Rogers Pass National Historic Site, the cultural heart of Glacier National Park

Hike along the abandoned Canadian Pacific Railway line that in 1885 sliced through the Selkirk Mountains and connected a nation from coast-to-coast. Explore the stone ruins of a mountain resort once reached by horse-drawn carriage. Picnic among giant old-growth cedars. Ski-tour along deep powder trails. Sight black bears and mountain goats. Experience the unfolding of Canada’s past at Rogers Pass National Historic Site, the cultural heart of Glacier National Park.

Hours of operation

Open year-round
*Many visitor facilities are closed by snow from October to May

Rogers Pass Discovery Centre
Hours of operation


Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Contact us

Telephone: 250-837-7500

Emergency: 1-877-852-3100

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