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  • Family bicycling on path trail in summer; mountains in background.

    After the meeting

    May 21, 2018

    Extend your stay to experience summer in NW Montana. When your family finds out you’re headed to Kalispell, Montana, for a conference, there is no doubt they will beg   more >


    Young woman and her dog, hiking in The Jewel Basin of Montana

    To Glacier and beyond

    April 30, 2018

    AUTUMN IN NORTHWEST MONTANA IS ONE OF THE BEST SEASONS TO GET ON THE TRAIL AND ON THE WATER. As of September 17th the entire length of Glacier National   more >


    Layer & Go

    November 7, 2017

    Pack your wool for winter Adventures The saying goes, “You snooze, you lose,” and when it comes to winter fun in northwest Montana, that’s definitely true. While summer is   more >


    Faces of the Flathead — Winter

    November 3, 2017

    Meet the people who make a trip to NW Montana one to remember. Any season you visit the Flathead will be one to remember, but you’ll soon find that   more >


    Montana Pond Hockey – 2018 tournament canceled

    November 3, 2017

    Q&A with Montana Pond Hockey Classic Founder. NOTICE: Unstable ice conditions have​ force​d the cancellation of ​the ​Montana Pond Hockey Classic, January​ 19 – 21, ​2018, in Kalispell. ​ Kalispell has the privilege of being one of   more >


    A Winter Paradise

    November 1, 2017

    With great ice fishing, peaceful cross-country skiing and even options for dogsledding, the Flathead Valley is a winter recreationist’s dream come true.  more >


    Fly-fishing in Northwest Montana

    Catch the best view

    August 16, 2017

    Autumn fishing, kayaking and hiking in gorgeous NW Montana. As the days shorten and nights cool a new season is upon us. And locals know that autumn in Northwest   more >

    Categories: Fall, Outdoor Adventure

    Two standup paddle boarders on Flathead Lake.

    72 Epic Hours in NW Montana

    June 16, 2017

    Northwest Montana stretches from the west side of the Continental Divide north to the Canadian border and west toward Idaho. Home to two of the Northwest’s most beautiful travel   more >


    5 Secrets in Glacier National Park

    June 15, 2017

    Imagine growing up 30 miles from one of the most stunning places in the world — a place known as the Crown of the Continent. For kids in Kalispell,   more >


    Your Kalispell Packing List

    June 15, 2017

    Looking for a respite of fresh air, spectacular views and a whole slew of bucket list items? A Kalispell getaway is the ideal escape from urban life — all   more >


    Faces of the Flathead

    May 12, 2017

    Meet the people who make a trip to Northwest Montana a treasured memory. At the Kalispell CVB we often hear that even though we live in one of the   more >


    Simply Winter

    November 4, 2016

    Family fun in the Flathead Snowball fights and snow angels, snowman making and tobogganing — the winter of our youth. As family time is filled with indoor soccer and   more >


    #FoundYourPark

    May 4, 2016

    Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial in Glacier National Park. A century ago President Woodrow Wilson signed the bill creating the National Park Service, inspired by the efforts and leadership   more >


    Test your fortitude

    February 5, 2016

    COMPETITIVE EVENTS IN NORTHWEST MONTANA. On, in and in between its rugged peaks, pristine valleys and inspiring vistas, Northwest Montana is no doubt a recreation paradise. You can choose   more >


    Catching On

    November 9, 2015

    “Tom Gruenwald Outdoors” highlights winter fishing in NW Montana Winter recreation enthusiasts across North America will have the opportunity to experience the great ice fishing opportunities of Northwest Montana   more >


    Glacier’s Winter Glory

    October 14, 2015

    Winter in Glacier offers silence, solitude and serenity as you snowshoe, XC ski, skate or just gaze at wonder.  more >


    Mountains to Greens

    September 28, 2015

    Golfing Flathead’s Highway 93 — There are few other stretches of road that offer hundreds of miles of pure mountain beauty and easy access to endless recreation opportunities. And   more >


    Two boys having fun in a hotel swimming pool

    Take a break in Kalispell

    March 10, 2015

    If you’re brainstorming spring break ideas, Kalispell’s close proximity to outdoor recreation, plus its Western culture, fun shopping and affordable restaurants and lodging offer families a true escape without   more >


    Hiker standing on rock outcropping at top of a waterfall, looking down a canyon

    Sunbathe, hike, bike, ski

    July 10, 2014

    Folks in Kalispell call this season “summer” just like everyone else. But if you notice a wry twinkle in their eyes, it’s because they know that they can experience   more >


    Dragon Boat team practicing on Flathead Lake

    The Monster-ous Lake

    June 26, 2014

    Whenever friends visit from out of state I make sure that their itineraries include a circuit around Flathead Lake. Even by car, the 97-mile trip can easily fill a   more >


    Lasso the Lake

    April 1, 2014

    Whenever friends visit from out of state I make sure that their itineraries include a circuit around Flathead Lake. Even by car, the 97-mile trip can fill a full   more >


    Thrill to the Thaw

    April 1, 2014

    Spring in the Flathead Valley is a time of unsurpassed wonder and beauty. Every year, the sunny skies and warming temperatures of the season work their miracles on this   more >


    Vistas to View

    September 11, 2013

    Looking for that soul-expanding sense of the bigness and beauty of Montana? Here are a few easily accessible spots around Kalispell where you can find your own sense of   more >

    Categories: Fall, Outdoor Adventure

    Families

    August 8, 2013

    No matter when you come to Kalispell, you’ll find unforgettable experiences for the whole family.  more >


    Moab of the North

    August 8, 2013

    Whether you prefer rolling roads or ridgeline single-tracks, Kalispell has a route for you…and a bike for you…and an event for you…  more >


    Birding

    August 8, 2013

    Humans aren’t the only creatures to think highly of the Kalispell area. Year after year, thousands upon thousands of birds flock through the area along a major north-south migratory   more >


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