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Glacier’s 2013 Concessioner Schedules

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Date: May 16, 2013
Contact: Denise Germann, 406-888-5838
Contact: Jennifer Lutman, 406-888-7895

WEST GLACIER, MONT. - The 2013 operating dates for concessioners operating in Glacier National Park are scheduled. These concessioners, who work under contract within Glacier National Park, provide visitor services including lodging, food service, retail shops, tours, transportation, horseback riding, guided day hikes and backpacking trips, boat tours and small boat rentals. Services are listed in alphabetical order.

Belton Chalets, Inc.

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

Location

Opening

Closing

Granite Park Chalet*

June 29

September 9 (after breakfast)

Sperry Chalet**

July 11

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

Opening

Closing

Apgar (rentals only)

June 1

September 2

Lake McDonald

May 25

September 22

Many Glacier

June 14

September 15

Rising Sun (tours only)

June 22

September 2

Two Medicine

June 8

September 8



 

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

Opening

Closing

Lake McDonald Lodge & Camp Store

May 25

September 29 (after breakfast)

Jammer Joe's Restaurant

June 29

September 2 (after dinner)

Many Glacier Hotel

June 12

September 22 (after breakfast)

Rising Sun Motor Inn & Camp Store

June 21

September 15 (after breakfast)

Swiftcurrent Motor Inn

June 18

September 16 (after breakfast)

Swiftcurrent Campstore

June 18

September 16 (closes at noon)

Two Medicine Camp Store

May 31

September 2 (open all day)

Village Inn

May 30

September 16 (after check-out)

Red Bus Tours

Tours operate the same dates as the hotels.

Hiker Shuttle

July 1

September 2

East-Side Shuttle

June 8

September 22



 

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

Location

Opening

Closing

Various Locations

May

October



                                                            

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

Location

Opening

Closing

Various Locations

May 15

October 15



 

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

Location

Opening

Closing

Apgar

May 25

September 2

Lake McDonald

June 1

September 29

Many Glacier

June 15

September 15



 

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

Location

Opening

Closing

Goat Haunt Landing

June 1

September 22



There are also several privately-owned facilities in Apgar Village that offer lodging, dining, camping supplies, groceries, and gifts from May through much of September, some year round.

For reservations and details, please call respective 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.

- NPS -

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