Montana's Flathead Valley
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Things to do in the Flathead Valley Montana

Whether you come to the Flathead Valley for vacation or business, you’re sure to find pleasures on every trip.

  • Visit nearby Glacier National Park, with 700 miles of hiking trails, roadside vistas, historic lodges, up-close wildlife, lakes perfect for boating and fishing, and convenient campgrounds.

  • Outdoor recreation of all sorts, such as fishing, hiking, hunting, boating, kayaking, and skiing, are readily available for you.

  • Shop in the valley’s malls and unique shops.

  • Lodge at hotels, motels, convention centers, and bed & breakfast facilities.

  • Experience dining from casual to fine cuisine.

  • Valley communities offer arts and cultural activities to suit your individual tastes.

23 things to do in the Flathead

Browse this site for hundreds of things to do in Montana’s Flathead Valley. 

Here are 23 suggestions to get you started

  1. Take a scenic drive through Glacier National Park on the Going-to-the-Sun Road, an engineering feat completed in 1932.
  2. Visit Wild Horse Island on Flathead Lake.
  3. Pick your own fresh cherries along Flathead Lake.
  4. Golf one of nine of the area’s magnificent courses.
  5. Spend the day at the Spa.
  6. Saddle up for a guided trail ride in Montana's mountains.
  7. Enjoy Downtown Kalispell and Whitefish shopping and eating establishments.
  8. Experience whitewater rafting on the North Fork or Middle Fork of the Flathead River.
  9. Fly fish on the Flathead River.
  10. Take a hot air balloon ride.
  11. Go skydiving.
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