A Glacier Country Tourism partnership makes good sense. Thousands of businesses in Western Montana benefit from our marketing programs. Your business receives numerous benefits designed to help you, your community, our region and the state of Montana all succeed.
Partners include small and large businesses of all kinds—attractions, campgrounds, galleries, theater groups, hotels, golf courses, inns, outfitters, museums, resorts, restaurants, retail outlets and many more.
There’s strength in numbers. That’s one reason why joining Glacier Country Tourism as a marketing partner is an excellent, profitable business decision. Together, we can market our incredible attractions, communities, businesses and services to a vast audience for a fraction of what it would cost to do it alone.
By promoting Western Montana as a premier travel destination, we’re also benefiting our visitors; we’re showing them this authentic place we’re lucky enough to call home, and helping them make unforgettable memories.
Basic Partnership is available to any business in the Glacier Country Tourism region at no cost. Benefits include:
Text-only listing with business name, phone, address and live website link on GlacierMT.com.
Representation by travel counselors in more than 200,000 responses to phone, mail and internet inquiries a year.
Access to basic functionality: + Edit your basic listing + Submit events + Online payment + Order bulk travel guides + Access to partner badges and trade show leads.
Ability to add events on GlacierMT.com.
Ability to display the Glacier Country partner badge with backlink on your website and digital materials to add credibility and SEO benefits.
Partners of any level have exclusive opportunities not available elsewhere. See A La Carte Advertising chart for details and note Basic Partner pricing.
Lodging facilities have free access to all leads generated from travel trade shows—tourism gatherings that connect travel brands with tour operators, free independent travelers (FIT) and meeting planners from all over the world.
Signature Partnerships are designed to offer businesses our most popular and valuable marketing benefits. A Signature Partnership is available at just $250 per year regardless of company size, with a $50 discount if the partner has an active local chamber or CVB membership.
Signature Partnership includes all the benefits of a Basic Partnership, PLUS:
Each year, Glacier Country Tourism produces a full-color travel guide. As a Signature Partner, your business receives a featured listing under your community, making it easier for travelers to find you. + 150,000 printed guides + 70,000 digital guide views
GlacierMT.com receives more than 1.6 million unique visitors each year. A featured listing is searchable, organized by community and services provided, and includes: + Up to six photos + Business description + Contact information + Website and social media links + Extensive list of amenities + Itinerary builder inclusion + Microsite featured listing, if applicable (Weddings, Meetings + Conventions, Tour Operators).
Signature Partners can share travel deals and coupons on one of our most popular pages GlacierMT.com/deals to gain additional exposure.
Promote your business and region with iconic photos of Western Montana from our partner photo library.
Our robust Partner Center helps us keep our partners up to date. Log in to access: ad campaigns, board meeting notices, budget reports, forums, marketing updates, media plans, member profile edits, statistics and workshops.
As a partner of Glacier Country Tourism, you have exclusive opportunities not available anywhere else. While participation may involve additional fees, these benefits offer a tremendous value. Increase your reach with these partner exclusive promotions.
Partners can purchase display advertising in our annual travel guide.
Partners can purchase banner and premium advertising on glaciermt.com, our microsites and our consumer and B2B blogs. They can also purchase banners on our quarterly consumer email newsletters or those specific to the meetings or tour operator markets.
Partners can participate in our winter and warm season cooperatives to leverage our annual media placements to drive traffic to your website and receive a minimum of 20,000 leads per campaign.
Partners can purchase qualified leads from the 200,000 consumer leads we generate each year. Each lead costs $.10, and you can either request a certain number of leads or request a dollar amount worth of leads.
Glacier Country Tourism has been a valuable partner to the community-based work of our rural economic development organization. Their support and technical assistance has contributed to the success of Thompson Falls Main Street as a statewide model of planning and tourism infrastructure projects.