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Our Favorite Glacier Park Area Businesses


Our Favorite Glacier Park Area Businesses
Let these outstanding local businesses help make your Glacier Park vacation fantastic!

    
    
    
    
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Our Favorite Vacation Planners
Wild West Vacations & Travel                                                                                            888-237-9378

We are a small family owned company, with over a decade of experience in the travel planning business. Our mission at Wild West Vacations and Travel is to provide our clients with the highest level of service possible. We will strive to create positive lifelong memories that reflect and maintain the beauty of our favorite parts of this country, while making every effort to limit the costs and stress to our clients. We have a strong understanding of the stress involved in travel plans and from our experiences we have created a stress-free way of sending you throughout the Wild West.  Whether it be panning for gold in a stream bed, getting up close and personal with the rocky mountains on a trail ride, or enjoying an authentic chuck wagon cookout, Wild West Vacations and Travel vacations offer a step back in time and a glimpse of pure untamed natural beauty. If you want to dig in the dust for dinosaur bones, get soaked on a white water trip or simply relax on the front porch of a secluded log cabin, our one-on-one personalization allows us to customize vacations to your tastes.  What we have seen and grown to love in our part of the country is what we want to share with you. Our deep passion and joy of travel is reflected in our profound knowledge of all destinations, professional and friendly service, distinctive accommodations, new and exciting adventures, attention to detail, and in-depth trip planning.  888-237-9378


Our Favorite Dude Ranch
(Whitefish)
Bar W Guest Ranch                                                                                                                 866-828-2900 

The Bar W Guest Ranch is all about providing a great Western vacation for all ages!  From the moment you arrive, the Bar W Guest Ranch is ready and eager to treat you with genuine Western Montana hospitality. Located on beautiful Spencer Lake in the world-class tourist town of Whitefish, Montana, the family owned Bar W Guest Ranch is an elite member of the Dude Ranchers Association Top 50 Ranches, is a member of Equitrekking's Top 20 Ranches, and is Dude Ranchers Educational Trust Horse Safety Certified. You may have seen our guest ranch on the popular TV show "The Bachelor" as well.  Nestled at the base of Spencer Mountain between two pine-covered ridges and surrounded by rolling foothills and scenic vistas, the Bar W Guest Ranch includes a 6,200 square foot lodge, cabin suites, outdoor and indoor horseback riding arenas, a barn, stables, entertainment area, play meadow and a gazebo on Spencer Lake...all of which make the Bar W a wonderful slice of paradise for our guests to thoroughly enjoy all year round.  The Bar W's horseback riding programs include hundreds of thousands of acres for you to discover and explore as you ride over spacious open prairies, beautiful foothills and towering mountains.  And to make things even more fantastic for our guests is the fact that we're located at Whitefish, Montana, which is one of the most popular and vibrant tourist towns in Montana. Named one of the "Top Ten Cool Towns" by Frommer's Budget Travel, this amazing town provides some of the finest dining, theater, shopping and nightlife in the West.  If that's not enough, Glacier National Park is only 30 miles away from Bar W, and the legendary Flathead Lake is just to the south of us.  The Bar W Guest Ranch is also only 18 miles away from the world-class Whitefish Mountain Ski and Summer Resort, which is one of the top resorts in the country. In addition to all of the many outdoor activities awaiting our guests at the Bar W, you will taste some of the best down-home cooking this side of the Mississippi River- Montana Style!!!  So come play with us at the award-winning Bar W Guest Ranch where time runs a little slower, things seem a little simpler, and every day feels like Saturday.
866-828-2900


Our Favorite RV Rental Company
(Bozeman)
Campervan North America, LLC                                                                                       208-712-8100

Explore the Great American West in style from the comfort of our beautifully customized campervans from Campervan North America.  We are the "green alternative" to typical RV rentals, so you can forget about the gas guzzlers!  With our fuel efficient, easy to drive campervans, you can go camping in luxury without the expense. Not only are they more fuel efficient and easier to drive, but our campervans are less expensive than standard RV rentals, easier to park, can go places RV's can't, and are much easier to set-up for camping. And think of the lodging expense you'll be saving with your campervan!   We offer your choice of four different models of European designed campervans.  Choose from the Edelweiss, which is a great alternative to a car rental that provides a new twist in car camping, to the high-roofed Treasure Chaser, or the larger Two4theRoad and Clanhauler campervans, which both have kitchen and bathroom facilities. Our headquarters are located in Bozeman Montana, as well as Las Vegas, Nevada and Austin Texas.  And right now we are offering some great specials on one-way trips using any of our three locations...including waving the one-way fee!  Our Bozeman, Montana office provides super-easy access to Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park, and is conveniently located near the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport. Campervan North America is the perfect choice for your next vacation to the Great American West, so give us a call at 208-712-8100 or visit our website for all the details by clicking the link below.


