Backcountry Ranger Intern

Backcountry Ranger Intern

In 1996 GNPVA announced the formation of the Backcountry Ranger Intern program.  The Associates would provide the funds for the salary of a summer intern,…

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GNPVA OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER GROUP IN INTERMOUNTAIN REGION

GNPVA OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER GROUP IN INTERMOUNTAIN REGION

The National Park Service has selected the Glacier National Park Volunteer Associates as the 2015 Intermountain Region’s winner of the George and Helen Hartzog Award…

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Matekja Cabin Restoration Completed--Finally!

Matekja Cabin Restoration Completed–Finally!

The Matejka Cabin is the second oldest structure in Glacier National Park, erected in 1908 by Rudolph Matejka, a 23 year-old homesteader, originally from Bohemia….

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2014 Backcountry Ranger Intern

2014 Backcountry Ranger Intern

  We first met Audrey at the 2014 Volunteer Day in May where she spent part of the day volunteering at the Carpentry Building, painting…

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2014 VOLUNTEER DAY SCHEDULED FOR MAY 17TH!

2014 VOLUNTEER DAY SCHEDULED FOR MAY 17TH!

Our annual Volunteer Day begins at 8:30am on May 17th at the Community Center in West Glacier. Everyone is invited! A continental breakfast will be followed…

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VOLUNTEER ASSOCIATES AWARDED THE “JACK POTTER GLACIER NATIONAL PARK STEWARDSHIP AWARD”!

VOLUNTEER ASSOCIATES AWARDED THE “JACK POTTER GLACIER NATIONAL PARK STEWARDSHIP AWARD”!

Headwaters Montana has named the Glacier National Park Volunteer Associates the recipient of the 2013 Jack Potter Glacier National Park Stewardship Award. The award is…

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Volunteer Day

Volunteer Day

Each May, in conjunction with our annual meeting, we sponsor a Volunteer Day in the park which gives members and non-members an opportunity to spend time volunteering…

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Backcountry Preservation

Backcountry Preservation

The Volunteer Associates play a role in four areas of the backcountry experience in this majestic national park: structure maintenance; historic structure rehabilitation; backcountry ranger volunteers, and…

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Apgar Nature Center

Apgar Nature Center

GNPVA volunteers logged over 6,700 hours in Glacier National Park in 2013, but none of our efforts has created as much excitement or exceeded everyone’s expectations as…

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Work Projects

Work Projects

Our beloved park is over 100 years old. Many of the structures and much of the infrastructure dates back to those earlier times and are in…

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