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Beargrass Blooming Bountifully in the Flathead

By | July 11, 2019

Beargrass Blooming Bountifully in the Flathead – Flathead Beacon A waist-high galaxy of white orbs is stippling the slopes throughout the Flathead Valley, where a mass outbreak of the native wildflower “beargrass” is underway, a sight so mesmerizing it’s been known to cause beargrass jams along Glacier National Park’s scenic roadways.

Glacier Visitation Down 2.2 Percent in June

By | July 11, 2019

Glacier Visitation Down 2.2 Percent in June – Flathead Beacon News & Features Visitation in Glacier National Park was down 2.2 percent in June compared to the same month last year. According to statistics released by the National Park Service on Tuesday, 544,088 people visited the park this June, down from 556,304 in June 2018.