Sparkling streams fed by ancient glaciers and snow-cloaked mountains score forest and alpine meadow in postcard-worthy Glacier National Park, the permanent home of big bears and brilliant wildflowers and the popular retreat of outdoors enthusiasts.
As the Yellowstone River exits Yankee Jim Canyon it quickly becomes a peaceful giant, perfect for visitors looking to simply enjoy the scenery without chaotic whitewater fun. Wildlife sightings are frequent along this stretch and the mountain views are fantastic, with the Beartooth-Absaroka mountains to the east and the Gallatin Range to the west.
Commercially run half day trips on the Paradise Run leave several times a day and can easily be complimented with a trip to the hot springs located nearby either before or after the float.
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