Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Glacier

Enjoy the opera and other features of Glacier. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the hiking, skiing and mountain views. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Glacier

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Travelers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Glacier a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cultus Lake Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Cultus Lake Waterpark (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Tap-Ins Putting Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Castle Fun Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Mount Baker Ski Area (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Ledgeview Golf and Country Club (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Glacier

Travelers enjoy Glacier for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in December, February, January or October, when snowfall averages 11.75 inches and temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glacier

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Glacier. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Baker (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Chilliwack River Provincial Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Glen Echo Garden (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Baker Lake (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Glacier

The nearest airport is in Abbotsford, BC (YXX-Abbotsford Intl.), located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Bellingham, WA (BLI-Bellingham Intl.), which is 25.6 mi (41.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Glacier?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 595 vacation rentals near Glacier. From 70 Cabins to 372 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Glacier for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Glacier?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Glacier. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Heliotrope Ridge Trail: 670 vacation rentals
  • Cultus Lake Park: 145 vacation rentals
  • Mount Baker Ski Area: 645 vacation rentals
  • Cultus Lake Waterpark: 145 vacation rentals
  • Chilliwack River Provincial Park: 132 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glacier listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Glacier?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 70 Cabins in Glacier. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glacier include:

  • Houses: 372 rentals available
  • Cottages: 70 rentals available
  • Chalets: 13 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Glacier?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 221 vacation rentals with pool available in Glacier. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.