here’s some more wonderful short and easy Glacier National Park hikes that didn’t make the top ten list but should have….

Avalanche Lake

South Shore Lake Josephine Trail

North Shore Lake Josephine Trail

Baring Falls

Bowman Lake Trail

North Shore Kintla Lake Trail

Johns Lake Loop Trail (coming soon)

So for those of you who are looking for some high quality Glacier National Park Hikes, and yet don’t want to deal with a 25 mile day or a lot of elevation gain, then these trails that we’ve just listed are perfect for you!

To visit this new page detailing our favorite short and easy Glacier Park hikes, click here.

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