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Avalanche Creek Campground


  • Glacier
  • National Park Campground
Avalanche Campground in located in one of the most popular sections of Glacier National Park west of the Continental Divide.

The campground is situated within old growth cedar and hemlock trees, keeping the area cool during the summer months. The campground accommodates tent and RV campers, however only 50 sites will accommodate vehicle lengths up to 26 feet. Potable water is accessible in the campground, and restroom facilities are equipped with flush toilets and sinks with running water.

Bring your hiking boots and binoculars if you are staying at Avalanche Campground. Two popular day hikes, Trail of the Cedars, and Avalanche Lake, afford visitors spectacular scenery and glimpses of birds and wildlife that inhabit the area. Plant enthusiasts will appreciate the diverse species of flora.

Be sure to check out many of the evening programs with a ranger at the Avalanche Amphitheater, just a short stroll from the campground.

Sites are on a first-come, first-serve basis.

87 sites with 50 sites that can accommodate up to 26 foot RV or truck and trailer combination.

Please limit your stay to 7 days.

Groceries and restaurants are approximately 6 miles south at Lake McDonald Lodge.
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Mailing Address
Glacier National Park
PO Box 128
West Glacier, MT 59936
Payment Methods
Cash, Discover, Master Card, Visa
Special direction map

Special Directions

Avalanche Creek Campground is located 15.7 miles from the West Entrance on Going-to-the-Sun Road.