Greetings from Glacier National Park

I was 40 years old when I discovered our National Parks. I was between jobs and went to a hiking camp in southwest Utah and fell in love with Zion National Park. I came home and bought my husband hiking boots and we’ve been hiking our way through the God’s gift to America. We’ve been to 20 parks each with it’s own beauty so its hard to pick a favorite. I have also become a National Park VIP (Volunteer In Park) and volunteer as an interpretive docent at Alcatraz.

Sincerely,
Kathy

Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park preserves more than a million acres of forests, alpine meadows and lakes with habitat for a wide variety of plant and animal life, including one of the largest remaining grizzly bear populations in the lower 48 states. Its spectacular glaciated landscape is a hikers' paradise, offering 700 miles of maintained trails that lead deep into one of the largest intact ecosystems in the lower 48 states.

State(s): Montana

Established: 1910

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