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Glacier park saw a record number of visitors in July

Glacier park saw a record number of visitors in July

KALISPELL — National Park Service officials say this July was the busiest that Glacier National Park has ever seen.

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Glacier, Yellowstone voted in top 3 of nation’s national parks

Glacier, Yellowstone voted in top 3 of nation’s national parks

Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks were voted in the top three of all national parks in the country in a new USA Today poll.

July 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park

Bison graze in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. 

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GOP lawmaker wants Bullock to open national parks

GOP lawmaker wants Bullock to open national parks

HELENA — A Republican state legislative leader has urged Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock to reconsider his opposition to having the state pick up the costs of reopening national parks in Montana until the federal government shutdown ends.

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National park cuts detailed in memo

National park cuts detailed in memo

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The towering giant sequoias at Yosemite National Park would go unprotected from visitors who might trample their shallow roots. At Cape Cod National Seashore, large sections of the Great Beach would close to keep eggs from being destroyed if natural resource managers are cut.

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Closed roads, visitor centers, loom at national parks

Closed roads, visitor centers, loom at national parks

CHEYENNE — Large areas of Yellowstone, Yosemite and Glacier national parks could remain closed to summer traffic weeks later than usual, while visitor centers and campgrounds at several other national parks might have to close under one group's scenario for steep federal budget cuts set to t…

February 20, 2013 4:05 pm Photos

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Gazette opinion: Parks should promote made in USA products

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Republican candidates disagree on water rights in Yellowstone

CASPER — State Senate District 28 incumbent Kit Jennings has made tiny living organisms one of the cornerstones of his campaign, drawing strong opposition from his two opponents.

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Travelers stranded in Grand Teton National Park storm

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo.  - A winter storm over the weekend stranded travelers overnight in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park and slowed down the search for a snowboarder missing in the backcountry amid high avalanche danger.

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Yellowstone visitor numbers down in June

Unseasonably cold, wet weather and higher gas prices could be reasons visitation to Yellowstone National Park declined in June from last year's record-setting pace.

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Yellowstone holding Internet 'meetings' on winter-use plan

In order to offer an opportunity to those unable to attend any of the public meetings on the Yellowstone National Park winter-use plan, the National Park Service is offering two electronic meetings over the Internet.

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Entrance to national parks free on Tuesday

The National Park Service is waiving all entrance fees on Tuesday, June 21 -- the first day of summer.

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Parks photo contest runs through December

The 2011 Share the Experience photo contest, an annual competition featuring national parks as the subject, is open to contestants ages 13 and older and will run from now until Dec. 31. Participants can visit http://www.sharetheexperience.org to submit photo entries.

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Yellowstone visitation down 4 percent in January

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — After two straight years of setting records for the number of visitors to the world's first national park, Yellowstone National Park is getting off to a slow start with visits down 4.2 percent in January when compared with last year.

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National park recreation visitors

National park recreation visitors

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National park recreation visitors

National park recreation visitors

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Parks to be featured on new quarters

HELENA - The U.S. Mint plans a new state quarter program that will feature a national park or other national site in each state along with the District of Columbia and five territories.

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Little Big Horn collection for sale

MISSOULA - An absolute treasure is within Montana's grasp.

August 31, 2008 11:00 pmLoading…

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