Rising Sun Campground Glacier National Park Montana

Glacier National Park
West Glacier, Montana 59936
406 888-7800
Lat / Long:

48.69444, -113.52083

Rising Sun campground has 84 single-family campsites and is located in Glacier National Park where, “the mountains meet the prairies”. Campsites suitable for tents, trailers and RVs. Sites 49-89 are generator free. Each site also has a table, food storage locker, fire ring and grate.

The campground is first-come, first-serve. Amenities include drinking water, flush toilets and trash collection.

Campers at Rising Sun will enjoy beautiful sunrises in the morning with Red Eagle Mountain as a backdrop, and the campground serves as a convenient base camp to many day hikes located east of Logan Pass.

There is also a camp store, a restaurant and showers next to the campground. Boat tours on nearby St. Mary Lake are located near Rising Sun, and shuttle service is available at this location.

Other nearby campgrounds include Sprague Creek and Avalanche.


First Come, First Served

Campsite Types
  • ADA
  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer

June – September



# of Campsites:


  • Amphitheater
  • Bathhouse
  • BBQ Grills
  • Cafe
  • Camp Store
  • Campground Host
  • Campsite Tables
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Pit
  • Firewood Available
  • Gift Shop
  • Golden Age & Access Passports accepted
  • Grills
  • Pets OK
  • Picnic Tables
  • Recycling Center
  • Restaurant
  • Restrooms (Flush Toilets)
  • Showers
  • Trash Collection
  • Backpacking
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Creek
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Lake
  • Mountain Biking
  • Nature Trails
  • Photography
  • Picnicking
  • Ranger Program
  • Stargazing
  • Walking Trails
  • Wildlife Viewing

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