Inside Glacier

Project updates and news about how your donations are making a difference.

Examining Visitor Use Trends In Glacier National Park

Examining Visitor Use Trends In Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park has seen a 40% growth in visitation since 2012. This unprecedented increase in popularity has implications for protecting natural and cultural resources as well as for providing a quality visitor experience. Thanks in part to your generous...

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Restoring Keystone Species In Glacier National Park

Restoring Keystone Species In Glacier National Park

Photos: NPS Born in Kiev, Ukraine, Vlad Kovalenko moved to the US at the age of 7 and grew up on the east coast before moving west to earn his Bachelor of Science from the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. He began working seasonal field tech jobs for seven...

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Workshop Provides Opportunities for Local Teachers

Workshop Provides Opportunities for Local Teachers

Photo: T. Wenum, USFS Now in its second year, the Flathead Watershed Through The Seasons workshop continues to provide professional development opportunities for local teachers in the Flathead community. The workshop is made possible by your generous donations to the...

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Get Involved with Clark’s Nutcracker Nest Sightings

Get Involved with Clark’s Nutcracker Nest Sightings

Photo: NPS Calling all birders & wildlife enthusiasts: we need your help! Dr. Taza Schaming is seeking help in locating Clark’s Nutcracker nests for The Nutcracker Ecosystem Project and The Cornell Lab of Ornithology Clark's Nutcracker/Whitebark Pine Ecosystem...

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Bighorn Sheep In Glacier

Bighorn Sheep In Glacier

Photo: Julie Mitchell If you’ve ever driven along the Going-to-the-Sun Road, gone for a backcountry hike in Glacier, or experienced the grandeur of Hidden Lake, there's a good chance you've seen one of the park's most majestic species: Glacier's bighorn sheep. With an...

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Listen To Glacier’s New Podcast

Listen To Glacier’s New Podcast

Photo: NPS Missing Glacier? Tune into the park's brand new podcast! Headwaters is a new podcast from Glacier National Park, made possible thanks to your donations to the Glacier Conservancy. Season 1 Available Now Season 1 is now available wherever you get your...

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Making Glacier Accessible For All

Making Glacier Accessible For All

Photo: Becca Stohr In an effort to make Glacier National Park more inclusive for everyone, the park is implementing projects that are making trails and campgrounds more accessible for people with disabilities. Your donations to the Glacier Conservancy are making these...

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Preserving Glacier’s History & Cultural Resources

Preserving Glacier’s History & Cultural Resources

Photo: Casey VanFossen This summer, Casey VanFossen was hard at work supporting Glacier's Cultural Resources program. A rising student earning her Master of Science in Engineering, Casey filled a void this summer by performing a variety of legacy data preservation...

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Glacier Desktop Wallpapers

Glacier Desktop Wallpapers

Turn your work-from-home station into a work-from-Glacier paradise.Share your love for Glacier with Desktop WallpapersTransport yourself to the beauty of Glacier this fall and winter with one of our desktop wallpapers, featuring the incredible work of photographer...

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Glacier gear our staff is raving about

Glacier gear our staff is raving about

With so much great gear benefiting the park, it can be tough to choose the perfect items from the Glacier Conservancy Park Store. We've narrowed it down to some of our personal top picks so you can find your favorites! Now through October 9, take 15% off these staff...

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Fisheries Intern Reels In First Summer In Glacier

Fisheries Intern Reels In First Summer In Glacier

Photo: Brandon Barnes After spending an entire summer in the field in Glacier, Brandon Barnes has more experience under his belt than most students his age. Brandon, a 24 year-old student enrolled in Flathead Valley Community College's (FVCC) Natural Resources...

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