“Can I Eat This?”
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: May 24, 2017

Can I Eat This?

 Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park is starting off its Saturday Ranger walks with a colorful hike about editable and non-editable plants of the park.  This hike will help give you the tools to identify plants that are safe to eat while out enjoying your favorite hiking areas.

For more information call the park visitor center at (406) 287-3541.

What: The 2 mile hike around Greer Gulch will give you tools to identify plants that are safe to eat when enjoying your favorite hiking area. We will meet at the Main Visitor Center, followed by a short drive to the trail head. This is a 2 mile loop so bring comfortable footwear, and clothes appropriate for the weather; binoculars, camera, water and a snack are also recommended. This hike is limited to 25 adventurers, please call the park at (406) 287-3541 to reserve a spot or if you any questions.   

When: On Saturday May 27th at 9 AM

Where: 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 largest known 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.

Visit Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) and enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, boating and more and discover some of the greatest natural and cultural treasures on earth.


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