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Explore Glacier National Park’s Geology – Two Courses and Two Day Hikes

Are you ready to embark on an extraordinary geologic adventure in Glacier National Park? Look no further! The Glacier Institute is thrilled to offer two upcoming geology courses, along with two incredible day hikes to the Highline Trail and Two Medicine Valley. Read on to learn more about these exciting opportunities:

Two Medicine Valley Geology Course 

Join our expert geologist for an immersive journey into Two Medicine Valley’s geological wonders. Unearth the mysteries of ancient rock formations, witness glacial remnants, and uncover the geological forces that have shaped this breathtaking landscape. This course is a unique opportunity to deepen your knowledge and appreciation of Glacier National Park’s geological heritage.

Highline Trail Geology Course

 Embark on a geologic exploration along the world-renowned Highline Trail. Our knowledgeable geologist will guide you through the fascinating stories hidden within the park’s rocks. Gain insights into the geological processes that shaped Glacier National Park while enjoying the awe-inspiring views along this iconic trail. This course promises an unforgettable experience for geology enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

In addition to these remarkable courses, we also offer two thrilling day hikes:

Highline Trail Day Hike

 Lace up your boots and join us for a day hike along the famous Highline Trail. Witness the stunning vistas, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and immerse yourself in the geological wonders that surround you. This guided hike offers an opportunity to appreciate Glacier National Park’s remarkable biodiversity and scenic landscapes, all while learning about its fascinating geology.

Two Medicine Valley Day Hike

Experience the beauty of Two Medicine Valley on a day hike that combines natural splendor with geological exploration. Traverse the trails, marvel at ancient rock formations, and discover the remnants of glaciers that once carved this picturesque valley. Our knowledgeable guides will share insights into the geological processes that have shaped this incredible landscape.

Don’t miss out on these incredible opportunities to explore Glacier National Park’s geology and deepen your understanding of its natural wonders. We look forward to sharing this journey with you!