Hike to Hidden Lake in Glacier National Park

2.7 Miles Round Trip - 540 ft gain - Out-and-Back Trail

Hidden Lake Trail, MT - Search Nearby - Added by Allie Rippe

This is a stunning and easily accessible hike. It is only a short hike to the hidden lake overlook from Logan Pass.

Starting from the Logan Pass Visitor Center, you climb a small stairway through fields of wildflowers called "the hanging gardens". The trail mainly follows a boardwalk which comes to an end at the overlook. If you wish to hike down to the lake, it is a bit more demanding. It is about 1 more mile down and you will descend almost 800 feet. You can commonly see mountain goats on this hike as well as other animals like marmots and grizzly bears (bring your bear spray).

Tags

Photography
Hiking
Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Groups
Lake
Romantic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Details

2.7 Miles
540 ft elevation gain
Out-and-Back Trail

Stay Nearby

Saint Mary, Montana

St. Mary / East Glacier KOA

West Glacier, Montana

West Glacier KOA

Coram, Montana

Under Canvas Glacier

From $99/night

Whitefish, Montana

Whitefish / Kalispell North KOA

Nearby Adventures

Hike to Hidden Lake Overlook

2.7 Miles Round Trip

Hike and Climb Mt. Oberlin

4 Miles Round Trip - 1500 ft gain

Hike Dragon's Tail Ridge

3 Miles Round Trip - 1800 ft gain

More Nearby Adventures

Reviews

Leave a Review

Overall rating:  Rate this Adventure

Have you done this adventure? Leave a review!

Discover your #MontanaMoment

Montana is easy to get to, and hard to leave. It's the backdrop to your adventures — mountains and valleys, bears and bison, waterfalls and trout streams — all of it will simply leave you in awe. Check out more at VISITMT.COM