Safety

"Bear Frequenting Area" sign along trail

Stay alert and aware while in the backcountry.

NPS/Stephanie Metzler

 

Even though John Muir once said, "It is far safer to wander into God's woods than to travel on black highways or to stay at home," Glacier National Park can be filled with many dangers. We want you to have a safe experience while you visit us. Please become familiar with some of the potential hazards within the park.

Bears

Mountain Lions

Other Wildlife

Terrain

Water

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