Nearby Activities

The Rails to Trails Path - This path is directly across from the Best Western Plus Flathead Lake Inn & Suites and it will take you directly to Flathead Lake in Somers.  Approximately a 20 minute walk. Click for more information.

Tamarack Brewery - A mountain brewery that is located in Lakeside and has several of their own beers on tap and delicious food as well!  It's open for lunch and dinner beginning at 11am.  Approximately a 15 minute drive. Click for more information.

Conrad Mansion - A mansion and museum that was built in 1892 and designed by the same architect that designed the Lake McDonald Lodge in Glacier National Park.  It's located in Kalispell and it's open May 17 to October 16th and tours begin on the hour beginning at 10am.  Approximately a 20 minute drive.  Click for information.

Wild Horses Iron Tours/ Flathead Lake Cruises-  Flathead Lake is the largest freshwater lake west of the Great Lakes.  It's also home to Wild Horse Island, which is home to mustang horses, bighorn sheep and many other native animals.  The island has several hiking trails and is perfect for a half day excursion.  The tour company is located in Lakeside. Approximately a 15 minute drive. Click for more information.

 

Outdoor Activities

Blacktail Mountain Resort - This mountain is located in Lakeside, MT and your first ride on your skis or board is right from the top!  That's just one of the things that makes this local mountain so great! Click for more information.

Glacier National Park - Summer, spring and fall are not the only seasons one should visit Glacier National Park.  In the winter you can enjoy snowshoeing and backcountry skiing  Click for more information.

Cross Country Skiing - Almost all the areas you can explore by hiking in the summer, you can also explore on your cross country skis in the winter.  Click for more information.

Snowmobiling - The Flathead Valley and beyond has more than 200 miles of groomed snowmobile trails!  Explore these trails by renting a sled for the day.    Click here for more information.

Dog Sledding - Dog Sledding is a perfect afternoon adventure for the family or a couple that's looking for a unique Montana experience! The Flathead valley is home to a few dog sledding outfitters that are sure to make your adventure a memorable one.  Click for more information.

Ice Skating and Hockey - With so many lakes in Flathead Valley, why just enjoy them in the summer!  Click for more information.

Arts, Wineries and Breweries

Wineries/Breweries/Distilleries - The Flathead Valley and beyond is home to several wineries, breweries and distilleries.  Approximately a 10-40 minute drive. Click for more information.

The Museum at Central School - If you're interested in learning more about Kalispell, this is just the place! Approximately a 15 minute drive.  Click for more information.

Hockaday Museum of Art - Approximately a 15 minute drive.  Click for more information.

Bigfork Center for Performing Arts - The Center is located in Bigfork and boasts plays, concerts, movies, musical theatre, and much more!  Approximately a 20 minute drive. Click for more information.

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