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 4 months, 4 weeks 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 ...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days 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 1 month 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 5 months, 2 weeks 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 5 months, 2 weeks 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.

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
First Glacier Park cabin installed, Camas entrance up next

Slowly, but surely, a new cabin for Glacier National Park rolled out of the shop at the Columbia Falls High School last week. The cabin will be used to house...

Updated 7 months ago
Park plows working at Haystack Creek

Glacier National Park plow crews were expected to make it into the Haystack Creek area of the Going-to-the-Sun Road this week.

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
With snow cleared, Many Glacier Road work is now underway

Crews from Missouri River Contractors of Helena have begun work on the Many Glacier Road in Glacier National Park.

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks ago
In passing: Iversen, former superintendent of Glacier, banned snowmobiles in the Park

Former Glacier National Park superintendent Phillip R. Iversen died April 7 at his home in Kalispell with his family by his side.

Updated 8 months ago
LC Staffing awarded Glacier Park shuttle contract

LC Staffing will run Glacier National Park’s shuttle operation from its Columbia Falls office, the company and the Park Service announced last week.

Updated 8 months ago
Glacier Park will continue to plow roads, visitors or not

Glacier National Park is proceeding with snowplowing as planned, Jim Foster, chief of facilities management for the park, confirmed in an email Wednesday.

Updated 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Social distancing, Montana style

Last week I figured if I wrote another story on coronavirus I was going to be forced to tuck a napkin under my chin and eat my arm off.

Updated 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Trump now supports conservation funding, Senate responds

A recent tweet by President Donald Trump now has Montana’s Senate delegation back on track to pass permanent funding for the Land, Water and Conservation Fun...

Updated 9 months ago
Plan would expand cell phone service in Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park has released a scoping plan that would increase cell phone coverage in the park.

Updated 9 months, 1 week ago
Study catches Glacier’s elusive lynx — on camera

Alissa Anderson, a Washington State University graduate student, glimpsed over a hundred intimate moments of one of the most elusive cats in the Lower 48 dur...