Our Favorite Whitewater Rafting Company
(West Glacier)
Great Northern Whitewater Raft & Resort                                                                      800-735-7897

Welcome to Great Northern Whitewater Raft & Resort!  Located only 1 mile west of the West Glacier Entrance to Glacier National Park, Great Northern Whitewater Raft & Resort has been providing a complete Montana vacation experience since 1977.  Our highly professional and highly trained river guides are ready to take you and your family on a variety of guided river adventures along the southern boundary of Glacier National Park.  Whether you're looking for an exhilarating class II-IV whitewater rafting experience on the legendary Middle Fork of the Flathead River, or a scenic float down the Flathead River where you can enjoy gorgeous rugged scenery through the Flathead National Forest. We provide half-day, full-day and dinner trip options, as well as multi-sport and multi-day options to suit your every need.  And because our season runs from Mid-May through September, every trip is a completely different experience...so we recommend that you book more than one rafting adventure to see how the views and the river change throughout the rafting season.  And to assist you in completing your Montana adventure vacation, Great Northern Whitewater & Resort offers handsome log cabin rentals only 1 mile from the West Glacier Entrance to Glacier National Park, which are the perfect headquarters for you and your family while exploring the wonders of this amazing park and region.  Each cabin is appointed with a kitchen, fireplace and high-quality amenities. And for the fly fishing enthusiasts in the family, Great Northern Whitewater & Resort offers professionally guided, high-quality fly fishing adventures. Great Northern Whitewater & Resort has been committed to providing our guests with exceptional service since 1977 as well as introducing our guests to the amazing treasures Northwest Montana has to offer. Give us a call and book your Montana adventure today!  1-800-735-7897



Our Favorite Fishing Guide
(Kalispell)
Outcast Guiding & Outfitters                                                                                           406-261-5655

Located in the heart of the Flathead Valley in Northwest Montana, Outcast Guiding & Outfitters of Kalispell Montana consistently provides the highest level of expertise and results for its clients.  Whether you are interested in fishing for Lake Trout, Rainbow Trout, Cutthrout Trout, Grayling, Northern Pike, Salmon or Perch, Outcast Guiding & Outfitters is your perfect choice to create lasting memories each and every day on the lake or river... for everyone in the boat!  And a variety of fishing styles are offered, ranging from fly fishing, trolling, jigging and ice fishing.  And depending on what you're after, Outcast Guiding & Outfitters offer fishing adventures on the legendary Flathead Lake or the numerous world-renowned pristine rivers and streams found throughout the Flathead Area. So whatever your fishing preference is, they've got you covered.  Owner Russ Hadley is a Montana Native and is known throughout the Flathead Region for his tremendous passion for the outdoors and his immeasurable love for fishing... and this passion shines through all day and every day as he and his seasoned Montana fishing guides do everything they can to make your Montana fishing adventure the experience of a lifetime.  At Outcast Guiding & Outfitters, fishing isn't just our hobby and profession, it's their lifestyle!  So give Russ a call at 406-261-5655, or click on the link below to book your Northwest fishing adventure today!

Our Favorite Jeep Rental Company
(Columbia Falls)
Glacier Jeep Rentals                                                                                                           406-314-JEEP

Experience Northwest Montana wild and free in a Jeep!  Conveniently located at Columbia Falls near the Main West Entrance to Glacier National Park, family owned and operated Glacier Jeep Rentals provides the opportunity for you and your family to see spectacular views without the constraints of a conventional vehicle.  Drive the world famous Going To The Sun Road in Glacier Park with the top down and feel the cool breeze as you take in the magnificent natural beauty that surrounds you!  You'll truly feel like a part of your surroundings, all the while having the confidence that your vehicle will safely take you where you want to go. At Glacier Jeep Rentals, we want you to maximize your Glacier National Park experience.  And coming from a "Jeep family", we personally know just how amazing your experience will be in a Jeep. In fact, we are confident your Jeep will make your Glacier Park vacation the best vacation you've ever had! And not only are we conveniently located near the West Entrance to Glacier Park, but we make it even more convenient by offering Jeep pick-up and drop-off delivery to your location for a nominal fee. If you're located close to our facility, we'll even deliver and pick-up your Jeep at no charge!  So let us provide you and your family with the freedom of a Jeep so you can practically touch the Big Sky as you drive through the most beautiful place on earth! Give us a call and reserve your Jeep today... Your "freedom machine" awaits you!  406-314-JEEP

Our Favorite Live Summer Theatre
(Bigfork)
Bigfork Summer Playhouse                                                                                             406-837-4886

The Bigfork Summer Playhouse is celebrating its 58th Season of live, professional theatre and are preparing for another phenomenal summer season.   Shows for the 2017 season include:  MARVELOUS WONDERETTES, 7 BRIDES FOR 7 BROTHERS, MAMA MIA!, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, THE DROWSY CHAPERONE and HITS OF THE 50’S, 60’S AND 70’S with the season opening on May 19th and closing September 9th.  Known as the “theatre by the bay”, the Bigfork Summer Playhouse was awarded the Montana Governor’s Award for the Arts, and we are proud to have one of our alumnus, J. K. Simmons, as an Oscar winner for best supporting actor in “Whiplash”.   Founded in 1960, the Bigfork Summer Playhouse has become regionally known as the summer theatre that brings the best of Broadway to the Rockies.  Don and Jude Thomson, and their son Brach are the producers, where 2016 marked Don’s 52nd season and Jude’s 51st!  Year after year, the tradition continues of bringing extremely high quality, Broadway caliber talent and outstanding theatre productions to the charming resort town of Bigfork Montana, nestled in some of the most spectacular scenery in the country alongside the largest fresh water lake this side of the Mississippi River.  So, come and join us at the “theatre by the bay” for another fantastic season of Broadway in the Rockies!   For more details click on our website link below.   406-837-4886



