Glacier Park Lodge is located on the eastern gateway of the park. Glacier Park Lodge and Resort is a rustic western theme lodge that was built along the main line of the Burlington Northern Railroad, making it a perfect stopping point for visitors touring the park. The highlight of Glacier Park Lodge are the Huge Douglas fir pillars that are over 40 feet high and 40 inches in diameter that form the supports in the distinguished lobby. Glacier Park Lodge offers a heated outdoor swimming pool and a nine-hole golf course.
The Great Northern Dining Room maintains a Western theme in its menu of choice beef, barbecued ribs, chicken and fish entrées. A full breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner are available. Breakfast is served from 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., lunch is 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., and dinner is served from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Scenic Interpretive Red Bus Tours, 9 hole, long par 36 golf course, Glacier Cabaret evening entertainment, afternoon Children’s Workshop, boat cruise on Two Medicine Lake, horseback riding, Remedies day spa, shopping, hiking, fishing, pitch n' putt golf and an outdoor heated pool (pool open late June to late August).
The Empire Cafe
The Empire Cafe is open to the public daily starting at 6:30 in the morning. The Empire Cafe serves an assortment of coffee from Montana Coffee Traders, as well as custom prepared steamers, lattes, hot cocoa, italian soda's and more.
Casual attire is required so come and enjoy western cuisine with traditional local influences. Children’s menus and box lunches available.
The Empire Bar has a well-stocked bar and a TV, making this a popular social gathering place. It is open from 11:30 a.m. to midnight offering lunch and dinner menu items.
Enjoy a frosty pint of Montana micro-brew beer or glass of wine during lunch and dinner. The Restaurant seats on a first come first serve basis and does not accept reservations.
Enjoy looking at an antique collection while shopping for snacks and beverages, film, health & beauty aids that you forgot to pack, and reading material for the trip home.
You will find distinctive and varied merchandise at this “Native American Trading Post” featuring local Blackfeet crafts, as well as, our largest selection of Indian artifacts, jewelry, and music. Eye-catching Pendleton woolen blankets, including the much sought after National Park series blanket, are also on display here. Railroad buffs will not want to miss the extensive array of Great Northern Railroad memorabilia, artwork and souvenirs found at this location.
Enjoy a round on the oldest grass greens golf course in Montana built by the Great Northern Railroad in 1927 (9 Hole, long-par 36). The Golf Shop offers golf equipment and apparel Golf clubs and carts available for rent.