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 Montana Warriors on the Water Project Brings Veterans To Hell Creek State Park -June 8 through June 15 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0688.html (Jordan, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is proud to play host to Montana Warriors on the Water Project at Hell Creek State Park, June 8 through June 15. The Montana Warriors on the Water project provides outdoor recreational opportunities and therapy to veterans of the United States Military, especially those that are combat wounded or suffering from issues associated with PTSD. Fri, 22 May 2015 17:46:16 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0688.html 2015-05-22T17:46:16Z Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park Offers Eclectic Mix of Interpretive Programs -May 28, 29, & 30 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0687.html (Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) offers an eclectic mix of interpretive programs at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park, May 28, 29 and 30. Fri, 22 May 2015 17:43:08 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0687.html 2015-05-22T17:43:08Z 2nd Annual Plenty Coups Picnic Day At Plenty Coups State Park -Saturday, June 6 from 10am to 4pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0686.html (Pryor, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that it is hosting Plenty Coups Picnic Day at Chief Plenty Coups State Park on Saturday, June 6 from 10am to 4pm. Thu, 21 May 2015 21:29:38 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0686.html 2015-05-21T21:29:38Z Spring Flooding Closes Some Campsites at Cooney State Park http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0685.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that there is spring flooding occurring in some areas of Cooney State Park in Roberts, MT. Thu, 21 May 2015 21:00:15 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0685.html 2015-05-21T21:00:15Z TRAIL CLOSURES AT LONE PINE STATE PARK FOR ANNUAL 3D ARCHERY SHOOT –Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24 from 8am to 4:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0684.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced temporary trail closures at Lone Pine State Park on Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24 as part of the annual Lone Pine 3D Archery Shoot. Thu, 21 May 2015 15:33:33 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0684.html 2015-05-21T15:33:33Z National Trails Day Trail Restoration at Madison Buffalo Jump State Park -Saturday, June 6 at 10am to 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0683.html (Logan, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) invites the public to celebrate National Trails Day with a trail restoration event at the Madison Buffalo Jump State Park on Saturday, June 6 from 10am to 2pm. Wed, 20 May 2015 22:36:34 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0683.html 2015-05-20T22:36:34Z Interpretive Campfire Saturdays At Beavertail Hill, Placid Lake, and Salmon Lake State Parks -Saturdays at 6pm, May 30 through August 8 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0682.html (Seeley Lake, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host Interpretive Campfire Programs throughout the summer at Placid Lake, Salmon Lake and Beavertail Hill State Parks. Programs will be held Saturdays at 6pm beginning May 30 through August 8 with the location rotating weekly between the three parks. Wed, 20 May 2015 21:19:01 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0682.html 2015-05-20T21:19:01Z Help Build Trails at Milltown State Park for National Trails Day -Saturday, June 6 from 11am to 3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0681.html (Missoula, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) invites the public to celebrate National Trails Day at Milltown State Park on Saturday, June 6 from 11am to 3pm. Wed, 20 May 2015 21:15:24 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0681.html 2015-05-20T21:15:24Z American Hiking Society’s® National Trails Day Event at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park -Saturday, June 6 from 9am to 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0680.html (Whitehall, MT)- Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a National Trails Day ® event at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park Saturday, June 6 from 9am to 2pm. Wed, 20 May 2015 21:12:30 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0680.html 2015-05-20T21:12:30Z Novice Campers Invited to Corps of Discovery Campout At Travelers’ Rest State Park -Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0679.html (Lolo, MT) – Join us - Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) for the Corps of Discovery Campout at Travelers’ Rest State Park on Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14. Wed, 20 May 2015 21:10:03 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0679.html 2015-05-20T21:10:03Z Pictograph Cave State Park Presents Family Archaeology Day - Saturday, June 6th from 11am to 1pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0678.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) invites the public to Family Archaeology Day at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday, June 6 from 11am to 1pm. Wed, 20 May 2015 21:06:15 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0678.html 2015-05-20T21:06:15Z Chief Plenty Coups State Park Announces Summer Hours http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0677.html (Pryor, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that Chief Plenty Coups State Park is now operating under summer hours. The park will be open from 8am to 8pm daily with the visitor center and Chief Plenty Coups’ house open from 10am to 5pm daily. Tue, 19 May 2015 17:56:14 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0677.html 2015-05-19T17:56:14Z Bird’s Eye View Guided Hike At Bannack State Park - Saturday June 6 from 10am to 12pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0676.html (Dillon, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) invites the public to celebration National Trails Day with a guided hike of the Bird’s Eye View Trail at Bannack