Our Favorite Outdoor Equipment Rental Company
(SUPs, rafts, kayaks, electric bicycles)
(Columbia Falls)
Sky Eco Rentals                                                                                                              406-414-7538

Your Montana/Glacier Park adventure starts here with Sky Eco Rentals (skyecorentals.com).  We provide electric bicycles, inflatable kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, rafts and accessories to help make your Montana/Glacier Park adventure perfect. For your convenience, we deliver straight to your hotel, vacation rental or to a designated delivery area near the West Entrance to Glacier National Park.  We also deliver to West Glacier, Coram, Hungry Horse, Columbia Falls, Kalispell and Whitefish.  You may also pick-up and drop- off at our new convenient location in downtown Columbia Falls, directly next to the Montana Coffee Traders.  Our Electric bicycles, or e-bikes, are state-of-the-art, top notch bikes that are versatile and powerful, making them ideal for various road conditions.  Climbing is a breeze with their adjustable electric motor... so get out there, have a blast and enjoy the views!  Fat tire all-terrain e-bikes for adults and children's folding e-bikes are available, and a safety kit is included with every rental at no additional charge.  Our inflatable kayaks are perfect for exploring and enjoying the many rivers and lakes in Northwest Montana.  Easy to transport and fun to use, our inflatable kayaks come with an electric car pump that both inflates and deflates, as well as a safety kit.  Breathe the mountain air while enjoying the crystal clear lakes of Northwest Montana with our Stand-Up Paddle Boards (SUPs).  All of our SUPs are carefully designed for comfort and stability, and are very easy to use and to carry.  As with all of our rentals, e-pumps and safety kits are included at no additional charge.  And whether you're in the mood to conquer some river rapids, go fishing on a lake or river, or to simply relax and take in the beauty and serenity on the water, our inflatable rafts are exactly what you need.  Built with military grade PVC, our inflatable rafts are great for nearly every water course, and can be easily inflated and deflated at any location.  So during your next Glacier Park vacation, bring some fun along by giving Sky Eco Rentals a call at 406-414-7538 or clicking on the link below. We'll set you up with top quality outdoor equipment rentals that will end up being the highlight of your trip!




Our Favorite Tour Companies
(Kalispell)
Montana Air Adventures                                                                                                 406-755-2376

Open all year round, Montana Air Adventures provides outstanding scenic fixed wing and helicopter tours over Glacier National Park. See Glacier Park like you've never seen it before as we take you over Glacier Park’s towering peaks and stunning valleys. Our outstanding pilots are some of the most experienced in the Flathead Valley Area, ensuring a wonderful and safe adventure. Our helicopters and fixed wing aircrafts are state-of-the-art, and our Cessna 206 provides large bay windows on both sides of the aircraft... providing breathtaking views that you will never forget. There are literally no bad seats in either our fixed wing crafts or helicopters, so everyone can enjoy a perfect day above Glacier Park. We are the number one choice for not only scenic tours over Glacier National Park, but also the nearby Mission Mountains, Swan Mountains, Chinese Wall in the Bob Marshal Wilderness and the Flathead Valley. Our scenic tours originate from either Coram, Montana along U.S. Highway 2 near the West Entrance to Glacier Park, or from the Kalispell City Airport. Glacier Park is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and seeing it all from the air is nothing short of magnificent and breathtaking. You will never, ever forget this remarkable experience, and it will undoubtedly be the highlight of your Glacier Park vacation. So for one of the most fantastic and thrilling experiences of your life, give Montana Air Adventures a call at 406-755-2376 or click on the link below and book your scenic flight over Glacier National Park today.


(Big Fork)
WildHorse Island Boat Trips                                                                                            406-837-5617

Schedule your WildHorse Island Boat Trips™ for a Picnic, Hike or Close up Viewing of Big Horn Sheep, Full Curl Rams, Deer, Coyotes, Osprey, Eagles, and the sometimes elusive Wild Horses!  Our spring trips present wild flowers in the meadows, our summer trips are great for a picnic and hikes with the wildlife, and our fall trips bring changing colors and the Mule Deer Bucks and Bighorn Rams are in the rut!  Your trip options include ancient Native American Pictographs, special twilight and moonlight cruises, priceless photo opportunities, your favorite restaurants on the lake, waterside viewing of houses and real estate, and Hors d' Oeuvres or Gourmet Dinners catered On Board by the Best Chefs in Flathead Valley. You charter the entire boat and we chauffeur you on the trip of your choice.  Mid-lake views from our boats often include the distant majesty of Glacier National Park as well as the mountains that  surround and rise directly above Flathead Lake.  Each boat has full canvas and clear siding to handle inclement weather, and are equipped with extra navigation and communications safety equipment to keep abreast of changing weather conditions as your safety is our prime concern. Our boats are docked at the lake town of Big Fork Montana, which is where your adventure on Flathead Lake will begin. So don't miss out- give us a call at 406-837-5617 and book your private scenic boat trip today!



