As the Crown of the Continent, Glacier is the headwaters for streams that flow to the Pacific Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and to Hudson's Bay. What happens here affects waters in a huge section of North America. Due to a detection of invasive mussel populations in central Montana, Glacier has closed all park waters to boating until further notice. Please see the press release for further details. Read More
Crown of the Continent
During spring and fall, conditions are constantly changing. Check here for updates on which roads are open for driving, hiking, and biking.
In addition to being a national park, Glacier is an international peace park, biosphere reserve, and world heritage site.
There are many other places nearby that offer a host of different and interesting vacation options.