Polebridge in Glacier County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Overnight in the Wilderness
Historic Many Glacier Hotel
A blend of rustic materials ans Swiss chalet style, the hotel's architecture expresses the paradox of Glacier National Park tourism: the attempt to balance development with the forces of wilderness. The Swiss motifs grew out of a campaign to attract vacationers to “America's Alps.”
Location. 48° 47.797′ N, 113° 39.402′ W. Marker is in Polebridge, Montana, in Glacier County. Marker can be reached from Many Glacier Road (State Highway 3) 11.8 miles west of U.S. 89. Touch for map. Marker is located east of Many Glacier Hotel. Marker is in this post office area: Polebridge MT 59928, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. When the Glaciers Melt (a few steps from this marker); Horns (approx. 7.6 miles away).
More about this marker. The caption for the panel background
Also see . . .
1. Many Glacier Hotel. Glacier Park, Inc. (Submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Glacier National Park. U.S. National Park Service (Submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.