Adult Hikes & Tours


We make it stress-free and fun for adults to be outdoors in Glacier National Park!

Our expert hiking guides and naturalists will take the stress out of your multi-day vacation or day hike in Glacier National Park. We know all the best places to go. We also do all the driving, so you can sit back and enjoy some of the most incredible views on the planet! You also won’t have to deal with parking and vehicle permits.

For our multi-day adult hikes and educational programs, we also include lodging at Field Camp, three meals a day, and unlimited hot showers. All you have to do is show up at the airport and let us handle the rest. We promise you a stress-free trip that you’ll remember forever!

Exploring Glacier Park | 6-Day Guided Hike in September

Exploring Glacier Park | 6-Day Guided Hike in September

September 10-15, 2023: During this epic series of guided hikes, we promise you a week of camaraderie, learning, and world-class hiking that you will remember for the rest of your life. Join like-minded adventurers for a weeklong exploration of... [READ MORE]
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Exploring Glacier Park | 6-Day Guided Hikes in July

July 16-21, 2023: During this epic series of guided day hikes, we promise you 6 days of camaraderie, learning, and world-class hiking that you will remember for the rest of your life. Join like-minded adventurers for an exploration of the 'Crown... [READ MORE]

Fall Landscape Photography | 3-Day Educational Program

September 22-24, 2023: Using the iconic scenery of Glacier National Park as our canvas, we will dive into the fundamental techniques of shooting and editing landscape photographs. Students will engage in a mixture of classroom and field instruction... [READ MORE]

Fall Mushroom Foray | 2-Day Educational Program

September 23-24, 2023: This course will provide a thorough introduction to edible mushrooms and the role fungi play in the northern Rockies ecosystem. You will need no previous education in mycology to take this course, but since most fungi have... [READ MORE]

Finger Painting in Glacier Park Educational Program

July 7, 2023: Join us as we view Glacier National Park through an artistic lens. This course will explore the hands-on technique of finger painting. We as artists will put down our paint brushes and use our fingers as tools while deepening our... [READ MORE]
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Firebrand Pass Guided Day Hike

Step into the wild and undisturbed aspen parklands just below the Continental Divide. This outing will appeal to those that wish to get off the beaten path and experience a portion of Glacier that sees very few visitors each year. This full-day excursion... [READ MORE]

Fly Fishing for Beginners Educational Program

Multiple: Of the outdoor sports, fly fishing is arguably the most poetic. Over the past century, Montana's blue-ribbon trout streams have lured in explorers from all over the world. From beginners to active anglers, we invite you to come and increase... [READ MORE]
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Fly-Tying Class for Beginners

January 12, 2023: Join Joshua Gesler from True Water Fly shop as he teaches you the basics of fly tying. You will learn how to use vices, tying tools, and materials to create an amazing fly you can use in the beautiful rivers of the Flathead Valley.... [READ MORE]

Forest Bathing Workshop

Multiple: Forest bathing is a different way of experiencing the natural world than most people are used to. Best known for its health benefits, including stress reduction, forest bathing is also a nature connection practice. During this workshop,... [READ MORE]

Full Moon Snowshoe

February 4, 2023: "In every walk with nature one receives far more than they seek." - John Muir. Join the Glacier Institute staff as we bundle up, get our snowshoes ready and practice the simple and fulfilling skill of observation. With our Full... [READ MORE]

Geology of Two Medicine Valley – Guided Educational Hike

July 22, 2023: Glacier National Park is a geological marvel where opposing forces of nature have shaped the landscape over billions of years. This course will take place within the Two Medicine Valley, surrounded by glacially carved mountains... [READ MORE]

Glacier’s Grazers – Guided Educational Day Hike

September 2, 2023: During this one-day course, we will discuss in detail the ungulates of Glacier National Park, with emphasis on life histories, distribution, habitat requirements, and predator-prey relationships. There are six ungulate species... [READ MORE]