National Geographic : 1927 Apr
The entrancing Gallatin Gateway THE glories of Yellowstone Park take on new meaning this year with our discovery of Gallatin Gateway! It is the great sensation of vacationlands. Savage wil derness and the refinements of civilization touch with startling picturesqueness. You may take the world famous Olympian or the Co lumbian over the trunk line of the Milwaukee Road direct to Gallatin Gateway. There you will find the splendid new Gallatin Gateway Inn. Comfortable motors of the Yellowstone Park Transpor tation Company will take you smoothly, with hardly a change of gears, directly to Old Faithful and the geysers, through gloriously fresh, un touched country of startling beauty. The thrill of discovery may be yours, for out of the mil lions of people in this country, only a few have yet been given the opportunity to pass through Gallatin Gateway! This year, the first full season of travel through Gallatin Gateway to Yel lowstone, we invite you to enjoy the rugged beauties of Gallatin Canyon, of brawl ing Gallatin River, of great mountains rising over i I,ooo feet by the motor trail. Bear, cougar, mountain goat and bighorn sheep inhabit the forests. SHORTEST AND MOST MODERN ROUTE Splendid TO THE accommodations PACIFIC ATND TIlE ORIENT The striking feature of this new way into Yellow stone Park is its great comfort. Your trip to the Gallatin Gateway by the Olympian or the Colum bian is a continued delight. The only electrified transcontinental railroad serving Yellowstone Park. At Gallatin Gateway station the new Gallatin Gateway Inn stands with the silver-green moun tains for a background, and charming Gallatin Valley, one of the most famous wheat sections in America, stretching in front. Meals are deli cious, much of the produce being crisp and fresh from neighboring farms and ranches. The spice of mountain air gives a zest to appetites. Every kind of sport may be enjoyed. Horse back riding. Mountain climbing and exploring. Fishing in snow-fed streams. Hunting. Motoring. The Yellowstone Park motor coaches are the best and most comfortable built. The fine new road upward through Gallatin gorge is not overcrowded with traffic. Instead you have the feeling of whirling through this glorious country with a few friends in your own private car. Everywhere provision has been made for your comfort. The cost is quite reasonable!