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 National Public Lands Day Trail Rehabilitation At Giant Springs State Park -Saturday, September 27th at 9am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0451.html (Great Falls, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting a National Public Lands Day Event at Giant Springs State Park on Saturday, September 27 at 9am. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:00:26 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0451.html 2014-09-18T13:00:26Z Clean Up Cooney for National Public Lands Day At Cooney State Park -Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 10am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0450.html (Billings, MT) – Join us - Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) for National Public Lands Day at Cooney State Park on Saturday, September 27 at 2pm. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:57:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0450.html 2014-09-18T12:57:03Z Painting in the Park at Lake Elmo State Park -September 20, 21, 27, & 28 from 11am to 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0449.html (Billings, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting Painting in the Park at Lake Elmo State Park on Saturday and Sunday, September 20, 21, 27 and 28 from 11am to 2pm. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:51:40 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0449.html 2014-09-18T12:51:40Z National Public Lands Day Event At Chief Plenty Coups State Park -Saturday, September 27 from 10am to 12pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0448.html (Billings, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a tree planting and park beautification event for National Public Lands Day at Chief Plenty Coups State Park on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 from 10 am to 12 pm. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:49:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0448.html 2014-09-18T12:49:03Z National Public Lands Day and Bike Walk Bus Week Event At Milltown State Park -Saturday, September 27 from 11am to 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0447.html (Missoula, MT) –Montana State Parks (http://stateparks.mt.gov/) will host “Bandmann & Barbed Wire” in celebration of National Public Lands Day and Bike Walk Bus Week at Milltown State Park on Saturday, September 27 from 11am-2pm. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:43:56 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0447.html 2014-09-18T12:43:56Z Join Us! National Public Lands Day At Missouri Headwaters State Park -Saturday, September 27 from 10am to 4pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0446.html (Three Forks, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host “Helping Hands for America’s Lands,” a volunteer event in celebration of National Public Lands Day at Missouri Headwaters State Park on Saturday, September 27 from 10am to 4pm. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:40:10 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0446.html 2014-09-18T12:40:10Z Join Us! National Public Lands Day At Lone Pine State Park -Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0445.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is partnering with the Montana Conservation Corps to host a volunteer work day for National Public Lands Day at Lone Pine State Park on Saturday, September 27 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:36:28 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0445.html 2014-09-18T12:36:28Z Public Comment Sought On Camp Baker Host Site Project At Smith River State Park - Comments due by Wednesday, October 15 at 5pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0444.html (Great Falls, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that public comment is sought on a draft environmental assessment host site project located at Camp Baker in Smith River State Park. Camp Baker is the put-in site for recreational floaters on the Smith River near White Sulphur Springs, MT. Approximately 5,000 people per year float the Smith River. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:20:31 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0444.html 2014-09-15T22:20:31Z Montana State Parks Seeks Public Comment On Eden Bridge Host Site Improvement Project At Smith River State Park - Comments due by Wednesday, October 15 at 5pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0443.html (Great Falls, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that public comment is sought on a draft environmental assessment host site improvement project located at Eden Bridge in Smith River State Park. Eden Bridge is the take-out site for recreational floaters on the Smith River near Ulm. MT. Approximately 5,000 people per year float the Smith River. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:16:34 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0443.html 2014-09-15T22:16:34Z "Basics of Watercolor" Art Clinic At Giant Springs State Park - Saturday, September 20th from 12:30-2:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0442.html (Great Falls, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting a “Basics of Watercolor” art clinic at Giant Springs State Park on Saturday, September 20th from 12:30-2:30pm. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:05:26 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0442.html 2014-09-10T19:05:26Z Fall Bird Walk at Giant Springs State Park -Saturday, September 20th from 7-9am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0441.html (Great Falls, MT) – Join us! Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) for a fall bird walk through Giant Springs State Park on Saturday, September 10th from 7-9am. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:55:01 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0441.html 2014-09-10T17:55:01Z Work Begins On Parking And Lighting Improvements At Travelers' Rest State Park - Park to Remain Open During Construction http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0440.html (Lolo, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that work has started on parking and lighting improvements at Travelers’ Rest State Park in Lolo, MT. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:49:49 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0440.html 2014-09-09T14:49:49Z McCarty-Hiatt Interpretive Loop Trail Hike At Makoshika State Park -Sunday, September 14th at 10am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0439.html (Glendive, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a hike of the proposed McCarty-Hiatt Interpretive Loop Trail at Makoshika State Park on Sunday, September 14 at 10am. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:36:05 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0439.html 2014-09-08T22:36:05Z Family Archery Day at Lone Pine State Park - Saturday, September 13 from 11am to 3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0438.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is partnering with Cabela’s® to host a family archery day at Lone Pine State Park on Saturday, September 13 from 11am to 3pm. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 22:18:09 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0438.html 2014-09-05T22:18:09Z Makoshika State Park Announces Off-Season Hours - Effective Monday, September 15 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0437.html (Glendive, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced that off-season hours at Makoshika state Park will go into effect on Monday, September 15. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 22:11:57 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0437.html 2014-09-05T22:11:57Z Montana State Parks Releases Revised NEPA Combined Notice for Milltown State Park Development http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0436.html (Missoula, MT) - Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov), a division of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP), announced today the release of a revised combined notice related to National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) environmental review of the initial development of Milltown State Park. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 21:40:17 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0436.html 2014-09-05T21:40:17Z Public Comment Sought on Draft EA for Maintenance Facility and Camp Host Site Improvements at Pictograph Cave State Park -Comments Due by Friday, October 3 at 5pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0435.html (Billings, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is seeking public comment on a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for maintenance facility and camp host site improvements at Pictograph Cave State Park in Billings, Montana. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:37:26 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0435.html 2014-09-03T21:37:26Z Discover Travelers' Rest At Travelers' Rest State Park - September 6 & 7 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0434.html (Lolo, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting Discover Travelers’ Rest at Travelers’ Rest State Park September 6 and 7 starting at 10am each day. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:13:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0434.html 2014-09-02T21:13:03Z Makoshika Road Access Restricted Due to Repairs - Main Switchback Closed Monday-Friday during Construction http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0433.html (Glendive, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced that effective immediately the main switchback road at Makoshika State Park will be closed to all traffic Mondays at 12:01am through Fridays at 5:00pm for road repair. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:46:13 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0433.html 2014-09-02T16:46:13Z Montana State Parks Seeks Public Comment on 2014 Biennial Fee Rule - Comments due by Friday, September 26 at 5pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0432.html (Helena, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is seeking public comment on the 2014 Biennial Fee Rule, an assemblage of user fees and associated rules for the Montana State Park system. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:00:37 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0432.html 2014-08-27T18:00:37Z Join Us! Annual Montana Atlatl Mammoth Hunt At First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park - August 30th, 31st & September 1st http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0431.html (Great Falls, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Montana Atlatl Mammoth Hunt at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on August 30th, 31st and September 1st from 9am to 5pm daily. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:42:29 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0431.html 2014-08-25T22:42:29Z Fire Restrictions Downgraded at Cooney State Park to Stage I -Effective Friday, August 22, 2014 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0430.html (Helena, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is announcing today that fire restrictions at Cooney State Park located in Roberts, Montana will be downgraded from Stage II Fire Restrictions to Stage I Fire Restrictions, effective 12:01am Friday, August 22, 2014. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:40:21 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0430.html 2014-08-22T21:40:21Z Star Gazing and Greer Gulch Loop Hike Highlight Labor Day Weekend Activities At Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park -August 29 & 30 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0429.html (Whitehall, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) hosts “Star Gazing Under the Caverns Sky” and a Greer Gulch Loop Hike on Friday and Saturday, August 29 and 30. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:52:51 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0429.html 2014-08-21T21:52:51Z Raptor Day at Lone Pine State Park -Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0428.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is partnering with the Flathead Audubon Society to present the eight annual Raptor Day at Lone Pine State Park on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:41:17 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0428.html 2014-08-21T21:41:17Z Navigating the Night Sky & Celestial Viewing At Pictograph Cave State Park -Saturday, August 30 at 7pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0427.html (Billings, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host “Navigating the Night Sky & Celestial Viewing” at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday, August 30 at 7pm. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:35:34 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0427.html 2014-08-21T21:35:34Z