State Symbols hike
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: June 22, 2017

State Symbols Hike


(Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks ( is hosting a guided hike at Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park on June 24th.


Montana has unique state symbols that reflect its wonderful beauty. Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park gives home to the state bird, butterfly, fish, flower, grass and tree; the state mammal is no longer found in the park.  Besides the park having one of the most decorative caves in the North West its home to the flora and fauna that make Montana great.


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


What:  State Symbols Hike, Greer Gulch Loop (2 Miles). . The hike will meet at the Main Visitor Center then hike the Greer Gulch loop.  For the hike good shoes, clothes appropriate for the weather, water, a snack and binoculars are recommended.


When: Saturday, June 24th at 9:00 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.

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