Glacier National Park
Trail and Area Closings and Postings

This report was last updated on February 9, 2018, at 12:07PM

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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
 

North Boundary Trail, north of Goat Haunt - Hazardous conditions
Sperry Trail, from trailhead to Gunsight Pass, includes Snyder Lake and Mt. Brown trails - Hazardous
conditions
Snyder Ridge Trail, includes Fish Lake - Hazardous conditons
Lincoln Lake trail - Hazardous conditions
The Waterton Lake shore trail, from Goat Haunt to Waterton - Hazardous conditions
Trail of Cedars - construction

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


Area Closures
 

Area closure order for the Sprague fire; Due to hazardous conditions
- Snyder Creek drainage
- Sprague Creek drainage
- Lincoln Creek drainage

Belton Hills, south side of ridge - seasonal winter ungulate closure
Apgar Mountains, west side of ridge from Big Creek to Dry Creek - seasonal winter ungulate closure
North Fork, between Logging Creek and Dutch Creek and Inside North Fork Road and North Fork River -
seasonal winter ungulate closure

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Backcountry Campground Closures
 

Snyder Lake - Hazardous conditions
Sperry - Hazardous conditions
Lake Ellen Wilson - Hazardous conditions
Lincoln Lake - Hazardous conditons

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Road Closures
 

Going to the Sun Road on the west side at Lake McDonald
Going to the Sun Road on the east side at the foot of St Mary Lake - Seasonal closure
The Two Medicine Road, at the Park boundary - Seasonal closure
The Chief Mountain Road, at the Park boundary - Seasonal closure
The Cut Bank Road, at the Park boundary - Seasonal closure
Inside North Fork road, between Polebridge and Fish Creek - Seasonal closure
Kintla Road, at Polebridge - Seasonal closure
Bowman Road, at Polebridge - Seasonal closure
The Many Glacier Road - Seasonal closure
Camas Road - Seasonal closure
Grist Road - Seasonal closure

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


Today's Fire Danger Rating

 

Low