Glacier National Park
Trail and Area Closings and Postings

This report was last updated on May 25, 2022, at 6:27PM

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Closures are trails or areas of the park that have been officially closed for resource or visitor protection.

Postings are trails or areas of the park that have been posted as a warning to visitors to be especially cautious. Postings typically are put in place to warn visitors of heightened safety concerns in the area, such as frequent bear or mountain lion sightings close to a trail. The areas remain open and visitors should proceed with caution.


Trail Closures
 

Ole Creek Trail, from Firebrand Pass to Fielding/Coal Creek junction – bear frequenting
Cut Bank Valley Trail, from the Cut Bank Ranger Station to Morning Star Lake & Triple Divide Pass - carcasses and animal activity

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Information is also available on the Trail Status Reports Page of the park website.


Area Closures
 

Fish Creek Picnic area - bear frequenting

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Headquarters area - mountain lion frequenting


Backcountry Campground Closures
 

Ole Lake Campground - bear frequenting
Goat Haunt Shelters - closed for the season

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Road Closures
 

The Going to the Sun Road - between Avalanche and Rising Sun - Hiker/Biker closure on the west side is at Logan Pit comfort station when road crew is working, with a hard closure at The Loop when road crew is not working. On the east side, the hiker/biker closure is located at the Grizzly Comfort Station when the road crew is working and at Jackson Glacier Overlook when they are not working.
Inside North Fork Road, between Logging Creek and Camas Creek
Cut Bank Road, at the Park boundary - seasonal

Information is also available on the Road Status Page of the park website.


Today's Fire Danger Rating

 

Low