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Flathead National Forest

Whitefish, MT
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Awesome cycling!

This is one opportunity you shouldn't miss! Whether you're cycling or driving your car, going up to... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Regina, Canada

Loved our trip into the Flathead . We spent a week camping and hiking in July. Great place to get... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Whitefish, Montana
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A scenic hiking area which offers berrypicking.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is one opportunity you shouldn't miss! Whether you're cycling or driving your car, going up to the Hungry Horse Dam is an experience, We have always cycled, parking our van at the ranger station in Hungry Horse, and then cycling up the hill to...More

Thank Stedwill
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Loved our trip into the Flathead . We spent a week camping and hiking in July. Great place to get away from the crowds in Glacier.

Thank Nan59937
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Flathead forest and lake are beautiful. We were told the lake is the largest lake west of the Mississippi. Unfortunately during our visit the smoke from the forest fires kept us from enjoying it to its fullest,

1  Thank sdlemmonds
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The area is very isolated. Take what you need for the day. You will find no stores, gas or food. Bear spray and a hand gun I would strongly recommend. Make sure you fuel tank is full before heading to spotted bear. No cell service...More

Thank msb345
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Beautiful Scenery. They day we visited the visitor's center had 3 staff on hand to answer questions and provide camping and local information. Along the drive we got to see a nest of osprey which was a nice sight.

Thank pholt47
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Normally I plan our family vacations with great care. I admit I am responsible for a big blunder on our recent trip to Flathead Lake and Glacier this year. We had been there "before". What could go wrong? The only thing that changed was- we...More

Thank Kgordon10
Reviewed 9 August 2017

What else can you say about it but that it is absolutely beautiful. We were on motorcycles and it was stunning.

1  Thank jslup5
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Definitely putting into your itenirary if you love driving through the forest. Places to stop and view varying types of areas.

Thank oldcarlady
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This area has everything! So peaceful, so serene. We got great pictures and met locals and visitors alike. Once is not enough. We will be back

Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great hiking and driving. Well maintained roads, clean and a pleasant place to be. Get there late and see the stars.

Thank Jimc82
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Jay O
10 July 2017|
Response from terrance T | Reviewed this property |
much better view about same travel time look out for deer and elk
Kelli R
22 June 2016|
Response from Joannie B | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about dog friendly restaurants in Whitefish/Kalispell. Best bet would be to call whatever restaurant you might be interested in and check directly with them. As far as GNP with a dog, check with the park... More
16 May 2015|
Response from CATTSAR | Reviewed this property |
Check the web site. The management office is in Whitefish, they can better answer your questions. Sorry I can't be of more help.