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Paris Gibson Essay Winners at Giant Springs State Park - Wednesday, July 16th at 6pm
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Wednesday, July 09, 2014

(Great Falls, MT) – Join us - Montana State Parks ( for a reading of the Paris Gibson Essay Contest winning submissions at Giant Springs State Park on Wednesday, July 16th at 6pm.  

The top three candidates of the Paris Gibson essay contest will be at Giant Springs State Park to read the winning essay.  The essay reading will be preceded by an introduction on the basic history of Paris Gibson, the founder of Great Falls. Bring refreshments, a blanket or chair, make yourself comfortable and enjoy! This event is free to Montana residents; regular park fees apply for nonresidents. For more information contact Rachel Shumaker at (406) 727-1212.

What: Paris Gibson essay winners

When: Wednesday, July 16th at 6pm.

Where: Giant Springs State Park Ranger Station
            4803 Giant Springs Rd, Great Falls

Giant Springs State Park located in Great Falls offers a variety of outdoor experiences. Come marvel at the park's remarkable features and view the variety of bird life. Take part in special events, picnic by the Missouri River, visit the fish hatchery and visitor center, walk along the River’s Edge Trail, view the nearby Rainbow Falls overlook, or visit the neighboring Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center operated by the U.S. Forest Service. In 2013, Giant Springs State Park was Montana’s most popular state park with over 307,000 visits.

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Rachel Shumaker
Giant Springs Ranger
4600 Giant Springs Rd