Our Favorite Lodge
(Swan Lake)
Laughing Horse Lodge                                                                                                      406-886-2080


Welcome to the legendary Swan Valley and the Horse! Located in the village of Swan Lake - conveniently located between Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks – this European-style roadhouse offers a quiet respite from your journeys. Offering attractive and economical pet-friendly lodging with exceptional big-city dining, the Horse welcomes discerning travelers and their non-smoking pups from around the world. The cozy and clean guestrooms will wrap you in serenity and comfort – sorry, no TVs, alarm clocks or phones in the rooms – and each morning you will be greeted with the seductive aroma of freshly brewed Montana Coffee Traders French Roast made available in the beautiful garden and a delicious, hot breakfast in the dining room crafted by your personal chef and hostess, Kathleen. Knowing that not everyone can travel “unplugged”, the lodge provides complimentary, highspeed wireless throughout the intimate property. Ranked #1 on TripAdvisor for true western hospitality and gourmet dining, the Horse features numerous wine-centered and musical events throughout the summer season making it a preferred destination for that special event in your life. The dining room is open to the public for dinner Wednesday – Sunday, May through October, reservations highly recommended. As an intrepid traveler who collects remarkable dining experiences, Chef Kathleen offers up a dinner menu of mostly organic, regionally sourced dishes that reflect a nuanced blend of ethnic influences with traditional western classics including house-aged natural Black Angus and wild, line-caught fish. In addition to her well-respected and reviewed dining room, Chef Kathleen also offers private dinners and catering throughout the Flathead Valley for groups up to 250. Whether you are seeking a quick break from your National Park tour, or a home base to explore the wilderness paradise of this slice of Montana heaven, Kathleen and her small, dedicated staff await your arrival. So make your Northwest Montana vacation the best it can be by giving us a call at 406-886-2080 or click the link below.


Our Favorite Hotels / Motels
(Coram)
Evergreen Motel                                                                                                                  406-387-5365


Getting away from it all is easy at the Evergreen Motel!  Surrounded by magnificent mountains and forests, and only a few miles from the West Entrance to Glacier National Park, our sparkling clean rooms and cabins have a cozy country charm that helps make your Glacier National Park/Northwest Montana vacation even more enjoyable.  All of our rooms and cabins include a microwave, coffee pot, refrigerator, flat screen TV, blow dryer, air conditioning, toiletries, towels and linens.  Located only seven miles from West Glacier, which is the main west entrance to Glacier National Park, the Evergreen Motel is the ideal headquarters as you and your family explore and discover this amazing park. Just outside Glacier Park are additional attractions such as the incredible Hungry Horse Reservoir, the Middle, South and North Forks of the Flathead River, the legendary resort town of Whitefish and Whitefish Mountain Resort, and the magnificent Flathead Lake.  Nearby lake boating and paddle boarding is available on Lake McDonald just inside Glacier Park, and a multitude of fly-fishing opportunities on the seemingly endless number of streams and lakes in the surrounding area.  Whitewater rafting and scenic rafting trips are also a popular activity near the Evergreen Motel.  Directly in the neighborhood only a stone's throw away from our cozy and clean motel are family entertainment opportunities such as the Amazing Fun Center and the Glacier Highline Aerial Adventure Park.  No matter how you choose to spend your vacation in Glacier National Park and the surrounding area, a cozy comfortable room at the Evergreen Motel is the ideal "base camp" to come back to after enjoying the day's adventures.  Give a call today to book your room, and let Evergreen Motel be your "home away from home" during your vacation in paradise!  406-387-5365


(Polson)
Port Polson Inn                                                                                                                   800-654-0682

Welcome to Port Polson Inn!  This quaint motel located at Polson Montana is an "Americas Best Value" motel, and provides outstanding views of Flathead Lake, the largest natural fresh water lake west of the Mississippi River.   In fact, our quaint and clean motel rests directly across the street from the south shore of this magnificent body of water.  The Port Polson Inn provides its guests with free high speed internet, cable TV with HBO, air conditioning in most rooms, laundry room,  non-smoking rooms and a continental breakfast. Our clean and comfortable motel rests in the perfect location for visitors coming from and going to Glacier National Park.  Additional major nearby attractions include the National Bison Range, St. Ignatius Mission and Kerr Dam.  Fishing, hiking, golfing, lake tours, white water rafting, water skiing, snow skiing and shopping are just a few of the many activities to enjoy in and around the Flathead Valley. We're open all year round and we are looking forward to meeting you.  So for your Glacier Park/Flathead Valley vacation, the Port Polson Inn is the perfect headquarters to maximize your enjoyment in this magnificent area.  Give us a call and book your room today!  800-654-0682


(Bigfork)
Marina Cay Resort & Conference Center                                                                         406-837-5861

Marina Cay Resort is a beautiful place to bring the whole family.  Conveniently located on the legendary Flathead Lake just down the street from the historic Bigfork Village, the Marina Cay Resort provides amazing views of Flathead Lake and the surrounding mountains. Located directly in the middle of all the action, there's no better way to spend your summer vacation. The Marina Cay is an all inclusive resort offering unique rooms with original decor and style where you'll feel right at home.  Each room has its own themes, ranging from classic hotel style rooms to elegant condos and lavish town homes.  Our dockside dining room and tiki bar features a large selection of cocktails and dishes. You can also enjoy a cold drink in one of our cabanas and enjoy a soak in our heated pool and hot tub.  Our recently opened Lounge lets you enjoy a cool environment in the summer and a warm, cozy environment during the winter while you play billiards or try your luck with our gaming machines. We offer jet ski, boat, paddleboard and kayak rentals through the summer, and we can set you up with a fishing charter where you will have the opportunity to catch one of the world famous Flathead lake trout. Downtown Bigfork is an iconic tourist destination, where you can stroll mainstreet and visit the many art galleries and gift stores that line the street.  Also during your stay, our protected Marina is a great place to dock your boat and have easy access to Flathead Lake.  And don’t forget that Northwest Montana offers a great winter vacation experience, where you can enjoy world class skiing, snowmobiling, dog sledding, cross country skiing, snowboarding and much more... and we’re the perfect headquarters for it all!  At Marina Cay, we provide all the convenient services in the perfect location to truly be the best family vacation destination in the region, making your visit to Montana absolutely unforgettable!  406-837-5861

