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    Glacier

    National Park Montana

Fall Schedule for Park Concessions

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Date: September 6, 2012
Contact: Denise Germann, 406-888-5838
Contact: Jennifer Lutman, 406-888-7895

WEST GLACIER, MONT. - Glacier National Park concessioner operating hours will begin to change as fall approaches. Some concessioners stop providing service in early September while others remain open until mid-October. The park remains open year-round with many opportunities for outdoor activities in all types of weather.

 

Belton Chalets, Inc.

(1-888-345-2649 or www.sperrychalet.com or www.graniteparkchalet.com) Backcountry Chalets:

Location

Closing

Granite Park Chalet*

September 9 (after breakfast)

Sperry Chalet**

September 9 (after breakfast)



 *The historic Granite Park Chalet is available for overnight use as a rustic hiker shelter.

**Services at the historic Sperry Chalet include traditional overnight accommodations and food service for overnight guests and day hikers with meal reservations.

 

Glacier Park Boat Company (406-257-2426 or www.glacierparkboats.com) Boat tours and rentals:

Location

Closing

Apgar (rentals only)

September 3

Lake McDonald

September 23

Many Glacier

September 16

Rising Sun

September 3

Two Medicine

September 9



 Glacier Park, Inc. (GPI) (Central reservations: 406-892-2525 or www.glacierparkinc.com) Front country lodging, food and beverage services, retail, tour and transportation services:

Location

Closing

Glacier Park Lodge *

September 23 (after breakfast)

Lake McDonald Lodge & Camp Store

September 30 (after breakfast)

Jammer Joe's Restaurant

September 3 (after dinner)

Many Glacier Hotel

September 23 (after breakfast)

Prince of Wales Hotel *

September 18 (after breakfast)

Rising Sun Motor Inn & Camp Store

September 16 (after breakfast)

Swiftcurrent Motor Inn

September 16 (after breakfast)

Swiftcurrent Campstore

September 23 (closes at noon)

Two Medicine Camp Store

September 9 (open all day)

Village Inn

September 17 (after check-out)

Red Bus Tours

Corresponds with hotel closing dates

Hiker Shuttle**

September 5

East Side Shuttle***

September 23



 *Glacier Park Lodge and the Prince of Wales Hotel are located outside the park, but managed by GPI.

**Hiker Shuttle provides connecting service from the Many Glacier area to the National Park Service Going-to-the-Sun Road transit system which operates July 1 -Sept. 3, 2012.

***East side shuttle service to trailheads and hotels between East Glacier and Waterton, Alberta, CA. Shuttle will not operate between Chief Mt. Border Crossing and the Prince of Wales hotel after September 18.

 

Glacier Guides, Inc. (1-800-521-RAFT or 406-387-5555 or www.glacierguides.com) Day hikes and backpacking:

Location

Closing

Various Locations

October



                                                            

Sun Tours (1-800-786-9220 or 406-226-9220 or www.glaciersuntours.com) Road-based tours highlighting Blackfeet culture and history:

Location

Closing

Various Locations

October 15



 

Swan Mountain Outfitters (1-877-888-5557 or www.swanmountainoutfitters.com/glacier) Horseback rides:

Location

Closing

Apgar

September 3

Lake McDonald

September 30

Many Glacier

September 16



 

Waterton Inter-Nation Shoreline Cruises, LTD (403-859-2362 or www.watertoncruise.com) Waterton Lake boat tours:

Location

Closing

Goat Haunt Landing

September 23



Privately-owned facilities in Apgar Village: offering lodging, dining, camping supplies, groceries, and gifts from May through much of September, some year round.

 

For reservations and details, please call respective concession phone numbers listed. For general park information, please visit the park's website at: http://www.nps.gov/glac/index.htm or call park headquarters at 406-888-7800.

 

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