Glacier National Park News
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Glacier National Park 2024 Vehicle Reservations Open January 25
January 23, 2024 | 2:25 pm
WEST GLACIER, Mont. [January 23, 2024] – Glacier National Park reminds visitors that advance vehicle reservations become available on Recreation.gov starting January 25, 2024 at 8 a.m. Mountain Time. Vehicle reservations will be available on Recreation.gov through two types of booking windows; A portion of vehicle reservations will be available 120 days or approximately four months in advance on a daily rolling basis, beginning January 25 at 8 a.m. Mountain Time. Next day vehicle reservations will be available at 7 p.m. Mountain Time for next-day entry, starting May 23, 2024 on a daily rolling basis.
National Park Service and USDA Forest Service seek public input on proposed guidance for managing climbing, protecting natural and cultural resources in wilderness areas
December 7, 2023 | 12:49 pm
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service and the Department of the Interior’s National Park Service (NPS) are seeking public input on proposed guidance that would guide agency personnel in managing climbing opportunities on national forests, grasslands and parks. The public is invited to provide input on both agencies’ guidance through Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024.
Glacier National Park Adds Early Access Lotteries for 2024 Wilderness Permits
December 4, 2023 | 8:08 pm
Beginning in the spring of 2024, Glacier National Park will offer early access lotteries for wilderness camping advance reservations in collaboration with Recreation.gov.
Glacier National Park to Increase 2024 Frontcountry Campground Fee Rates
December 1, 2023 | 11:14 am
Glacier National Park is implementing fee rate changes to most frontcountry campgrounds in 2024 and Apgar Group Sites in 2025.
Glacier National Park Announces a Pilot Vehicle Reservation System in 2024
November 9, 2023 | 1:59 pm
Glacier National Park will implement a pilot vehicle reservation system in 2024, beginning May 24 for the west side of Going-to-the-Sun Road and North Fork and on July 1 for Many Glacier.
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park Announces 20th Annual Science and History Week
September 22, 2023 | 10:28 am
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park is hosting its Annual Science and History Week through a live webinar series offered October 3 to 6 at noon MDT on the Microsoft Teams webinar platform. Parks Canada and the US National Park Service have hosted an annual Science and History event together since 2004.
Glacier National Park Hosts 2023 Mount Brown Hawk Watch
September 12, 2023 | 3:02 pm
Glacier National Park will host its annual Mount Brown Hawk Watch Program on October 14 from 11 am to 3 pm near Lake McDonald Lodge. The event will begin at 11 am at the Golden Eagle interpretive sign near Jammer Joe’s Restaurant parking lot in the Lake McDonald Lodge area; snacks and hot beverages will be provided. Park biologists and volunteers will teach participants how to identify and count migrating raptors and answer questions about the integral role of raptors in our ecosystems, the risks they face, and why Glacier has started the Mount Brown Hawk Watch Program.
Glacier National Park Fall Operation Adjustments for 2023
September 1, 2023 | 4:57 pm
As the autumn season approaches, operations in the park will start winding down. On September 10, the park’s 2023 vehicle reservation pilot will end.
Remains of Climber Found on Reynolds Mountain
September 1, 2023 | 2:58 pm
The body of missing climber Adam Fuselier, a 32-year-old man from Castle Pines, Colorado, was found by NPS ground searchers at approximately 11 am today. Cause of death is still under investigation. The park and Fuselier’s family would like to thank visitors for calls to the tip line that directly contributed to finding Fuselier’s remains. Credible tips from hikers who had contact with Fuselier helped narrow the search area.
Search Underway in Glacier National Park for Missing Climber
August 31, 2023 | 9:59 am
Search efforts are underway in Glacier National Park for Adam Fuselier, a 32-year-old man from Castle Pines, Colorado missing since Tuesday.