Hungry Horse Dam Visitor Center Summer Schedule
Media Contact: Kelly Bridges, (208) 378-5101
Dennis Philmon, (406) 387-5241 x313
For Release: May 19, 2014
HUNGRY HORSE, Mont. – The Bureau of Reclamation announces the opening of the Hungry Horse Dam Visitor Center for the 2014 summer season beginning Memorial Day Weekend. The visitor center will be open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. beginning May 24 through Sept. 13.
Hungry Horse dam is located off Highway 2 in Hungry Horse, Mont. Follow the signs just past the Hungry Horse/Glacier View Forest Service building to the visitor center. From Highway 2 travel about 4.5 miles to the visitor center at the north end of the dam.
For more information call (406) 387-5241 x347 or visit: http://www.usbr.gov/pn/hungryhorse/index.html.
Hungry Horse Dam stands 564 feet tall and was completed in 1953. It is located on the south fork of the Flathead River, 15 miles south of the west entrance to Glacier National Park and 20 miles northeast of Kalispell, Montana.
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