Safari-Inspired Tents Near Glacier National Park

2023 Dates: June 8th – September 11th 2024 Dates: June 6th – September 9th

Located just 7 miles from the west entrance to Glacier National Park, Under Canvas Glacier offers travelers a one-of-kind, upscale, outdoor experience in Montana’s “Big Sky Country.” Recognized as a ‘Top 20 Resort in the US – Pacific Northwest & West’ by Condé Nast Traveler, Under Canvas Glacier is designed in close connection to the surrounding wilderness, and is our only location with lofted treehouse canvas tents. Also enjoy our safari-inspired Suite Tents equipped with ensuite bathrooms, plush king-size beds with luxe linens and wood-burning stoves for cozying up after a day spent exploring Montana’s great outdoors.


"A nightly showing that would make Van Gogh jealous, Under Canvas Glacier takes “glamping” to the next level."
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Organic Bath Products

Upscale, organic bath products stocked in your ensuite bathroom


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Enjoy grills and picnic areas to cook your food for the perfect outdoor dining experience


Adventures Concierge

Let us help you plan the adventure of a lifetime



Live music, morning yoga, kids activities and more


USB Battery Packs

Charge your devices using our bedside battery packs


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Enjoy fast casual menu items from Embers Café embracing both seasonality and locally-sourced items.


Fire Pits & Smores

Nightly fires and complimentary s’mores available


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West Elm furnishings adourne our expansive lobby tents

Under Canvas Glacier is your hub for Big Sky Country adventures

Enjoy upscale, safari-inspired accommodations less than 10 minutes from Glacier National Park. Sleep under the stars in your very own treehouse with plush linens, an ensuite bathroom, wood-burning stove and more. Before retreating to your upscale accommodations, enjoy cooking dinner at our grills and picnic areas, grab a beverage from our lobby tent and make your very own S’mores around the campfire.


By Train

There is an Amtrak station at West Glacier.  Please visit Amtrak for more information.

From Columbia Falls:

Drive 10 miles east on Highway 2. You will pass Mile Marker 147. Continue another 0.6 miles then turn right (south) at Under Canvas® Glacier sign. (It is the next right after Glacier General Store)

From West Glacier:

Drive 5 miles west on Highway 2. You will pass Mile Marker 148. Continue 0.4 miles then turn left (south) at Under Canvas® Glacier sign (turnoff is opposite the Dew Drop Inn).

Camp Map

2023 Under Canvas Glacier Camp Map

Glacier Culinary Offerings

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View of Dining Space Under Canvas Glacier
Embers Café

Locally inspired, fast-casual food and beverage concepts for breakfast or dinner.

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S'mores at Under Canvas
Complimentary S'mores

For dessert, we let you become the chefs with our complimentary s'mores packs and nightly campfires.

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Grab N Go Food Options at Under Canvas
Grab-N-Go Options

On the run for a day full of adventures? Snag breakfast, lunch or snacks to enjoy on the road, or trail.

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Premium Coffee

Wake up and smell the coffee with premium espresso beverages.

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Choose from a selection of local wines, beers, and ciders to enjoy with dinner or around the campfire at night.


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Fly fishing
Fly Fishing

Montana is well known for its amazing fly fishing trips and experiencing this activity on the glacier blue-green waters of the Flathead River shouldn’t be missed!

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Whitewater rafting flathead river in the summer
Raft Dinner Trip

Enjoy stunning scenery and a gourmet riverside meal prepared by your guide on the Middle Fork of the Flathead River.

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Whitewater Rafting Flathead River
Whitewater Rafting

Enjoy rafting on the Flathead River with Class II-III rapids. Enjoy breathtaking views along the boundary of Glacier National Park along the way.

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Sport Rafting

The Wild and Scenic Middle Fork of the Flathead River offers thrilling whitewater rafting through the John F. Stevens Canyon on Class II-III rapids near Glacier National Park

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Driving Tours

Your Montana Adventure Awaits!

Under Canvas offers locations around some of the nations’s most extraordinary national parks and landscapes. Book your stay at Under Canvas Glacier and continue the adventure at Under Canvas Yellowstone, Under Canvas Mount Rushmore, Under Canvas Moab and beyond.

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