Nature Writing Workshop at Lewis & Clark Caverns –
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: April 3, 2019

(Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks ( and Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park will host a Nature Writing Workshop on Saturday, April 13, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

Celebrate the return of spring with this workshop designed to help writers of all ages and abilities improve their craft. Whether enjoying a nature journaling hobby or publishing an article in National Geographic is your end goal, this workshop will set you on the road to writing about the natural world. Each exercise offers a chance for participants to take their work outside, write alongside other creative folks, and share work for discussion.

The workshop will meet at the Main Visitor Center. Participants should bring a notebook, writing utensil, bottle of water, sturdy shoes, and weather-appropriate clothing. Coffee, tea, and cookies will be provided. The cost of the workshop is $4 per person. Please call (406) 287-3541 to reserve your spot.

Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park also invites trail users and campers to enjoy the park before the crowds arrive for summer. Off-season recreation means quieter trails for hiking or mountain biking and discounted camping fees. The Main Visitor Center will offer extended hours; open 8:30am to 4:30pm beginning April 1.

For more information about park hours or events, call (406) 287-3541 or visit:

What: Nature Writing Workshop

When: Saturday, April 13, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: $4 per person

Where: Main (Lower) Visitor Center, Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park, 25 Lewis & Clark Caverns Rd, Whitehall, MT

From the exit 274 on I-90 we are 13 miles south on Highway 287 and 5 miles west on MT 2.
From the Cardwell exit 256 on I-90 we are 7 miles east along MT 2.

Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park features one of the most decorative limestone caverns in the Northwest filled with spectacular stalactites, stalagmites, columns, and helictites. The park also features camping, trails to hike or bike, a state-of-the-art visitor center, interpretive displays, a gift shop, food and beverage concessions, amphitheater, and interpretive events presented during the summer months.

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