Local Flathead Lake Attractions
There is so much to see and experience in Northwest Montana, your visit won’t be long enough no matter how long you stay. Below are helpful links of local interest. If you’re looking for overnight accommodations, go here.
Cities & Towns
See a complete listing of the cities and towns that border Flathead Lake here.
Glacier National Park is a “must see”! One trip to Glacier and you will know why they call Montana “The Last Best Place”.
Glacier National Park of Canada – our friends across the border share Glacier Park with the U.S. and call it Waterton Lakes National Park. Actually, Canada has another park called “Glacier”, but it is not contiguous with the U.S. park.
Winter or Summer attractions
Whitefish Ski Resort is known for terrific grooming with fall-line runs that stretch from the mountain’s summit to the base. The layout of the mountain is particularly good for skiing or riding together with family or groups of friends that are at varying ability levels. Skiing Big Mountain has been compared to Steamboat.
Blacktail Mountain ski resort a three-story lodge, located at the top of the mountain, offers all the amenities to make your day of skiing most enjoyable. If you have a season pass at most any other Montana ski area you receive a day ticket at Blacktail Mountain for our half day rate!
Flathead Lake Brewing Company – Brewery and Tasting Room now open 7 days a week! Located on Flathead Lake in Woods Bay (south of Bigfork).
Golfing in the Flathead Valley is almost as thrilling as skiing Whitefish Mountain’s world-class slopes because the Flathead is a top 50 golf destination according to Golf Digest. See our nine golf courses here!
Cherries! You will find cherry orchards on both sides of Flathead Lake. The Flathead is famous for our cherries and during the season, you’ll find roadside stands selling cherries on Rt. 93. One such orchard is, The Orchard at Flathead Lake.
Jeff Fleming’s Bear Country Gallery Jeff is the Original Artist and creator of Bearfoots™ and Big Sky Bears™. Stop by Bear Country Gallery and get your original bears signed & dated by the artist.
Montana Radio Cafe was born out of the desire for a radio station that plays great music that no one else plays. Scott Johnston started a music driven low power station broadcasting from the studio he built on his front porch.
Fantasy Flights conducted in the beautiful Flathead Valley with spectacular views of Glacier’s peaks to the North, Flathead Lake to the South and the mountain ranges which surround us on both sides!
Skydive Lost Prairie Montana is nestled in a beautiful secluded valley just 34 miles west of Kalispell. Our private airport is surrounded by gorgeous mountains, peppered with pristine lakes. See it all from a unique point of view.
High Country Trails Ride the High Country Trails. 800 acres of private ranch to roam. In Kalispell. Over night camp rides. located just six miles southwest of Kalispell, Montana in the heart of the Flathead Valley. We offer guided trail rides from one hour to all day on the private 800-acre family ranch.