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Brown Bag Presentation: World Parks Congress

  Public Invited to “Brown-Bag” Presentation Glacier National Park’s Role in Global Conservation WEST GLACIER, MONT. – The Crown of the Continent Research Learning Center at Glacier National Park is hosting a brown-bag luncheon presentation about the recent World Parks Congress on Wednesday, January 21 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at the park’s community building in West Glacier. […]

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Snowshoe Walks Begin January 10

  Join A Park Ranger to Explore the Winter Environment  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 10, Winter Trails Day.  This day is celebrated throughout the country as an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and discover the fitness and […]

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Thank You Glacier Champions! Because of your support, the $20k Challenge Match has been met!

Six short weeks ago, we put out the call asking for Glacier Champions and are humbled and grateful for your overwhelming support.  The Field Guide to Park Project Priorities outlined the park’s key needs and we are thrilled to say that because of your investment, we will be providing grants to fully fund 31 projects for […]

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Give the Gift of Glacier this Holiday Season!

This holiday season, shop Glacier Conservancy for all of the Glacier lovers on your shopping list. Replica red buses, retro ranger calendars, even trip planning essentials for your special person planning a visit to the park next summer. For the true Glacier enthusiast, pick up one of the last remaining limited edition signed Monte Dolack […]

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$20,000 matching challenge to fund high priority 2015 park projects now – December 31

December 3, 2014 –For Immediate Release (Columbia Falls, MT) Last month, Glacier National Park Conservancy announced an initial grant of $450,000 to Glacier National Park for the 2015 season. This represents an increase of $100,000 over 2013 figures. The National Park Service submitted a request for over 50 projects to the Conservancy for funding consideration, […]

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Glacier Conservancy announces 2015 Glacier Champions Campaign

(Columbia Falls, MT) Glacier National Park Conservancy will give an initial $450,000 in grant support to Glacier National Park, beginning January 1, 2015. The funds were raised through a series of community and national engagements in 2014 including One Day for Glacier and Backpacker’s Ball. “This represents an initial grant to the park of nearly […]

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Grant funded field trips to Glacier begin with new school year

September 26, 2014 (COLUMBIA FALLS, MONT.) – This month, the first of many Glacier National Park Conservancy grant funded school buses are arriving in Glacier National Park. Supported by Conservancy donors along with Smith’s Grocery and the National Park Foundation, these funds assure park access for students who would otherwise not be able to have […]

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Conservancy wraps up big fundraising week for Glacier National Park

Contact: Lauren Alley lauren@gnpconservancy.org Telephone: 406-892-3250 August 4, 2014 – For immediate release Glacier National Park Conservancy wraps up big fundraising week for Glacier National Park (COLUMBIA FALLS, MONT.) – On Saturday, Glacier National Park Conservancy wrapped up a week of significant fundraising for Glacier National Park. Glacier National Park Conservancy is the official philanthropic […]

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From the field – a Glacier Youth Corps blog post

By Christine Pearson – Glacier Youth Corps 2014 Volunteering in the Glacier Youth Corps. the past month has been literally one of the best experiences of my life. My favorite part was working with a tight-knit group of people doing meaningful work in some of the most beautiful places on earth like Kintla Lake, Poia […]

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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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