Glacier, Yellowstone announce plans to collar grizzlies Glacier National Park estimates there are about 300 grizzly bears in the park, which is part of the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem, and park officials announced Wednesday the launch of efforts to capture and mark a sample of grizzlies in the park as part of an interagency campaign… Read More »
Roadwork Will Limit Weekday Biker Access on Sun Road – Flathead Beacon News & Features Hikers and bikers hoping to use Going-to-the-Sun Road will be limited in where they can go in late May due to ongoing pavement preservation work. This spring, Glacier National Park is working on a number of pavement preservation projects on… Read More »
Sun Road plowing progress made; projects outlined Crews plowing the west side of Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park this week reached the chutes below Arches, moving ever closer to Logan Pass. Crews on the east side backtracked a bit from Siyeh Bend to perform additional plowing and to remove downed trees and ended for… Read More »
Eagle Found Dead In Glacier Park Was Killed By Lead Poisoning Recent lab results show a bald eagle that died in Glacier National Park in February died from lead poisoning. The news comes about two weeks after Yellowstone National Park reported a golden eagle found there in December also died from lead poisoning.
Weekday hiking and biking restrictions coming later this month on Sun Road Hikers and bikers will see some weekday restrictions on the Going-to-the-Sun Road later this month as Glacier National Park crews will start pavement preservation work on the road. Weekend road use should not be restricted, the Park said in a release. Currently crews… Read More »