(West Glacier)
Glacier Highland Motel                                                                                                        406-888-5427


For more than 30 years, the family owned Glacier Highland Motel has been welcoming Glacier National Park visitors with clean, comfortable rustic lodging.  Our convenient location is perfect for your Glacier National Park vacation, as we are located at West Glacier, which is the main west entrance to this spectacular park as well as the start of the Going To The Sun Road.  Whether you are travelling alone, with a significant other, large group of friends or your family, our charming rustic rooms and full range of amenities provide you with everything you need to have an enjoyable stay.  And on top of all that, being located at the main entrance to Glacier Park and across the street from the Amtrak Station, our convenient location makes the Glacier Highland Motel the perfect "headquarters" during your Glacier Park Vacation.  We have 33 reasonably priced motel units that include internet access, satellite TV and more.  We also have an onsite high quality Montana-style restaurant that provides our guests with delicious home-cooked breakfasts, lunches and dinners.  We also have an onsite convenience store/gift store that is the actually the area hub for fuel, a wide variety of essentials, clothing, toiletries and gifts.  The bottom line is the Glacier Highland Motel, Gift Store, Convenience Store and Restaurant provides everything you need to help make your Glacier National Park vacation your best vacation you've ever had.  We're known as "Glacier's Best" for a good reason:  We Are!  Give us a call today to book your room today.

(East Glacier Park)
Mountain Pine Motel                                                                                                          406-226-4403

Established in 1947, the family owned and operated Mountain Pine Motel rests in the charming town of East Glacier Park, Montana, which borders Glacier National Park.  Just seven miles from a main entrance to Glacier National Park and only 32 miles from the world-renowned Going To The Sun Road, the Mountain Pine Motel is nestled in a quiet timber setting with the towering mountains of Glacier Park just to the west. Our cozy, clean and comfortable motel has 25 units with queen beds with 2-bedroom units available. Each unit has a TV, combination tub and shower, and free wireless Internet.  All rooms are in excellent condition, non-smoking, ground floor and are inspected daily for cleanliness. Our family owned Mountain Pine Motel is walking distance from several outstanding restaurants, horse back riding, grocery store, laundromat, the East Glacier Golf Course, and we're in the heart of some world famous trout fishing as well.  Shuttle buses run daily during the summer taking visitors to many top spots in Glacier National Park, and the Amtrak Train Station is close by where we provide free pick-up service.  Our knowledgeable and friendly desk staff is always happy to give you travel information and tips on where to go during your Glacier National Park vacation to further make your vacation an enjoyable experience.  Open May through September, the Mountain Pine Motel is the perfect headquarters for your Glacier Park adventures, so give us a call and book your room(s) today!  406-226-4403



(East Glacier)
Jacobson's Cottages                                                                                                         406-226-4422


Family owned and operated for over 50 years, Jacobson's Cottages have been providing clean, comfortable and charming cottages for Glacier Park visitors in East Glacier Park for generations.  Located only 7 miles south of the ever-popular Two Medicine Area of Glacier Park, Jacobson's Cottages are perfectly located for you and your family to explore this amazing area. Nestled along the main road (Highway 49) on the north edge of East Glacier Park, all of our 12 individual cottages are non-smoking and have direct TV, fully carpeted, electric heat, mini-fridges, microwaves and a shower/tub. Pets are not allowed, and all cottages have maid service.  A shuttle to and from the East Glacier Park Amtrak Station is provided for your convenience.  We have two room cottages that are semi-private (separated by an archway) with a double bed in one room and a queen in the other.  There is also a davenport that turns into a 3/4 bed that's great for children.  Our kitchen cottage has two queen beds in one room, and the fully equipped kitchen has a full size electric range and refrigerator.  For over 50 years, Jacobson's Cottages have visitors' top choice to be their "headquarters" as they explore the iconic Two Medicine Area of Glacier Park, as well as the charming town of East Glacier Park with its historic Glacier Park Lodge and train station.  Our regular season runs from June 16th thru September 15th, and our off season starts on May 1st and ends September 30th.  So give owners Jeff & Suzanne a call and book your cottage today, and let them help make your Glacier Park vacation a memorable and wonderful experience. 406-226-4422


(Kalispell)
Best Western Flathead Lake Inn & Suites                                                                        406-857-2400

