• Mt Reynolds

    Glacier

    National Park Montana

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  • St. Mary Visitor Center temporarily closed

    It is believed that the furnace in the visitor center malfunctioned and caused the sprinkler system to activate early this morning. There is water damage to the building, its contents, and some of the utility systems. The damages are being assessed.

Pre- and Post-Visit: Wild Animals and Wild Places

Students that have spent time preparing for their visit to Glacier National Park get more out of a field trip to the park. Activities post-visit also help to reinforce information learned during the trip.

The following are some of our suggested pre-visit activities, as well as supplementary materials that may aid in preparing for your trip.

Suggested Classroom Activities from Teacher's Guide

  • Locating Glacier National Park (pp. 30-34)
  • What is Wild? (pp. 35-36)
  • Surviving in the Wild (pp. 37-42)
  • Who Eats Who? (pp. 43-47)

Spring and Fall Teacher's Guide (pdf) - this is a large file and may take time to download

 

Did You Know?

Bull moose

Did you know that male moose use almost as much energy growing their antlers yearly as female moose use being pregnant?