Sunday, September 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 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Public has plenty of opinions on Glacier reservation system

There were plenty of ideas on Glacier National Park’s reservation system expressed during an open house in Colum...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Opinion: Hike to Sperry Chalet really a one star review? She took it to the test...

A one-star AllTrails review of the Sperry Trail to its namesake chalet by Chris Pike describes the adventure as, “Six miles of horse manure, sun-baked gravel...

Updated 1 month ago
Glacier will go ahead with Gunsight Lake project, adds whitefish

Glacier National Park will go ahead with an effort to remove non-native fish from Gunsight Lake, replacing them with native westslope cutthroat trout, mountain whitefish and bull trout.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Glacier National Park reached out for employee housing, people responded

Local homeowners answered the call from Glacier National Park officials earlier this year, leasing vacation rentals and apartments to National Park Service s...

Updated 1 year, 10 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 question on their way back from a trip to Glacie...

Updated 2 years, 6 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, 8 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, 8 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, 8 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, 8 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, 8 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, 9 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, 10 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, 10 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 3 years, 1 month 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.