Outdoors

Explore: October Events at Lone Pine

Montana State Parks invites the public to enjoy interpretive programming

Montana State Parks invites the public to enjoy interpretive programming at Lone Pine State Park during the month of October.

Flathead Valley Junior Astronomers – On Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. kids ages 7 and up are invited to become Junior Astronomers at Lone Pine.

Babies ‘n’ Boots Guided Hike – On Oct. 10 at 1 p.m. all parents of babies and young toddlers are invited to join a ranger and her little junior ranger on a short hike.

Migration Matters – On Oct. 13 at 1 p.m. head to Lone Pine for a special program all about migration.

Educational Trunk Workshop – On Oct. 18 at 8:30 a.m. this free workshop introduces formal and informal educators to resources in the valley.

Aurora Borealis: What is it? – On Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. learn about the Northern Lights, where they are, why they happen so infrequently, and how to know when your best chances of seeing them are.

Bat House Building Workshop – On Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. join Ranger Derrick for this extra-special bat house-building workshop. All materials will be provided. This workshop is $20 per group and is capped at 15 groups.

For more information or to register for programs, call (406) 755-2706. Programs cost $4 per person or $10 per family unless otherwise posted.