We continue our journey with the idealistic members of the Park-to-Park tour as they leave the west side of Glacier National Park. After taking the train through the remainder of Glacier’s tour, they picked up their automobiles on September 14, 1920 to continue on to the next park, crossing into Idaho.
For National Park enthusiasts and adventurers who have a penchant for history, this is an especially gripping tale. During the time of WWI, when most of America’s roads and highways were still unpaved, a group of 12 people undertook the journey of a lifetime - a 5,000 mile, 76-day trip to America's National Parks.
The mountains of Grand Teton National Park rise above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain. The granite and gneiss composing the core of the Teton Range are some of the oldest rocks in North America, but the mountains are among the youngest in the world.