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Articles with the Tag: Montana State Parks

Montana State Parks announces 2020 season

News from Montana State Parks    MONTANA – Montana State Parks announced that the 2020 summer reservation season will be open on Nov. 15. The summer reservation season runs from the third Friday in May through the third Sunday in September and campsites may be booked up to six months in...

Earth Day clean up at Flathead Lake state park needs volunteers

News from the Montana State Parks  BIGFORK – Montana State Parks ( invites you to help clean up our public land in celebration of Earth Day at Flathead Lake State Park - Wayfarers Unit on Saturday, April 13, at 10 a.m.   Join us for our Earth Day event to help clean ...

Briefs for Oct. 10, 2018

Lake County candidate forum on tap in Ronan RONAN —Lake County Democrats and Republican Women are hosting a candidate forum at the Ronan Community Center on Wednesday, Oct. 10, beginning at 6 p.m. with a meet and greet. Refreshments will be provided. Local candidates for county commissioner, house...

Tim Ryan presents Traditional Cultural Landscapes of the Flathead Valley

News from Montana State Parks KALISPELL – Lone Pine State Park will host a presentation on Traditional Cultural Landscapes of the Flathead Valley with Tim Ryan on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Join us as we learn about the ancestral tribes of the Flathead Valley and their knowledge an...

World record bighorn ram event

News from Montana State Parks BIGFORK – Montana State Parks ( and Flathead Lake State Park invite you to celebrate public lands with a volunteer event and a viewing of the World Record Bighorn Ram Horns on Saturday, Sept. 22.  At 10 a.m., join park staff at Flathead Lake ...

Briefs for April 18, 2018

Flathead Basin Commission meets April 25 News from the Flathead Basin Commission PABLO — The Flathead Basin Commission will hold its next meeting on April 25, from 10 a.m.-3:15 p.m. at the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes’ Tribal Council Chambers, 42487 Complex Blvd. The morni...

Smith River float lottery to begin

News from Montana State Parks HELENA – Montana State Parks ( announced that permit applications to float Smith River State Park in 2018 will be available Jan. 2 - Feb. 15. The permit drawing will be held on Thursday, March 1. Celebrated for its spectacular scenery, remote loca...

First ‘Day Hike’ events coming to MT State Parks

HELENA – Montana State Parks ( invites the public to welcome in the New Year with “First Day Hikes” at Montana State Parks on Jan. 1, 2018.  Start your New Year off on the right foot with a First Day Hike at your local state park. Montana State Parks will offer Fir...

Snow plowing discontinued in state parks

News from Montana State Parks Montana State Parks ( announced that snow plowing will be discontinued at several state parks in Northwestern Montana beginning Dec. 1. Following budget cuts for fiscal year 2018, winter road maintenance will be discontinued at the West Shore and Big Ar...

Ronan visitor center cabin was a historic stage stop Ronan visitor center cabin was a historic stage stop

RONAN –The people running the Mission Mountain Country Visitor Center have figured out where all the cars were coming from on U.S. Highway 93 throughout the summer.  “They come here from all over the world,” said Roland Sager, center employee.  Travelers have stopped in to p...


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