We were hiking a trail in Glacier National Park and there it was – a wolf, staring back at us. The encounter lasted 15 seconds, maybe even less, as the wolf turned and disappeared into the brush like a shadow. That’s a typical wolf encounter in Glacier National Park – fleeting – which, perhaps, makes it all the more memorable.
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.
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.
News & Features Glacier National Park officials are seeking the public’s help as they search for a missing man last seen on July 8 on the Highline Trail. According to a press release issued Wednesday evening, Mark Sinclair, 66, was last seen at approximately 2:30 p.m.