Second Extension for Concession Proposals
Contact: Denise Germann, 406 888 5838
The deadline for submitting a proposal for the concession contract to provide lodging, food and beverage, retail and other visitor services at Glacier National Park has been extended to allow interested parties additional time to prepare a proposal. Proposals must be submitted by April 16, 2013. This is the second and last extension for proposals to be submitted.
The current concession contract for this service, held by Glacier Park, Inc. since 1981, will expire on December 31, 2013. The new 16-year concession contract is anticipated to take effect January 1, 2014. The contract is for seasonal concession operations at five lodging locations, ten food and beverage locations, eight retail locations, road-based tours and transportation-related operations, and other services in Glacier National Park.
Updated information for parties interested in submitting an offer is available on the National Park Service's Commercial Services website at http://www.concessions.nps.gov/prospectuses.htm.
All offers must be received by Jennifer Parker, Chief of Concessions, National Park Service, Intermountain Region, 12795 W. Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80228, no later than 4 p.m. MST on April 16, 2013.
Did You Know?
If current trends continue, some scientists predict that by the year 2030, Glacier National Park will not contain any glaciers and many of the park's smaller glaciers will melt even sooner.