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Friday, June 15, 2012
Some Facts About Glacier National Park- a waypoint
Evidence of human use of Glacier National Park land dates back over 10,000 years according to the National Parks Service. The land was originally controlled by the Blackfeet Indian nation as well as several other tribes. Several early european explorers also explored the area. in 1891 The Great Northern Railroad was completed, allowing settlers and explorers greater access to the heart of Montana. This beautiful land was signed into protection as a National Park in 1815 by President Taft, and remains to this day, one of America and Canada's most beautiful natural parks.