State Park on Saturday, June 6 from 10am to 12pm. Tue, 19 May 2015 17:22:30 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0676.html 2015-05-19T17:22:30Z State Trails Advisory Committee Meeting in Bozeman -Open to the Public- -Thursday & Friday, May 28 &29 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0675.html (Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that the citizen Montana State Trails Advisory Committee (STAC) will hold a meeting on Thursday, May 28th from 9:30-6:00 and Friday, May 29th, 2015 from 8:30-4:00 in the Fish, Wildlife & Parks Regional Office, located at 1400 S. 19th, in Bozeman, MT. Tue, 19 May 2015 17:16:53 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0675.html 2015-05-19T17:16:53Z Caving, Atlatls, and Naturalist Activities Highlight Memorial Day Programming At Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park -May 22, 23, 24 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0674.html (Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) highlights Memorial Day programming with Back Country Caving, The Amazing Atlatl, and other naturalist activities at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park, May 22, 23, and 24. Mon, 18 May 2015 22:07:56 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0674.html 2015-05-18T22:07:56Z Ranger-Guided Hike at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park - Saturday, May 23 at 10am http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0673.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a ranger-guided hike at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Saturday, May 23 at 10am. Thu, 14 May 2015 20:35:04 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0673.html 2015-05-14T20:35:04Z The Story Behind the Landscape: the Geology of the Flathead Valley At Lone Pine State Park - Saturday, May 30 from 9:30am to 12:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0672.html (Kalispell, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) presents “The Story Behind the Landscape: the Geology of the Flathead Valley” at Lone Pine State Park on Saturday, May 30 from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Thu, 14 May 2015 20:15:25 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0672.html 2015-05-14T20:15:25Z Guided Wildflower and Naturalist Walk At Lost Creek State Park - Friday, May 22 at 7pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0671.html (Anaconda, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will be hosting a ranger-guided Wildflower and Naturalist Walk at Lost Creek State Park on Friday, May22 at 7pm. Thu, 14 May 2015 20:10:29 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0671.html 2015-05-14T20:10:29Z 26th Annual Buzzard Day at Makoshika State Park -Saturday, June 13 http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0670.html (Glendive, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) invites the public to the 26th Annual Buzzard Day at Makoshika State Park on Saturday, June 13, beginning at 9am with events throughout the day. Wed, 13 May 2015 21:17:58 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0670.html 2015-05-13T21:17:58Z Amphibians & Reptiles Ranger Talk At Giant Springs State Park - Saturday, May 23 at 2pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0669.html (Great Falls, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will be hosting a ranger talk on Amphibians & Reptiles at Giant Springs State Park on Saturday, May 23 at 2pm. Wed, 13 May 2015 21:10:54 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0669.html 2015-05-13T21:10:54Z Junior Ranger Day & Artwork by Sarah Morris At Pictograph Cave State Park - Saturday, May 23rd from 1pm to3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0668.html (Billings, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will be hosting a Junior Ranger Day at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday, May 23 from 1pm to 3pm. The park will also have artwork on display by Montana artist, Sarah Morris. Wed, 13 May 2015 21:07:35 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0668.html 2015-05-13T21:07:35Z Travelers’ Rest State Park Announces Summer Hours http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0667.html (Lolo, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today that Travelers’ Rest State Park is now operating under summer hours. The park will be open from 8am to 9pm daily with the visitor center and museum open from 9am to 5pm daily. Tue, 12 May 2015 22:24:34 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0667.html 2015-05-12T22:24:34Z National Kids to Parks Day & Traditional Native Games At First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park -Saturday, May 16 from 1 to 3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0666.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host Traditional Native Games with at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Saturday, May 16 from 1 to 3pm in honor of National Kids to Parks Day. Fri, 08 May 2015 20:14:50 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0666.html 2015-05-08T20:14:50Z Northwest Paddle Fest At Wayfarers State Park - May 16 and 17 from 10am to 3pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0665.html (Bigfork, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting the Northwest Paddle Fest at Wayfarers State Park on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. This free event is collaboration between Rocky Mountain Outfitter, Sportsman’s Ski Haus, Paddlefish Sports, The Flathead Paddlers, and Montana State Parks. Fri, 08 May 2015 16:21:01 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0665.html 2015-05-08T16:21:01Z The (Un)Natural History of William Hornaday’s American Bison Group At First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park -Thursday, May 14, 2015 6:30pm http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0664.html (Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) presents “The (Un)Natural History of William Hornaday’s American Bison Group” with Doug Coffman at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park on Thursday, May 14 at 6:30pm. Thu, 07 May 2015 22:32:51 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/shared/parksNews/nr_0664.html 2015-05-07T22:32:51Z