Welcome to the most comfortable, family-friendly hotel in the heart of the Flathead Valley and recipient of the prestigious Best Western Champion Award for top customer service!  We take great pride in our hotel's cleanliness, as well as our caring and courteous staff whose goal is to exceed your expectations. Centrally located between Kalispell, Lakeside and Bigfork, our perfect location allows you to explore all the top destinations in the Flathead Valley, including the renowned Glacier National Park, magnificent Flathead Lake and scenic Jewel Basin.  New renovations provide a lovely Montana lodge ambiance while you enjoy upgraded room amenities including your own fridge, microwave and mini-coffee bar. Start your day of adventure with our complimentary full homemade breakfast which changes daily offering favorites like our delicious Huckleberry Cheese Blintz and Fajita Scrambled Eggs. Our property offers a large grassy area where you and your family can play or just relax in the humidity-free sunshine. Or after an exciting day of adventuring, the kids will love our indoor lap pool and for your convenience our hot tub and laundry facility are open 24 hours, too. Take a ‘down night’ in our Hub 406 Bistro and enjoy a light meal along with a cold beer or wine.  Play a game of pool and checkers while you wait or there are several outstanding restaurants nearby which deliver right to your room. Our elegant Grand Ballroom is perfect for large events, including indoor wedding receptions and corporate meetings, where professional catering services are provided.  See our guestroom offerings and book online at bestwesternflatheadlake.com or call 406.857.2400 and mention 'Enjoy Your Parks' to receive 500 Free Best Western Reward Points when you make your Reservation!  Ask about our unique ‘family’ guestroom and upscale Sunrise House – both sleep up to 8 individuals and provide the lowest price per person.  We are looking forward to being your family’s ‘base camp’ during your Northwest Montana vacation, and being a big part of your exciting and memorable Montana experience.


(Bigfork)
Mountain Lake Lodge                                                                                                           406-837-3800


Voted "Flathead's Best Local Inn" and "Flathead's Best Hotel" for 2017 by The Daily Interlake, the Mountain Lake Lodge is your perfect choice for your Northwest Montana vacation. Sitting above pristine Flathead Lake with breathtaking views of the surrounding Rocky Mountains, Mountain Lake Lodge is ideally located only 5 miles south of the vibrant village of Bigfork Montana.  Only minutes away from a Jack Nicklaus designed golf course known as Eagle Bend, there are also many one of-a-kind boutiques, restaurants, museums, art galleries and cherry orchards located nearby for you to discover and enjoy.  And to top it all off, the world-famous Glacier National Park is only 40 minutes away!  Our gorgeous lodge offers 30 luxury fireplace suites with great views of Flathead Lake, and are well appointed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind, including spacious decks.  These upscale rooms are all non-smoking and are pet friendly.  The Mountain Lake Lodge offers a spa, infinity pool, putting green, exercise room and guest laundry.  A complimentary continental breakfast is also provided, as well as a private landscaped courtyard for your enjoyment.  With two full service restaurants on the property, we offer wonderful dining options for all who stay with us, which includes a full menu restaurant and a fun pub and sports bar. The Mountain Lake Lodge is also the perfect place to have your story-book wedding, rehearsal dinner and reception.  And for your next conference or retreat, there is no finer place to hold your group event as we provide many outstanding venue and catering options to choose from.  The Mountain Lake Lodge near Bigfork is truly the ultimate lodging choice during your Northwest Montana/Glacier National Park vacation.  Call us today at 406-837-3800 or click the link below to make your reservations. Every detail is designed with you in mind, and you'll soon find out why we were voted "Flathead's Best Local Inn" and "Flathead's Best Hotel" for 2017.


(Helena)
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Helena                                                                                 406-442-7500

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites is located in the new development of Helena. Close to shopping, dining and a great stop if you’re visiting Helena or passing through. We are within 20 minutes of the Missouri River and Canyon Ferry Lake; where you'll enjoy boating, fishing, camping, biking along with many other outdoor recreational activities. Don't forget about Great Divide Ski Hill in the winter months with fresh powder along with year round opportunities for everyone. The Helena community also hosts a symphony, theaters, art and historical museums to satisfy ones cultural interests. Helena's rich history also affords a variety of historical buildings, including the Saint Helena Cathedral, the & Montana State Capitol, Helena's famed Westside Mansion District, a Historic Downtown Walking Mall, and many others.  Our hotel is the halfway point to Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park. Relax and enjoy our pool, hot tub or fitness center and wake up refreshed after sleeping in our brand new pillow top mattress. With our new complimentary breakfast you will feel at home. Our hotel is located behind Shopko, next to Buffalo Wild Wings.


(Whitefish)
Duck Inn Lodge                                                                                                                      800-344-2377

Duck Inn Lodge represents the perfect blend of charm, romance and comfort.  Located only a few blocks from the ever-popular Downtown Whitefish Montana, our 15 room inn is incredibly relaxing and quaint.  Beautifully furnished, our charming rooms feature either a king bed, queen, or a queen/twin combination, with most rooms having their own fireplace and a balcony or patio overlooking the river or garden. Our King Deluxe Patio room features a Jacuzzi tub for two, which is perfect for a romantic getaway. And when you're not nestled in your comfortable room, our Fireside Lounge is a wonderful place to wind down with a good book.  Every morning, our guests wake up to the splendid aroma of fresh ground coffee, freshly baked pastries and other delightful samplings.   You have the choice of starting your day in the privacy of your own room, our downstairs dining area, or out on our spacious deck in the sunshine.  Our private yard and garden wraps around Duck Inn Lodge along the Whitefish River, where you can take a peaceful stroll or enjoy feeding the resident ducks.  The Duck Inn Lodge is a special place to truly get away from it all.  By combining the perfect blend of romance, charm, modern comforts, friendly service with genuine hospitality, all wrapped in amazing affordability, you have found the perfect "headquarters" for your Glacier Park/Northwest Montana vacation.  So give us a call at 800-344-2377 or click the link below to reserve your room today.





