Website and Webcam issues
There may be some interruptions in service on our website and webcams due to changes of our website. We will be getting everything up and running as soon as we can.
Forest Processes Field Trip Schedule
Flexibility for weather conditions, bus problems, etc…is essential to having an enjoyable visit to the park. No two school programs are exactly alike, but the following schedule represents a typical trip.
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Travel to the Park
9:30 a.m. – 11:15 Drive from West Glacier to Avalanche and Activities with Rangers
9:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Optional (Spring only): Native Plant Nursery Tour
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Lunch, Bathroom Breaks and Clean-Up
11:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Hike Trail of the Cedars
1:15 – 1:30 p.m. Bathroom Breaks and Conclusion
1:30 - 1:45 p.m. – Bus Leaves the Park
Did You Know?
Grizzly bears in the park have a wide variety of food sources, including glacier lily bulbs, insects, and berries. They may also make an early season meal of mountain goats that were swept down in avalanches over the winter.