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I am lucky enough to live on the shore of Flathead Lake

Clear, drinkable, deep, and really large! A beautiful lake to explore and enjoy by boat or at a... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Mike R
Polson, Montana

Was there in the fall so no public boat rides available. Took a drive around the lake. Took a... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

Clear, drinkable, deep, and really large! A beautiful lake to explore and enjoy by boat or at a Montana State park or city park.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike R
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Was there in the fall so no public boat rides available. Took a drive around the lake. Took a couple hours. There are several cute towns would have been great to stop and look around or have lunch but that wasn't in the agenda. Next...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Detelbop
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We didn't realize that the lake was as big as it was. We stayed in a house in Bigfork, Mt, and decided the drive around the lake one day. It took a while including stops at places to visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank John W
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places on earth! The crystal clear water, lush forestry, the magnificent Mission Mountain range of the Rockies, it’s almost more than you can take in! Put this one on your “Bucket List”!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Visiting after Labor Day finds many things closed "for the Season". But still....the lake itself is enormous with a multitude of great viewing points. A fair number of chain motels to lodge in.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kenn S
Reviewed 11 September 2018

My husband, a friend and I spent a day visiting the Flathead Lake state park units. The park units can be found all around the large lake. The units are Wayfarers State park, Yellow Bay State park, Finley Point State park, Big Arm State park...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank M J
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We visited at the southern point in Polson. Beautiful clear lake with rocky bottom. We went to one of the public beaches and it was so so. Grass was nice but the docks were covered in bird poop and the bathroom was so bad we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank nneettiiee
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Huge lake, beautiful scenic drive with many small towns to visit. Tons of state parks and camping sites all over. Definitely a must visit if In the area even if it's a local park for lunch.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bgskyman
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We rented a house on Flathead Lake and spent one day on a boat on the lake. The lake is huge and we didn't even cover half of it on our day in the boat. There aren't a lot of boats on the lake, which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cdd65
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Flathead lake is must for all to experience. To see the rocks on the bottom of the lake is an experience in itself. We rented kayaks and paddle boards and spent the day exploring. We paddled and swam. This place is huge. We put in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Maraleerose
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Rokshana R
13 June 2018|
Response from _cpplas | Reviewed this property |
You can stay in Bigfork or areas surrounding Flathead Lake and look for a bed and breakfast or renting a cabin etc. You will need to Google and fine tune the options available.
15 July 2017|
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Response from JimSix | Reviewed this property |
I actually did see a bear when I was in the Flathead Lake area - as well as several Wild Turkeys and other wildlife. As noted in several of these postings, the bears keep pretty much away from people - They don't like the... More