Our Favorite Vacation Rentals & Cabin Rentals

(Bitterroot Valley, Southwest Montana)
Wilderness Spirit Cabins                                                                                                        540-271-4450

Located in the legendary Bitterroot Valley of Montana, the Wilderness Spirit Cabins await you for  one of the absolute highlights of your Montana vacation.  In the shadow of the majestic peaks of the Bitterroot Range, our wonderful cabins are minutes away from many hiking trails as well as being nestled in one of the best fly-fishing areas on earth.  Known as “The Banana Belt” because of its milder winter weather compared to the rest of Montana, the Wilderness Spirit Cabins are perfect for all four seasons in this incredible valley, where the choices of outdoor recreational opportunities here are seemingly endless. Conveniently located in the charming little town of Corvallis, we offer three cabins to choose from, where our “Wolf Den” cabin sleeps 2 to 4 people, and our “Bear Cave” and Eagle Nest” cabins sleeps 4 to 6 people comfortably.  All three of our cabins are pet friendly and each have all the amenities you’d expect from an outstanding vacation rental. Tastefully decorated with our guests’ comfort in mind, the walls are adorned with gorgeous original and limited edition reproductions of professional artist Tracy Rose Moyer, who is also the co-owner of the cabins.  Conveniently located only 50 minutes from Missoula International Airport, 45 minutes from Lost Trail Powder Mountain Ski Resort and only 3 hours from Glacier National Park, our clean, cozy and comfortable cabins are your ideal lodging choice during your Western Montana vacation. So come and enjoy our Wilderness Spirit Cabins, where a true “Montana wilderness spirit” is alive and well, making your stay with us an enjoyable, memorable experience that you will cherish for a lifetime.   540-271-4450


(Clinton, near Missoula)
Rock Creek Meadows Cabin

Located just steps from Rock Creek, you can throw a line in this legendary blue ribbon trout stream before your morning coffee is finished brewing!   Our 3.5 acre slice of paradise near Clinton Montana is surrounded by USFS land, mountains, wetlands and an additional spring creek.  Not only is the scenery remarkable and the fishing outstanding, but the privacy that Rock Creek Meadows Cabin Rental offers makes it the perfect place to be your very own personal getaway!  With three porches, you can choose from having cool shade or warm sun, as you take in the forested surroundings and the beauty of Rock Creek.  Large windows allow you to enjoy the wildlife and views of the surrounding mountains from the comfort of your spacious yet cozy living room.  This charming 2 bedroom 2 bath cabin accommodates up to 12 people.  There is a fully equipped open kitchen, family room with a beautiful gas stove, large laundry room, master bedroom with queen bed and full bath, and a second bedroom and spacious loft area that all provides ample sleeping arrangements for your crew.  The loft area also offers outstanding views in all directions, so once you're up there, you may not want to come down!  And whether you are a novice fisherperson or a seasoned angler, our property will meet your every need, having the fabled Rock Creek right next to the cabin, a fishing pond only fifty feet from the front porch, and a spring creek just a short hike away.  And even though you are truly "away from it all", Missoula and its international airport is conveniently located only 40 miles away.  Rock Creek Meadows is all about relaxing in a gorgeous setting, enjoying time with family and friends, and making the most of your stay.  Click the link below to make your reservation today, and let us help make your Montana vacation the best it can be...  We're here to make it all happen for you!


(Columbia Falls)
Weatherwood Homestead                                                                                               406-253-6327

With over 200 acres of pristine farmland and forest edging the base of Columbia Mountain, the Weatherwood Homestead is a working horse ranch that also offers vacation rentals to traveling guests. The Homestead's wooded estate borders thousands of acres of stunning National Forest and three beautiful hay meadows; its two cabins, built with square chinked logs dating back to 1893, can accommodate up to eight guests at a time. The authentic rustic charm of The Weatherwood Homestead resonates throughout the property, and the immaculately landscaped lawns, flowers, and gardens are lovingly cared for by a highly qualified staff of Montana artisans and professionals. Visitors can enjoy all the luxuries of modern living--with a distinctly Western flair--in the Weatherwood Main Cabin, which includes a patio grill, jacuzzi, well-tuned guitar, porch Adirondack chairs, and neighboring English garden. The smaller Honeymoon Cabin accommodates traveling couples eager for a private retreat in the middle of the pines. The WW Homestead is a wonderful stepping stone to Glacier National Park and other Flathead Valley gems: it is located just outside of Columbia Falls, Montana, twenty minutes from Glacier Park International Airport, twenty-three minutes from Whitefish, and twenty-five minutes from Bigfork and Flathead Lake. At Weatherwood, we believe that every retreat, romantic or otherwise, deserves the quiet and privacy of the mountains. Call 406-253-6327 today to make your reservations, or click on the link below to visit our website. We look forward to welcoming you home.


