If you’re looking for the perfect getaway that offers incredible amenities and a 1 million-acre backyard full of exceptional beauty, trails, and wildlife, look no further.  At West Glacier Cabin, we offer guests perfect access to the beauty of nature in GNP.  Renting a cabin inside Glacier National Park is a fantastic idea. Of course, you’re close to everything but when you stay with us you have some wonderful big amenities.

Most importantly, you don’t have to worry about schedules or weather when you want to kayak, paddleboard or bike the trails?  Why?

Because we have 3 kayaks, 2 standup paddleboards, 2 E-bikes and 2 mountain bikes that are included in your stay

Glacier National Park in Northwest Montana. West Glacier Bear Cabin is a 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom in Apgar Village and Lake McDonald in West Glacier

E-bikes, Mtn Bikes, Kayaks & Paddleboards Are Included in Your Stay at West Glacier Bear Cabin

You can start your day kayaking on Lake McDonald to see the sunrise or kayak mid-day when it’s warm and splash each other during a battle of the kayaks. We have life vests for adults and kids in the cabin, beach towels, along with bike helmets for when you want to hit the trails too. Can you see that you have a whole vacation packed into one great little cabin at Apgar Village.

Kayaking at Lake McDonald. Stay at Glacier Bear Condo or Glacier Bear Cabin for your next vacation

At West Glacier Bear Cabin,  It Is All About the Extra Amenities For Our Guests

We’re not talking about soap, shampoo, towels & linens and coffee pot, which we have.  It’s about things like not having to buy bear spray.  We have that for you!  And, we also have a cooler, backpacks, daypacks and hiking poles for our guests. Instead of worrying about things you forgot, we hope we have you covered with all the extras.

At West Glacier Cabin, Don and I focused on our vacation memories growing up with each of our families. What makes it easy, what makes you laugh and what makes it memorable. We always came back to family time. We have a screened in porch and lots of fun games for families, adults and kids.

And, our notable blue chairs by the fire pit are where you can really kick back at the end of your day. And yes, we have s’mores sticks! See? It’s the little things we tried to think of that guests would like.

West Glacier Bear Cabin is a 2 bedroom 1 bath cottage in Apgar Village in West Glacier National Park. Great perks like kayaks and paddleboards and e-bikes on-site

Our Blue Chairs and Firepit are Ready for S’mores & Stories

Oh, and if you’re worried about getting kayaks to Lake McDonald, we have carts to roll them there.  Our fantastic guests have left their suggestions for hiking trails and things they encountered and might see in our Glacier Bear Hiking Journal, so take a look.

Glacier National Park Rules for Driving The Going To The Sun Road. Stay at West Glacier Bear Cabin So You're Close To All the Beauty, Trails & Scenery INSIDE Glacier.

When you come, you will need a Park pass at the gate. And, if you want to get drive the Going-To-The-Sun-Road, you can either go before 6am or after 3pm. Between those times, you will need a Vehicle Reservation. Click HERE for more information on that.  The rules changed for 2024 and sadly, the rules and policies are beyond our control so please plan ahead.

Do you need more information about Glacier National Park? Click HERE to be taken to the Park’s service page. Here, you’ll learn about its history, size, wildlife, and maps.

Do you need more information? Don has some great information if you need suggestions or recommendations or visit our GNP page HERE

Also, we are one of the few places in park that actually has air conditioning. it’s a huge perk on hot summer days.




Glacier Bear Condo located on Big Mountain in Whitefish. Immaculate and pristine this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath chalet is open year round and is a sister location to Glacier Bear Cabin inside Glacier National Park

Glacier Bear Condo is a true ski-in ski-out chalet on Whitefish Mountain

You can visit our sister location, Glacier Bear Condo on Whitefish Mountain. Yes, we are a TRUE SLOPESIDE location where you are right on the Tenderfoot ski run. Of course, you’ll love looking out the kitchen window in the newer construction building and see the ski lift. In fact, you are close enough to wave hello to your family or friends.  And, when we say ski-in ski-out, we mean it!  As a matter of fact, just take a look at these pictures!

This mountain modern chalet is a 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath with a private deck and private hot tub.

As a bonus, Glacier Bear Condo is located about 12 minutes from downtown Whitefish, 45 minutes to Glacier National Park. And, it’s just 45 minutes to Bigfork or Flathead Lake and just 20 minutes to Kalispell.  So, it’s an ideal launching point for your vacation. And, there are king beds in each bedroom with a cool built-in bunk for the kiddos in 2nd bedroom.  Additionally, there are adorable twinkling lights for the top bunker are included!

Glacier Bear Condo on Big Mountain. A True slope location for your Whitefish Vacation.So, click HERE for more info on the accommodations and photos.

Of course, you can choose one location or both! **Yes, discounts are available if you want to stay at both properties**

West Glacier Cabin in Apgar Village and Lake McDonald 2 Bedroom 1 bath Cabin Inside Glacier National Park