Glacier National Park
Trail and Area Closings and Postings

This report was last updated on September 19, 2014, at 12:08PM

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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
 

Iceberg/Ptarmigan trail is closed to STOCK USE due to hazardous conditions.
Mnt Brown L.O. Trail - Closed for bear freq.

yellowspacer Trail Postings
 

Sperry Trail from Crystal Ford to Chalet posted for bear frequenting
Swiftcurrent Pass trail from the Trailhead to Granite Park Chalet for bear frequenting
Ptarmigan/Iceberg Trail posted for bear frequenting, from trailhead to jct. above Ptarmigan
Falls
The trails from Sun Point to Gunsight Pass TH are posted for bears frequenting
Trail from Rising Sun Picnic Area to the Boat Dock for bear frequenting
The Highline Trail from Granite Park to Logan Pass is posted for bear frequenting.

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


Area Closures
 

yellowspacer Area Postings
 

Rising Sun area, including the Campground, Concession Grounds, Boat Dock and Picnic
Area due to bear frequenting.
Apgar Village, Campground, Picnic Area and Trails due to mountain lion and cubs
frequenting.
Bowman Lake campground and day use area due to mountain lion frequenting.


Backcountry Campground Closures
 

Fifty Mountain CG is closed for bear frequenting.

yellowspacer Backcountry Campground Postings
 


Road Closures
 

The Inside North Fork Road - between Logging Creek Trailhead and Camas Creek.

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


Today's Fire Danger Rating

 

Moderate