Glacier National Park, Montana

Situated in the northern most part of Montana lies Glacier National Park. The park spans over 1562 square miles and houses portions of a couple different mountain ranges of the Rocky Mountains. The park has an extremely wide variety of plant and animal life and habitats that house them. Bison Grizzly Bear, Canadian Lynx, and Caribou are just some wildlife found in the park. Lakes, mountains, and glaciers are just some of the natural features found in the park. It was designated as a national park in 1910 on May 11 and contains hundreds of hotels that are on the national historic registry. Almost 2 million vistors frequent the park each year. Hiking and camping are some of the main activities that visitors partake in while visting the park.

Glacier National Park Info


Glacier National Park

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News

Public Invited to Mt. Brown Hawk Watch Event

Participants will count Golden Eagles at Lake McDonald Lodge or near Mt. Brown Lookout

Weather Temporarily Closes Logan Pass Area of Going-to-the-Sun Road

Winter weather may impact other park roads over the next 24 hours

Many visitor services to end for winter season

Many visitor services to end for winter season

Glacier National Park Photos

Autumn Clouds and Saint Mary Lake, Glacier County, Montana

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Autumn Clouds and Saint Mary Lake, Glacier County, Montana

Fast moving clouds pass Divide Mountain, White Calf Mountain, Curly Bear Mountain and Saint Mary Lake on a blustery afternoon as an autumn storm approaches in Glacier National Park.

Whitefish Lake Afterglow

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Whitefish Lake Afterglow

Vibrant colors just after sunset over Whitefish Lake in Whitefish, MT.

Whitefish Sunrise

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Whitefish Sunrise

With the fog rolling in between the mountains, we enjoyed an early morning view looking just northeast of the town of Whitefish, MT.

Overlook

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Overlook

The fog settles in over Whitefish, MT.

Lake McDonald Sunset

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Lake McDonald Sunset

Lake McDonald Panorama

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Lake McDonald Panorama

September Velvet

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September Velvet

A young mule deer buck with velvet on his antlers in early September. Glacier National Park, Montana.

Hoary Marmot

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Hoary Marmot

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Mountain From going to the sun road

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Mountain From going to the sun road

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Storm Clouds and Going-to-the-Sun Mountain, Glacier County, MT

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Storm Clouds and Going-to-the-Sun Mountain, Glacier County, MT

Storm clouds form as an Alberta Clipper approaches Going-to-the-Sun and Goat Mountains in Glacier National Park in Glacier County, Montana.

Paint ponies and the mountains - Blackfeet Indian Reservation near Babb, Montana

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Paint ponies and the mountains - Blackfeet Indian Reservation near Babb, Montana

Geology: Lewis Overthrust, Rocky Mountain Front, east of Glacier National Park
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Wind and Little Chief Mountain, Glacier County, Montana

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Wind and Little Chief Mountain, Glacier County, Montana

Strong winds ahead of an Alberta Clipper blast snow off the top of Little Chief Mountain in Glacier National Park.

Good morning!

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Good morning!

The most important thing: coffee!

Get my good side.

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Get my good side.

This Colombian Ground Squirrel sat up on a rock and posed perfectly for us one morning in Glacier National Park.

Lake McDonald

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Lake McDonald

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Trees and Livingston Range, Flathead County, Montana

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Trees and Livingston Range, Flathead County, Montana

Trees and the Livingston Range are reflected in the calm waters of McDonald Creek on an autumn afternoon in Glacier National Park.

Dawn Breaks at Many Glacier

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Dawn Breaks at Many Glacier

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Two Medecine view

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Two Medecine view

X marks the spot

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X marks the spot

Fast food to go

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Fast food to go

This mother bear had a mouthful of grasses as she turned down the Swiftcurrent Lake trail. As we watched she was quickly followed by three cubs. Glacier National Park, Montana.