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Over 150 businesses to participate in One Day for Glacier

Contact: Lauren Alley lauren@gnpconservancy.org Telephone: 406-892-3250 July 28, 2014 – For immediate release Over 150 businesses to partner with Glacier National Park Conservancy on August 2 for One Day for Glacier (COLUMBIA FALLS, MONT.) – On Saturday, August 2, over 150 businesses are partnering with Glacier National Park Conservancy to celebrate One Day for Glacier, benefiting Glacier National […]

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Red Rocks Trail and Overlook Complete

  On Friday, July 11, Glacier Conservancy board members and Glacier National Park Volunteer Associates President Cheryl Klein headed to Red Rocks Overlook to celebrate the success of another completed park project. Red Rocks is a popular area along Going-to-the-Sun Road, just above Avalanche on the way to Logan Pass. Over time and heavy use, […]

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Apgar Visitor Center is Relocated

Community Businesses Step Up to Open New Apgar Visitor Center in Glacier National Park (May 12, 2014 Columbia Falls, MT) Businesses across the Flathead Valley and nationwide are working to put the finishing touches on the new Apgar Visitor Center before it opens its doors to visitors this weekend. An enhanced visitor center near Apgar has […]

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Smith’s “Round Up for Glacier” enters year 6

Smith’s Launches Sixth Annual “Round Up for Glacier” to Bring Students to the Park this School Year (COLUMBIA FALLS, MONT.) – Glacier National Park Conservancy (GNPC) announced that for the sixth consecutive year, Smith’s Food & Drug Centers in Columbia Falls and Kalispell will sponsor “Round-Up for Glacier”, running now through July 27th.  Customers will […]

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Celebrate 1 Day for Glacier on August 2

On Saturday, August 2, Glacier gateway businesses will celebrate Glacier National Park. Shop businesses with a One Day for Glacier sign in the window to show your support. Your dollars are at work in the park. Invest in science that leads the park and the world, heritage projects that celebrate Glacier’s history, and education initiatives […]

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First Night Sperry Centennial Celebration – only a few spots left!

Get Ready for a Once in a Lifetime Overnight Experience as We Celebrate Sperry Chalet’s 100th Birthday ~High in the Mountains of Glacier National Park~ Join us along with special guests Glacier National Park Superintendent Jeff Mow and author Beth Dunigan for an intimate evening of good conversation and storytelling about Glacier and Sperry Chalet’s […]

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Community Support Grows for August 2 Backpacker’s Ball

(Columbia Falls, MT) The Glacier National Park Conservancy is hosting its signature fundraising event on August, 2, at Green Valley Ranch in Coram. The Backpacker’s Ball is the once a year gala to raise substantial funds to invest in Glacier National Park. The Conservancy is proud to announce a tremendous amount of community business support […]

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Lake McDonald Lodge Celebrates Centennial on June 14th

Presented by Glacier National Park Conservancy and Glacier National Park Lodges Lake McDonald Lodge will celebrate its centennial on June 14th, 2014. Get ready for complimentary red bus transportation from the Apgar Visitor Center to Lake McDonald Lodge, historic walking tours, ranger programs, and more! Festivities will begin at 1 pm and end at approximately 9:15 pm. PROGRAM 12:30 […]

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Donors help Inspire Generations through Glacier’s Winter Ecology Program

Interview with Michelle Peterson, East Glacier Park Elementary Teacher – Winter Ecology School Program. Through the support of individuals and businesses, we are engaging tomorrow’s stewards in classrooms across Montana, and bringing local children to Glacier National Park for hands-on educational experiences. The Winter Ecology School Program works on many different levels. It provides essential K-12 […]

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Weekend Snowshoe Walks Begin

Explore the Winter Environment with a Park Ranger WEST GLACIER, MONT. – Glacier National Park is offering Winter Snowshoe Walks every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. beginning Saturday, January 11, Winter Trails Day.  This day is celebrated throughout the country as an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and discover the fitness and social benefits of […]

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