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 at Lone Pine State Park -Saturday, October 1st, 2016 from 8:30am to 1pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1080.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is partnering with the Montana Conservation Corps and the Kalispell Rotary Club to host a volunteer work day for National Public Lands Day at Lone Pine State Park on Saturday, October 1st from 8:30am to 1pm. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:22:55 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1080.html 2016-09-22T20:22:55Z Montana State Parks Seeks State Snowmobile Advisory Committee Members http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1079.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is seeking three new members for the State Snowmobile Advisory Committee. Applications will be accepted through Monday, October 31st, 2016 at 5pm. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:02:26 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1079.html 2016-09-22T20:02:26Z Decision Notice Issued for Proposed Public Dock on Wild Horse Island http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1078.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that a decision notice has been issued for a proposed public dock at Wild Horse Island at Flathead Lake State Park near Polson, MT. Based on public sentiment that installation of a public dock would be detrimental on Wild Horse Island, Montana State Parks (MSP) will postpone this action until further analysis can be conducted. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 21:44:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1078.html 2016-09-21T21:44:03Z Lake Elmo State Park Kite Festival-Sunday, September 25th from 10am to 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1076.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a Kite Festival in honor of National Public Lands Day at Lake Elmo State Park on Sunday, September 25 from 10am to 2pm. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:57:13 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1076.html 2016-09-15T21:57:13Z Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Black Sandy State Park http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1075.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a National Public Lands Day volunteer event at Black Sandy State Park on Saturday September 24th from 10am to 2pm. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:54:38 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1075.html 2016-09-15T21:54:38Z Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Milltown State Park http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1074.html (Milltown, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) and its partners will host a day full of volunteer, recreational and educational opportunities to celebrate National Public Lands Day at Milltown State Park on Saturday, September 24 at 10am. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:52:15 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1074.html 2016-09-15T21:52:15Z Chief Plenty Coups State Park Announces Off-Season Hours http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1073.html (Pryor, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that Chief Plenty Coups State Park will change to off-season hours of operation beginning Monday, September 19th. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:50:37 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1073.html 2016-09-15T21:50:37Z Join us for National Public Lands Day At Flathead Lake State Park -Saturday, September 24th from 10am to 12pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1072.html (Bigfork, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a National Public Lands Day volunteer event at Flathead Lake State Park at Wayfarers on Saturday September 24th from 10am to 12pm. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:47:54 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1072.html 2016-09-15T21:47:54Z National Public Lands Day Events at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park -Saturday, September 24th http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1071.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host National Public Lands Day events at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Saturday, September 24th beginning at 9am. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 21:44:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1071.html 2016-09-14T21:44:00Z National Public Lands Day Cave Restoration at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park -Saturday, September 24th from 8:30am to 1:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1077.html (Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a Cave Restoration Project in honor of National Public Lands Day at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park on Saturday, September 24th from 8:30am to 1:30pm. Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21:38:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1077.html 2016-09-13T21:38:00Z Public Comment Sought for Extension of Current Biennial Fee Rule http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1070.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is seeking public comment on a proposed extension of the 2014 Biennial Fee Rule through December 2017. The Biennial Fee Rule is an assemblage of user fees and associated rules for the Montana State Park system. The current fee rule was approved by the Montana State Parks and Recreation Board on October 15, 2014. Comments accepted through Friday, September 30th, 2016 at 5pm. Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:22:26 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1070.html 2016-08-31T23:22:26Z Clark Fork Coalition at Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, August 27th at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1069.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host the Clark Fork Coalition at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, August 27th at 11am. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:47:24 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1069.html 2016-08-18T21:47:24Z Bear Canyon Singers at Missouri Headwaters State Park -Friday, August 26th at 7pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1068.html (Three Forks, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) presents The Bear Canyon Singers at Missouri Headwaters State Park on Friday, August 26th at 7pm. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:45:23 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1068.html 2016-08-18T21:45:23Z Bird Sleuth: Habitat Connections at Milltown State Park -Saturday, August 27th at 10am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1067.html (Milltown, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a “Bird Sleuth: Habitat Connections” event for kids of all ages at Milltown State Park on Saturday, August 27th at 10am. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:42:55 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1067.html 2016-08-18T21:42:55Z 22nd Annual Chief Plenty Coups Day of Honor Event -Saturday, September 3 at 11am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1066.html (Pryor, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it will be hosting the 22nd annual Day of Honor Event at Chief Plenty Coups State Park on Saturday, September 3 at 11:00am. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:40:39 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1066.html 2016-08-18T21:40:39Z Celebrate the End of Summer with Music By the Caverns -Saturday, August 27th beginning at 10am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1065.html (Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host Music by the Caverns at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park on Saturday, August 27th at 10am. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:31:18 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1065.html 2016-08-18T21:31:18Z Lake Elmo State Park Labor Day Celebration -Sunday, September 4th from 10am to 3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1064.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a Labor Day Celebration at Lake Elmo State Park on Sunday, September 4 from 10am to 3pm. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:28:49 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1064.html 2016-08-18T21:28:49Z FREE Concert at Giant Springs State Park -Saturday, August 20th 2016 from 6-8 pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1062.html (Great Falls, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a free concert featuring Wylie and The Wild West Band at Giant Springs State Park on Saturday, August 20th from 6 to 8pm. This concert is sponsored by Source Giant Springs Water Company. Mon, 15 Aug 2016 21:23:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1062.html 2016-08-15T21:23:00Z Montana State Parks & Recreation Board Meeting At First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park -Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 8:30am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1061.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that the Montana State Parks & Recreation Board will hold a meeting at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 8:30am. The meeting will be held in the park Visitor Center located at 342 Ulm Vaughn Road, Ulm, MT. Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:53:14 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1061.html 2016-08-11T20:53:14Z Wordsongs: Bringing Poetry to Life at Missouri Headwaters State Park http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1063.html (Three Forks, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host “Wordsongs: Bringing Poetry to Life” with Dave Caserio and Parker Brown at Missouri Headwaters State Park on Saturday, August 20th at 7pm. Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:26:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1063.html 2016-08-10T21:26:00Z Peyote Stitch Beading at Chief Plenty Coups State Park -Friday, August 5 from 1pm to 3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1023.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will be offering a free Peyote Stitch Beading demonstration at Chief Plenty Coups State Park on Friday, July 15th from 1pm to 3pm. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 23:19:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1023.html 2016-07-29T23:19:00Z Tongue River Marina Suffers Fire Damage -Marina closed until further notice http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1060.html (Decker, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that Tongue River Marina at Tongue River Reservoir State Park will be CLOSED until further notice due to fire damage. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:05:31 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1060.html 2016-07-29T22:05:31Z Join us! Star Gazing at Cooney State Park -Saturday, August 13th at 8:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1059.html (Roberts, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host an Evening Under the Stars with the Southwest Montana Astronomical Society (SMAS) at Cooney State Park on Saturday, August 13th at 8:30pm. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:03:52 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1059.html 2016-07-29T22:03:52Z Eric the Excellent at Bannack State Park -Saturday, August 13th at 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1058.html (Dillon, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host Eric the Excellent at Bannack State Park on Saturday, August 13th at 2pm. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:02:33 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1058.html 2016-07-29T22:02:33Z York’s True Freedom and Formations in a New Light At Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park -August 12th & 13th http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1057.html (Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host “York’s True Freedom” and “Formations in a New Light” at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park on August 12th and 13th. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:00:56 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_1057.html 2016-07-29T22:00:56Z