Glacier National Park 3: Many Glacier

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On a chilly, mid-September morning I ventured forth from St. Mary, on the east side of Glacier National Park, to the Many Glacier section of the park. Looking eastward upon the Great Plains, Many Glacier is essentially a “morning” part of the park. A road from the tiny community of Babb leads deep into a large crevice of towering peaks and richly blue, wind swept lakes:

That morning we got treated, as is often the case, to a spectacular sunrise spreading its magnificent color over the babbling waters of Swiftcurrent Creek:

The little creek that gushes out of Swiftcurrent Lake and flows into Lake Sherburne is one of the many attractions of Many Glacier:

On the next day I again ventured in the early morning to Many Glacier and captured a few more shots of the dawn emerging over Swiftcurrent Creek:

Another attraction of Many Glacier is the Many Glacier lodge, which rises above Swiftcurrent Lake:

And the interior of the lodge:

The road to Many Glacier, which passes Lake Sherburne, also presents plenty of scenery worthy of notice: