Tag Archives: Glacier National Park

Tent Ban Continues in Many Glacier Due to Grizzly Bear Activity

By | July 12, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that a trout-stealing grizzly bear has prompted camping restrictions at one of Glacier National Park’s most popular front-country campgrounds, where park officials have enacted a temporary ban on tents and soft-sided campers in the midst of what’s predicted to be a record-breaking month for visitation. Read the full story here.

Sperry Chalet Reconstruction Begins

By | July 11, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that reconstruction of Sperry Chalet began July 9 in the high country of Glacier National Park, where wildfire destroyed the iconic dormitory structure in August 2017. Now, crews will begin the work of restoring Sperry, a complicated backcountry project that is expected to span the next two summers and require extensive logistics.… Read More »

Glacier Park’s West Entrance Reopened After Crash Closure

By | July 6, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that Park officials have reopened the west entrance to Glacier National Park after closing it on Thursday afternoon after an automobile crash on Going-to-the-Sun Road. Tow trucks are on scene at the Triple Arches, removing the vehicles from the crash. Park officials said motorists can expect congestion while traffic patterns return to normal.… Read More »