Wednesday, April 14, 2021

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 3 weeks 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...

Updated 11 months, 1 week 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 11 months, 3 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year, 1 month 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 1 year, 1 month 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 1 year, 1 month 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...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Jury finds man guilty in Two Medicine DUI fatality

A federal jury last week convicted an East Glacier Park man accused of killing one passenger and seriously injuring a second passenger after he had been drinking and driving and crashed in Glacier National Park l...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Helena firm awarded Many Glacier Road contract

Missouri River Contractors, LLC of Helena was recently awarded the contract to rebuild the Many Glacier Road in Glacier National Park. The contract is for ju...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Talk on Sperry Chalet reopening is next week

Glacier National Park, in partnership with Glacier National Park Conservancy, announces a public event to celebrate the reopening of Sperry Chalet. The event...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Trump budget would cut Park Service jobs

President Trump’s proposed 2021 budget would cut overall funding for the National Park Service if it’s approved by Congress.

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Montana saw more visitors last year, but they spent less

Montana saw 12.6 million nonresident visitors in 2019 who spent $3.64 billion directly and contributed around $5 billion to the state’s overall economy, acco...

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Oral arguments made in Badger-Two Medicine appeal

Oral arguments for the last standing oil and gas lease in the Badger-Two Medicine area were the focus of a hearing Jan. 21 before the U.S. Court of Appeals f...