Friday, March 24, 2023

Glacier Park

What's happening in Glacier Park today? For information and details regarding Glacier Park and featured stories about the area, see our articles below.

Updated 1 year, 4 months ago

In Glacier, a much different bear story

“Where’s Teddy?” Ben Pascal’s heart nearly stopped when his 5-year-old daughter Naomi asked him this simple que...

Updated 1 year, 12 months ago
Permits to park, one-way hiking on Highline Trail, just some of changes that could be coming to Glacier National Park

The plan could add more parking spaces inside the park, potentially make a portion of the popular Highline Trail a one-way hike, and ban most overnight parki...

Updated 2 years, 2 months ago
In Glacier Park, snowfields help mountain goats breathe easy

Coronavirus notwithstanding, a study of Glacier National Park’s mountain goats continued last summer.

Updated 2 years, 2 months ago
Glacier National Park Speaker series coming up

The annual Glacier National Park Volunteer Associates Winter Speaker Series brings three interesting and informative presenters during this challenging period in the park.

Updated 2 years, 2 months ago
Man charged in alleged Glacier Park rape

A Big Sky man faces federal charges of aggravated sexual abuse and sexual abuse for allegedly raping a woman near Lake McDonald last July.

Updated 2 years, 2 months ago
Glacier announces fee free days for 2021

Glacier National Park will waive its entrance fee on six days in 2021.

Updated 2 years, 2 months ago
A Dark Sky Defender

Iree Wheeler joined the ranks of this planet’s “Dark Sky Defenders” after receiving the distinction from the International Dark-Sky Association earlier this ...

Updated 2 years, 3 months ago
In Remembrance: Park Service salutes former employee who died of Covid-19

“He had a very lovely and contagious smile,” said Baker “If he smiled at you — which he always did — you couldn’t help but smile back. I mean, he just had a ...

Updated 2 years, 4 months ago
Teen ID’d in Glacier Park scuba accident death in Lake McDonald

The victim of a diving accident in Glacier National Park last week was identified as 18-year-old Linnea Rose Mills of Missoula.

Updated 2 years, 4 months ago
In Glacier, teen dies in scuba accident, another man hospitalized

An 18-year-old Missoula woman died in a scuba diving accident in Glacier National Park’s Lake McDonald Sunday.

Updated 2 years, 7 months ago
Wandering griz clears popular Glacier National Park Trail

A young single grizzly bear, who may have received a food reward from a hiker’s backpack, caused the closure of Avalanche Lake trail Thursday.

Updated 2 years, 7 months ago
Avalanche Allure: Visitors willing to park a mile away to visit lake

Glacier National Park visitors are parking beyond Redrocks pullout — more than a mile away — on Going-to-the-Sun Road in order to access the trailhead of one...

Updated 2 years, 8 months ago
Howe Ridge fire creates forest transformation

Two years ago the Howe Ridge Fire burned about 14,500 acres in Glacier National Park. The fire was infamous for its damage to Kelly’s Camp along the shores o...

Updated 2 years, 9 months ago
Conservancy looks to restore historic park structure

Glacier National Park Conservancy recently applied for a state grant totaling nearly $500,000 that would go toward the restoration of the historic Lulu Wheel...

Updated 2 years, 9 months ago
Researcher looking at climate change impacts on Middle Fork

While the climate as a whole is changing, Claire Rawlings Gilder wants to examine the ways just one part of our world is changing with it — our rivers.