Upper Kintla Lake is a 23.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Polebridge, Montana that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until September.

Length23.2 miElevation gain1,719 ftRoute typeOut & back
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Glacier National Park charges a fee to enter. Fees are $35 per vehicle (Winter: $25) or $30 per motorcycle (Winter: $20). If you are entering on foot, horse, or bike the fee is $20 per person (Winter: $15). You can also purchase a park specific annual pass for $70. Winter rates are in place 11/1-4/30. Boulder Pass Trail to the Upper Kintla Lake Campground and back the next day. The lakes are incredibly picturesque. There are bears in the area.

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Robert Wykoff
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Emily Gall
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Good two day backpacking trip. The waterfall is the coolest part of the whole thing. If you don't wanna do the 24 miles atleast make it to the waterfall, that could just be a day hike.

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Marco Martin
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Awesome trail and awesome campsite.

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Ben Aldritt
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Ben Aldritt
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Ed Wu
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Mark Wulf
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Lee W
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Clay Southworth
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Mat dos Santos
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Mike McInelly
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Daniel Richard
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Joshua Sahara
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Rob Solander
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Max Hacker
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