RIVERSIDE DINING

RIVERSIDE DINING

Meals with Great Northern Resort are a special treat when out on a river adventure. Your river guide/chef will prepare an amazing meal with food and supplies that travel down river with you. All of our food is originally prepared fresh at the resort by our on-site chef and includes an appetizer, delicious salads and dessert to follow. Enjoy a hearty riverside meal to complete your experience on the river bordering Glacier National Park. Dinner choices include: Steak, chicken, buffalo burger or vegetarian.

HALF DAY WHITEWATER WITH DINNER

Rafting Times:

2:15pm (Resort Check-In Time)

Available Dates:

June through Late August

Rates:

Adult- $72.00

Child (12 and Under) - $59.00

Private Boat - $648.00

Private Trip - $729.00

Boat Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Our Whitewater Dinner Trip offers an exciting afternoon of whitewater paddling along the southern boundary of Glacier National Park followed by a delicious, freshly cooked evening meal on the river.

Our Whitewater Dinner Trip begins with 4 miles of relatively calm water that allows time for your guide to instruct you on boat safety and proper paddling technique as you paddle your way down the Middle Fork of the Flathead River. Once you enter the John Stevens Canyon you'll be ready for the exciting rapids ahead. After you've made your way through most of the rapids you will have worked up an appetite and will be ready for the hearty meal your guide will prepare for you. Majestic mountain scenery surrounds you as you enjoy your evening meal on the banks of the river. After dinner there is still 1 mile of river to float and beautiful scenery to take-in.

All of our food is originally prepared at the resort by Meg Lindberg from Earth Angel Organics. She specializes in gluten free pasta, but has extensive experience in producing amazing dairy free, vegan and vegetarian food also. Rest assured that although our food is healthy, it is definitely tasty! Our meats are sourced locally, we use organic vegetables whenever possible straight from our chef's own organic garden, and our desserts are homemade. For those of you with food allergies, you have come to the right place!

Make sure to check out the photos of your run through Bonecrusher when you get back to our main Chalet!

*Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions: gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan, nut allergies, etc.

Trip Duration:

4-5 hours depending on weather & river conditions.

River Rating & Rapids:

Class II-IV (Class III-IV in late May to early July; to moderate Class II-III later in the summer) Rapids Include: Tunnel, Bonecrusher, Toilet bowl, Big Squeeze, Screaming Right-hand Turn, Jaws, the Narrows, CBT, & Pump House.

River Miles:

8 river miles.

Age Limits:

Ages 5 & up - age is dependent upon weather & river conditions.

Dinner Choices:

Steak, chicken, buffalo burger or vegetarian.

SCENIC DINNER FLOAT

Rafting Times:

2:45pm (Resort Check-In Time)

Available Dates:

June through Late August

Rates:

Adult- $75.00

Child (12 and Under) - $65.00

Private Boat - $675.00

Private Trip - $825.00

Boat Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Experience the beauty of Montana on our Scenic Dinner Float. Enjoy stunning scenery and a gourmet riverside meal prepared by your guide on a beautiful and relaxing section of the Middle Fork of the Flathead River.

This trip begins with a gorgeous scenic float. Along the way, your guide will prepare the perfect spot to enjoy good food while appreciating Glacier National Park, riverside. Dinner selections are: steak, chicken, buffalo burger or a vegetarian option. Accompanying your dinner choice is an appetizer, a selection of fresh salads and dessert. Make sure to tell the reservation staff which option you prefer

Great Northern Resort believes in good food. All of our food is originally prepared fresh at the resort by our on-site chef. Our meats are sourced locally, we use organic vegetables whenever possible straight from our chef's own organic garden, and our desserts are homemade. For those of you with food allergies, you have come to the right place! Our chef, Meg Lindberg from Earth Angel Organics specializes in gluten free pasta, but has extensive experience in producing amazing dairy free, vegan and vegetarian food also. Rest assured that although our food is healthy, it is definitely tasty!

*Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions: gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan, nut allergies, etc.

Trip Duration:

4-5 hours depending on weather & river conditions.

River Miles:

6 river miles

Age Limits: 

Ages 3 & up - age is dependent on weather & river conditions.

FULL DAY ADVENTURE

Rafting Times:

10:15 (Resort Check-In Time)

Available Dates:

Early June through Late August

Rates:

Adult- $92.00

Child (12 and Under) - $79.00

Private Boat - $828.00

Private Trip - $1,012.00

Boat Prices do not include 7% service fee or gratuity

Our full-day trip is a great way to see more of Glacier National Park. This adventure begins with a stunning scenic float and then after a riverside lunch comes the true whitewater experience as you enter the John Stevens Canyon and paddle through exciting whitewater rapids.

Your guides have checked the weather and will have appropriate gear for you to handle the conditions in comfort. About half an hour later you will take a short ride up the river to an access site called Cascadilla.

This trip is wonderful because you get to float through Nyack Flats, a large area where the majority of the river flows through large gravel basins providing an incredibly diverse ecosystem. As you travel through the flats, the views into the backcountry of Glacier National Park and the Bob Marshall Wilderness are phenomenal! This is also a great area to see all sorts of wildlife.

Lunchtime consists of your fearless whitewater guide/river chef preparing a top-notch river spread. We offer steak, chicken, buffalo burgers, black bean burgers, or a pasta for your main course. Make sure to tell the reservation staff which you prefer. Accompanying your protein of choice is an appetizer, assortment of salads and a dessert. It would be great to list all of the items now, but they are whatever is fresh and in season in our chef's own organic garden.

After lunch comes the Whitewater!

Once you get to John Stevens Canyon the river picks up speed and your adventure really begins. You'll need all of that practice from upstream to execute the commands in the whitewater. With rapids like Bonecrusher, Jaws and the Notch (to name a few) your crew is sure to have an exciting time.

Once you see the Old Bridge, (The original route in to Glacier National Park) you are nearly there. There's about a mile left to the take out, followed by a short ride back to the Great Northern Resort where the Railway Cafe is sure to be cooking and the ice cream is nice and cold on a hot summer's day. Make sure to check out the photos of your run through Bonecrusher in our main Chalet!

*Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions: gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan, nut allergies, etc.

Trip Duration:

6-7 hours depending on the flow of the river.

River Rating & Rapids:

This trip offers a scenic and whitewater adventure (Class II-IV depending upon the time of year) Rapids Include: Tunnel, Bonecrusher, Toilet Bowl, Big Squeeze, Screaming Right-hand Turn, Jaws, The Narrows, CBT and Pump house.

River Miles:

15 river miles.

Age Limits:

Ages 5 & up - age is dependent upon weather & river conditions.

Lunch Choices:

Steak, chicken, buffalo burger or vegetarian.

HALF DAY SPORT RAFT

Rafting Times:

10:15, 11:15, 2:15pm, 3:15pm
(Resort check-in time)

Available Dates:

Mid June to late September

Rates:

Half Day - $81.00/person

Private Boat - $486*min 4 people, max 6

Price does not include fishing license, 7% service fee or gratuity.

This trip is for the daring paddler that wants a smaller boat and crew to make for a wilder whitewater experience!

Trip Duration:

2-2 1/2 hours in May - Mid June; 4 hours by late August- early September

River Rating & Rapids:

This trip offers a scenic and whitewater adventure (Class III-IV in Late May - Early July; to moderate Class II-III later in the summer) Rapids Include: Tunnel, Bonecrusher, Toilet Boil, The Big Squeeze, Screaming Right-Hand Turn, Jaws, The Narrows, CBT and Pumphouse.

River Miles:

8 river miles

Age Limits:

12 and up depending upon weather & river conditions

RIVERSIDE DINING GALLERY

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