National Parks are protected areas filled with natural beauty. Glacier National Park is located in Montana and is famous for its serene and calm environment. It is t also known as a peace-loving park. This park is accessible by road, air or rail.
Glacier National Park boasts of a rich diversity of animals, plants and birds. It is home to over 70 species of mammals and over 270 species of birds. It has beautiful scenic lakes and mountains. Some of the wildlife that you will see includes bears, shrews, raccoons, skunk, lion, weasel, rabbits, mink, bats, rodents like porcupines, beaver and squirrels. Birds like herons, pigeons, cranes; hawks, eagle, teal, ducks, swans, jays and kingfishers are few of the avian beauty that occupies the area.
You could spend an entire day just watching these birds, animals, fishes and plants. And to make it easier, the park has guided tours that will give you a tour and an overview of all of these beautiful creatures. Other than sightseeing, you can enjoy playing golf, going boating or river rafting and biking. If you get hungry you head off to the restaurants that offer delicious food and drink. In case you feel tired after a long day, relax your tired body at the spa centers within the park. The park also arranges for heritage tours and other educational programs for children.
Celebrating your precious moments like a marriage, birthdays and other meetings is possible because they rent out open spaces for such events.
The entry fee is anywhere from $5 to $50 depending on the facility. Blind people and other handicapped citizens can use the park facilities for free.
You can also plan a vacation with your family and friends as the park offers lodging at a minimal rate. Whatever you plan to do your visit to the Glacier National Park will surely be a memorable one.