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Glacier National Park


Services for persons with disabilities

Hemlock Grove trail Hemlock Grove trail
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During the snow-free season (generally May to October), the Illecillewaet Campground, Abandoned Rails Trail and the Summit of Rogers Pass Picnic Area are all accessible to persons with disabilities. The Hemlock Grove Boardwalk and Picnic Area in Glacier National Park has been designed to barrier free standards. An all terrain wheelchair is available for loan at the Illecillewaet Campground welcome station. During the spring and winter, the Rogers Pass Discovery Centre is the only facility in Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks that meets barrier-free standards.

All facilities listed meet wheelchair accessibility standards.


General Information

Voice/TTY (press space bar): (250) 837-7500
Fax: (250) 837-7536


Rogers Pass Centre

  • Theatre
  • Tactile topographical map of area
  • All-terrain wheelchair (manually operated by a companion) is available at the Illecillewaet Campground
  • Accessible washrooms
  • Wheelchair available for use in the centre

Summit of Rogers Pass

  • Picnic area and accessible outhouse

Hemlock Grove Boardwalk

  • Picnic area
  • Trail with interpretive panels (300 m, paved and boardwalk, up to 8% slopes)
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities

Sir Donald Picnic Area

  • Picnic area and accessible outhouse

Loop Brook Trailhead

  • Accessible washrooms

Illecillewaet Campground

  • Accessible campsites and washrooms


Watch this fun video showing the accessibility of Hemlock Grove Boardwalk