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BAY POINT ON THE LAKE
300 Bay Point Drive
Whitefish, MT, 59937, United States
(406) 862-2331 | 1-800-327-2108
(406) 862-5556

Recreation in Northwest Montana

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Wonderful Wildlife, Stunning Scenery, Abundant Recreation, and the Arts make the FlatheadValley a destination worthy of an extended visit.

During the winter months recreate at Big Mountain Resort on the 3,000+ acres for terrain, snowmobile on 200+ miles of groomed trails, cross-country ski at 1 of 8 recreation areas, or snowshoe in Glacier National Park.

Golfers are challenged from early April until late October on every one of the 8 championship courses in the valley. Nothing beats the summer in Montana with long days and cool nights to boat on the lake, mountain bike, whitewater raft, fish, and hike.

Glacier National Park is the crown jewel of the area and is only 25 miles from Whitefish. Visit any time of year to enjoy the numerous galleries, theater and museums in the area.

Temperatures in Northwestern Montana will surprise you! We enjoy a mild year round climate with dry air to make visiting comfortable any time of year. The summer season is particularly wonderful with long warm days (the sun sets around 10pm) and cool evenings.

Helpful Links

Area Information

Flathead Convention & Visitors Bureau
Area information and events

Flathead Living Magazine
Lifestyles, People and Activities

Visit Montana
Official Montana travel site

Whitefish Chamber of Commerce
Whitefish activities & info

Shopping

Whitefish Mountain Mall
Providing a full service grocery store, sporting goods (sale & rental), health care, fine dining, specialty shops, clothing, hair salons, cinema and more!

Summer Activities

Alpine Theatre Project
Professional Theatre Company

Fishing
Year round guided fishing on Flathead Lake.

Golf
Check out the Flathead Valley's 9 championship golf courses and even book tee times

Horseback Riding
Custom trail rides, rafting, meals and breathtaking views are just a few of the highlights.

Rafting
Full range whitewater rafting and flyfishing in Glacier National Park.

Skydiving
You will be amazed by the beauty and exhilaration of falling free through the Big Sky Country skies.

Transportation

Amtrak Link
Amtrak offering 20% discounted travel to Whitefish

Glacier Park International Airport
Big Sky, Horizon, Delta Connection, Northwest and US Airways airlines.

Winter Activities

Indoor Ice Skating
Olympic-size, Zamboni-groomed indoor facility.

Outback Ski Shack
15km of groomed track, lessons and rentals.

Ski Blacktail Mountain
Affordable family mountain recreation just South of Kalispell.

Snowmobile Rentals
Winter Wonderland Sports provides you with the very best in service and equipment for your visit to the beautiful Flathead Valley.