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Enjoy National Trails Day at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park -Saturday, June 3 from 8:30am to 12:30pm

(Whitehall, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host a National Trails Day® event at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park on Saturday, June 3rd from 8:30am to 12:30pm.  

American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day ® is the country’s largest celebration of trails. In recognition, join us at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park to enjoy a hike on one of the park’s trails.

The park offers 10 miles of trails for both hiking and mountain biking ranging from easy to difficult. National Trails Day® Participants will earn tickets to enter into a drawing for a variety of prizes. Visitors with mobility issues are invited to come out, bring a picnic basket, binoculars and earn tickets by spotting different bird or plant species in the park.

Registration is at 8:30am at the group use pavilion in the park's campground area. All participants should be prepared for a day in the sun. Please wear appropriate clothing, sunscreen, footwear, snacks, and water.
For a description and map of the available trails visit Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park Trails System  For more information call the park visitor center at (406) 287-3541.

What: National Trails Day®

When: Saturday, June 3 from 8:30am to 12:30pm

Where: Campground Group Use Pavilion, Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park, 25 Lewis & Clark Caverns Rd, Whitehall, MT
http://stateparks.mt.gov/lewis-and-clark-caverns/

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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Contact:
Megan Strickland
AmeriCorps Member,
Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park
(406) 287-3541
lewisandclark.americorps@gmail.com


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