View With A Room, Glacier's Historic Hotels & Chalets


Glacier's Historic Hotels and Chalets.

By Ray Djuff and Chris Morrison.

Rustic hostelries with grand-hotel amenities and primitive but charming chalets greeted guests who rode the Great Northern Railway to Glacier National Park and Waterton Lakes National Park early in the twentieth century. Here are their stories, filled with anecdotes and quotations from guest and staff. This unique book covers history of the Great Northern Railway in both parks, in addition to the histories of:  Belton Chalets, Cut Bank Chalets, Glacier Park Lodge, Goathaunt Chalet, Going-to-the-Sun Chalets, Granite Park Chalets, Gunsight Chalets, Lake McDonald Lodge, Many Glacier Hotel, Prince of Wales Hotel, Rising Sun Auto Cabins, St. Mary Chalets, Sperry Chalets, Swiftcurrent Auto Cabins and Two Medicine Chalets.  Generously illustrated with color photographs of Great Northern promotional materials as well as black and white photographs of guests and staff at play and work.

Softcover, 168 pages.