Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks :: State Parks News (RSS) http://fwp.mt.gov/news/rss/parks/default.html Most recent 25 news releases en en Discover the Night Sky At Travelers’ Rest State Park -Friday, May 6th at 7:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0967.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host “Discover the Night Sky” in celebration of Let’s Move Missoula’s Unplug and Play Week at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Friday, May 6th at 7:30pm. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:31:36 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0967.html 2016-04-28T22:31:36Z Annual Off-Highway Vehicle Program Grant Funds Available -Applications due by Friday, July 15, 2016 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0966.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced the opening of the annual Off-Highway Vehicle Program (OHV) grant cycle today. Applications will be accepted from Wednesday, April 27, 2015 through 4:00 PM Friday, July 15, 2016. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 22:01:45 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0966.html 2016-04-27T22:01:45Z Explore Nocturnal Animals At Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, May 7 at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0965.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting the Trekker Kids program “Nocturnal Animals” at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, May 7th at 11am. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 21:58:21 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0965.html 2016-04-27T21:58:21Z Public Comment Sought for Proposed Public Dock at Wild Horse Island State Park - Comments accepted through Monday, May 30 at 5pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0964.html (Polson, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is seeking public comment on a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for a proposed Public Dock Installation at Wild Horse Island State Park on Flathead Lake near Polson, MT. Public comments will be accepted through Monday, May 30, 2016 at 5pm. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 22:39:16 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0964.html 2016-04-26T22:39:16Z Decision Notice Issued for Proposed Bannack State Park Flood Mitigation Project http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0963.html (Helena, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that a decision notice has been issued for proposed flood mitigation project at Bannack State Park near Dillion, MT. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 22:36:56 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0963.html 2016-04-26T22:36:56Z Lake Elmo State Park Offers Motorboat Safety Inspections -May 14th & 21st from 9am to 4pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0962.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host two Motorboat Safety Inspection Days at Lake Elmo State Park in May. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:18:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0962.html 2016-04-21T16:18:00Z Trekker Kids ‘Wildlife Defenses’ At Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, April 30 at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0961.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Trekker Kids program ‘Wildlife Defenses’ at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, April 30th at 11am. Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:10:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0961.html 2016-04-20T16:10:00Z Play Traditional Native Games at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park -Saturday, April 23 from 2pm to 4pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0960.html (Ulm, MT) – Come play with us! Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host Traditional Native Games at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Saturday, April 23 from 2pm to 4pm. Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:05:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0960.html 2016-04-20T16:05:00Z Women’s Boater Education Day At Cooney State Park -Saturday, May 14 from 10am to 2:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0959.html (Roberts, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host Women’s Boater Education Day at Cooney State Park on Saturday, May 14 from 10am to 2:30pm. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 21:47:25 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0959.html 2016-04-19T21:47:25Z Montana State Parks & Recreation Board Meeting in Miles City -Thursday, April 21 from 8:30am to 12pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0958.html (Miles City, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that the Montana State Parks & Recreation Board will hold a meeting on Thursday, April 21 from 8:30am to 12pm at Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7 Conference Room located at 352 I-94 Business Loop, Miles City, MT. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:48:57 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0958.html 2016-04-19T15:48:57Z Montana State Parks Seeks Public Comment on Proposed 2016 Trail Grant Applications - Comments accepted through Friday, May 20, 2016 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0957.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is seeking public comment on 79 Recreational Trails Program (RTP) grant applications for the current grant cycle which closed March 11, 2016. Project applicants requested approximately $2.6 million from Montana’s Recreational Trails Program. Approximately $1.4 million in funding will be available for projects. Comments will be accepted through Friday, May 20th at 5pm. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:42:10 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0957.html 2016-04-19T15:42:10Z Celebrate Springtime in Montana with Botanical Walks at Lone Pine State Park -April 29th, May 7th, and May 15th http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0956.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) invites you to celebrate the beauty of springtime in Montana with botanist and AmeriCorps volunteer, Dr. Joan West at Lone Pine State Park, April 29th, May 7th, and May 15th. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 22:05:25 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0956.html 2016-04-14T22:05:25Z Celebrate National Wildflower Week At Milltown State Park -Wednesday, May 4 at 6:00 pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0955.html (Milltown, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting a “Wildflower Walk” at Milltown State Park on Wednesday, May 4 at 6:00 pm as part of National Wildflower Week. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 22:02:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0955.html 2016-04-14T22:02:03Z Celebrate Earth Day at Giant Springs State Park -Saturday, April 23rd 2016, 10am to 12pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0954.html (Great Falls, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will be hosting an Earth Day celebration at Giant Springs State Park on Saturday, April 23rd from 10am to 12pm. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 21:59:24 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0954.html 2016-04-14T21:59:24Z Milltown State Park Hosts Forest Health Day -Saturday, April 30 at 1:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0953.html (Milltown, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting a “Forest Health Day” at Milltown State Park with an educational tour and volunteer opportunity to plant native Western Larch trees on Saturday, April 30 at 1:30pm. The educational workday is held in conjunction with a series of events honoring Earth Week 2016. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 21:54:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0953.html 2016-04-13T21:54:00Z Hike With Us! At First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park -Saturday, April 16 at 10am - http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0952.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a Ranger-guided hike at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Saturday, April 16 at 10am. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 22:33:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0952.html 2016-04-08T22:33:03Z ‘Paleo-Indians in Montana’ At First Peoples Buffalo Jump State -Sunday, April 17at 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0951.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Humanities Montana Speakers Bureau program ‘Paleo-Indians in Montana: 13,000-8,000 Years Ago’ at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Sunday, April 17 at 2pm. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 22:19:10 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0951.html 2016-04-08T22:19:10Z Trekker Kids Program Candle Making Fun at Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, April 16th at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0950.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Trekker Kids program “Candle Making Fun” at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, April 16th at 11am. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 22:15:14 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0950.html 2016-04-08T22:15:14Z FLATHEAD LAKE RANGER STATION OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, April 16th from 10am to 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0949.html (Bigfork, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that Flathead Lake State Park – Wayfarers Unit is hosting an open house from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday, April 16 at the new Flathead Lake Ranger Station. Mon, 04 Apr 2016 19:32:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0949.html 2016-04-04T19:32:00Z First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park Announces Summer Hours -Beginning Friday, April 1, 2016 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0948.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park will move to summer hours of operation beginning Friday, April 1, 2016. Thu, 31 Mar 2016 20:44:28 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0948.html 2016-03-31T20:44:28Z Jefferson Jeopardy – A Birthday Celebration at Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, April 9th at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0947.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Trekker Kid program “Jefferson Jeopardy – A Birthday Celebration” at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, April 9th at 11am. Tue, 29 Mar 2016 21:53:34 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0947.html 2016-03-29T21:53:34Z Public Comment Sought for Proposed Storage Shed Project at Bannack State Park -Comments accepted through Monday, May 2, 2016 at 5pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0946.html (Dillon, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is seeking public comment on a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for a proposed storage shed project at Bannack State Park near Dillon, MT. Public comments accepted through Monday, May 2, 2016 at 5pm. Mon, 28 Mar 2016 22:26:22 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0946.html 2016-03-28T22:26:22Z Volunteer Opportunities Available At Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, April 9th from 1pm to 4pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0945.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a Volunteer Open House at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, April 9th from 1pm to 4pm. Wed, 23 Mar 2016 18:36:20 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0945.html 2016-03-23T18:36:20Z Giant Springs State Park Now Offers Pet Off-Leash Areas http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0944.html (Great Falls, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is opening selected areas of Giant Springs State Park for pets to be off-leash and under voice control beginning Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:49:35 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0944.html 2016-03-23T15:49:35Z Trekker Kids ‘Totally Awesome Trees’ at Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, April 2nd at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0943.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Trekker Kid program ‘Totally Awesome Trees!’ at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, April 2nd at 11am. Tue, 22 Mar 2016 15:27:25 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0943.html 2016-03-22T15:27:25Z