• Mt Reynolds


    National Park Montana

Reduce Your Footprint


Here are some tips to reduce your footprint when visiting Glacier National Park:

  • Observe Leave No Trace principles
  • -Take only photos; leave only footsteps
    -Stay on trails in a single file line
    -Rest on resilient surfaces like rocks and snow
    -Camp only in designated areas
    -Pack out all trash
    -Learn more...

  • Use a reusable water bottle
  • Avoid idling your car when waiting in line...instead, turn the engine off
  • Bike or walk whenever possible
  • Take the free shuttle
  • Bring your own reusable dishes and silverware and reuse plastic zip-top bags
  • Review regulations for boat checks to minimize the possibility of introducing aquatic invasive species
  • Recycle near the entrance and exit of every campground
  • -Translucent plastic #1 and #2 (please remove caps)
    -Unfortunately, glass recycling is currently not available in the Flathead Valley

Did You Know?


Did you know that in 1932, Glacier National Park and Waterton Lakes National Park became the world’s first International Peace Park due to the good work between the two nation’s rotary clubs?