Glacier National Park
Trail and Area Closings and Postings

This report was last updated on August 13, 2020, at 6:11AM

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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
 

Hidden Lake Trail from Logan Pass to Hidden Lake- bear frequenting

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Avalanche Lake Trail - Bear frequenting
Huckleberry Lookout Trail - Bear frequenting
Sperry Chalet to Comeau Pass - Bear frequenting
Old Flathead Ranger Station Trail - Bear frequenting
Gunsight Trail, from Reynolds BCCG to Gunsight Pass - Bear frequenting

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


Area Closures
 

Most of Glacier east of the Continental Divide remains closed except for limited areas in the St. Mary Valley and Firebrand Pass areas. See more details at https://www.nps.gov/glac/planyourvisit/statusupdate.htm

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Backcountry Campground Closures
 

Fifty Mountain BCCG - Bear frequenting

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Road Closures
 

Going to the Sun Road from Rising Sun to the St. Mary boundary

Inside North Fork Road, between Logging Creek and Camas Creek - road damage

Cut Bank Road, at the Park boundary

Chief Mountain Highway, at the Park boundary

The Two Medicine Road, at the Park boundary

The Many Glacier Road, at the Park boundary

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


Today's Fire Danger Rating

 

High