Libby Dam's summer recreation season ending soon

Published Aug. 17, 2012


Contact: Susan James, 406-293-5577

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

August 17, 2012

LIBBY, MT – The last day of the summer tour schedule at Libby Dam is Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012.  Park rangers advise planning ahead for a tour. 

Tours are offered daily through Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 at 10 a.m., and 12, 2, and 4 p.m. 

Tour participants must check in at the visitor center front desk at least 15 minutes prior to the start of each tour.  Adults taking the tour must bring photo identification in the form of a current state driver’s license or passport. 

After Aug. 25, 2012, tours will only be available by appointment.     

Visitor Center hours will remain 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., through Labor Day. 

After Labor Day, the Visitor Center will be open from 10 a.m. to 2p.m., including weekends.   Winter hours of 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday begin Oct. 1. 

Summer recreation opportunities include picnicking, hiking, fishing and fall colors. 

For more information, contact Park Ranger Susan James at the Libby Dam Visitor Center, 406-293-5577.


Release no. 12-025