Glacier National Park
Trail and Area Closings and Postings

This report was last updated on September 22, 2016, at 9:56AM

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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

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Granite Park Trail, from the Loop to Granite Park Chalet - bear frequenting
Grinnell Glacier Trail - bear frequenting
Highline Trail from Granite Park Chalet to Logan Pass - bear frequenting
Sperry Chalet to Gunsight Pass - bear frequenting
Siyeh Pass Trail, entire trail from Siyeh Bend to Sun Rift Gorge - bear frequenting
Numa Lookout Trail - bear frequenting
Pitamakan Trail, from Campground trailhead to Old Man Lake - bear frequenting
Hidden Lake Trail - bear frequenting
North Shore of Lake Josephine - bear frequenting

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

Area Closures

Logan Pass Meadow - emerging alpine vegetation

yellowspacer Area Postings

Many Glacier Campground - bear frequenting
Rising Sun Campground, Concession, Boat Launch & Picnic areas - bear frequenting
Goat Haunt Developed area and shelter - bear frequenting

Backcountry Campground Closures

Lake Ellen Wilson - bear
Old Man Lake-bear

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Road Closures

The Inside North Fork Road is closed between Camas Creek and Logging Creek due to road conditions.

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

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