Logan Pass water system temporarily down
The water system will shut down Tuesday afternoon, July 22, and the temp system is anticipated to be working by the weekend. Visitors should bring water or refillable water bottles. There will be some water available to refill bottles in the parking lot. More »
Weather Temporarily Closes Portion of Going-to-the-Sun Road
Contact: Melissa Wilson, 406 888-7895
WEST GLACIER, MONT. – Officials at Glacier National Park report that the Going-to-the-Sun Road has been temporarily closed from Big Bend to Logan Pass due to heavy snow. Officials will reopen this section as soon as conditions permit.
Visitors are reminded that a short 2.5 mile segment of the Going-to-the-Sun Road is also closed to traffic between Siyeh Bend and Logan Pass for road construction. Visitors can still travel 28 miles from West Glacier to Big Bend and 15.5 miles from St. Mary to Siyeh Bend.
Current road conditions are available on the park’s Web site at: http://www.nps.gov/applications/glac/roadstatus/roadstatus.cfm. Conditions are also available by calling 511, the Montana Department of Transportation Traveler Information System. If your phone does not support 511, call 1-800-226-7623. Both numbers are toll-free. Select "Glacier Park Tourist Information" from the main menu to hear Glacier’s road report.
For further information on the Sun Road and Glacier National Park, visit the park’s Web site at www.nps.gov/glac or call 406-888-7800.
Did You Know?
Did you know that in 2010, the same year as our 100th anniversary, visitation to the park set a new record of 2.2 million visitors?