(East Glacier Park)
Bison Creek Ranch                                                                                                                406-226-4482


Founded in 1952 Bison Creek Ranch has been a family owned business providing Cabin Rentals, Bed & Breakfast and a Restaurant to folks from all around the world ever since.  Conveniently located just two miles west of East Glacier Park, Bison Creek Ranch is tucked away in a grove of gorgeous aspens and pines just off U.S Highway 2.  And at any given time, you'll see the Schauf Family hard at work serving their guests and providing the best hospitality Montana could ever offer. Our cozy and comfortable cabins and A-frame chalets are open for guests visiting Glacier National Park or who are simply traveling through, and our restaurant is a local favorite that pleases everyone who stops in. And from the front door of your cabin or chalet, or from the restaurant windows you'll be amazed at one of the most fantastic views you'll ever see of the Rocky Mountains.  Our restaurant is open from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm and serves a wide variety of incredibly delicious home style meals, including Edna Schauf's famous fried chicken (a 60+ year old family recipe), as well as Montana raised prime beef steaks, buffalo burgers, homemade huckleberry ice cream and much more.  You will immediately find out why the Restaurant at Bison Creek Ranch is one of Montana's best kept secrets!   And for our bed and breakfast guests, they all wake up to a wonderful country breakfast that includes huckleberry pancakes, omelets, cinnamon rolls, eggs-n-toast, ham or bacon or sausage, and plenty of hot coffee.  Since 1952 Bison Creek Ranch has made their guests' Glacier National Park experience even more memorable and enjoyable with its fantastic cabins and chalets, its legendary restaurant, and with the most incredible Western hospitality you'll find anywhere. And being only a few miles west of East Glacier Park on Highway 2, our location is perfect for Glacier Park vacationers.  It just doesn't get better than that, so come join us at Bison Creek Ranch!  406-226-4482


(Kalispell)
Little Bear Lodge                                                                                                                 406-752-0774


Peaceful and Relaxing.  That's the best way to describe your experience at our cozy cabin in the woods of Northwest Montana.  Little Bear Lodge is conveniently located only 14 miles from Kalispell, yet it provides our guests the perfect cabin for a quiet getaway during your Glacier Park vacation.  Located on 32 gorgeous acres, you'll be able to enjoy wildlife just outside your front door and wake up to an inspiring 360 degree mountain view.  And you can be assured that you will have absolute privacy during your stay as you take in the surrounding beauty. Although we live on the property you will not see us unless needed.  Our charming cabin has two bedrooms and one bath (with shower) that sleeps up to 6 people. There is a queen size bed and full size futon on the main floor, and a queen size bed in the loft that is accessed by a built in log ladder. Although the kitchen has no stove it is fully furnished ie: electric frypan, crockpot, microwave, toaster oven, outside grill on porch, and coffee and tea makers, etc,  to prepare any and all meals and there is a dining area provided that sits up to four.  The comfortable living room has a wonderful wood stove for you to stay warm and cozy.  Linens and towels, all paper products, coffee and tea and more  are provided, as well as Internet access, a telephone with free long distance and a hair dryer.  There is also plenty of parking for an RV, trailer or boat, and horse boarding is available.  Very close to our wonderful cabin is access to many miles of trails through a remarkable forest for hiking, biking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and mountain biking.  Little Bear Lodge is located within 40 minutes of Glacier National Park, and just 45 minutes from Bigfork, Jewel Basin, Flathead Lake, Whitefish and Big Mountain... and only 14 miles from Kalispell.  We are also centrally located from Kootenai Falls, Ross Creek Cedars, the Yak and The National Bison Range. This ideal location provides you with endless options in this remarkable vacation area.  And during the fall season, the Little Bear Lodge is the perfect base camp for hunting, and only 10 minutes away you can fish at Smith Lake.  Our Little Bear Lodge is not only a charming place to get away from it all, but it is also in the heart of where all the action is during your Glacier Park/Northwest Montana vacation. Do not forget our "Big Sky" that Montana is known for.  A special area for star gazing has been established. A homemade gourmet breakfast including freshly squeezed orange juice and picnic lunches with basket and blanket are available at an additional charge.  So click on the following link, or for extra savings give us a call at 406-752-0774 today!



(Pinnacle, along U.S. Highway 2)
Stanton Creek                                                                                                                            406-888-5040

Stanton Creek is the perfect headquarters for your Glacier National Park/Northwest Montana vacation, as it offers the most convenient location to access both the east and west entrances.  Established in 1932, Stanton Creek provides cabin rentals, RV sites & tent sites, as well as a bar and cafe.  Only 15 minutes from Glacier National Park, our family owned and operated business offers all the comforts of home in an authentic rustic setting.  We offer basic cabins which share a bathhouse, as well as modern cabins, with running hot and cold water, showers, fresh linens, electric heat, and basic dish tv.  Our RV sites are all pull-thrus with full hookups, including 30 amp service, water and sewer. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas & free parking.  Stanton Creek also offers the only pet-friendly establishment on Highway 2 between West Glacier and East Glacier. The bottom line is that Stanton Creek is the perfect headquarters for your Glacier Park / Northwest Montana vacation with it's ideal location and wide variety of amenities. This historic family-owned business not only provides their guests with fantastic amenities, but also always offers top notch, friendly customer service that will make your stay with us an extremely positive and relaxing experience for the entire family.  Call us today to book your cabin, tent or RV site at 406-888-5040, or click the banner above to visit our website.


(Polebridge)
Lupine Meadow Lodge

Lupine Meadow lodge is on the steps of Glacier National Park in what is known as "The North Fork Area.” This secluded lodge rests on a gorgeous 10 acre property bordering the Flathead National Forest on two sides. A large open meadow provides stunning views of the towering peaks of Glacier National Park as you enjoy this remarkable 1,750 square foot custom crafted lodge. Being "away from it all", you'll be able to completely relax and take in the magnificent beauty of the fabled North Fork Area of the Flathead River. Located along the northwest border of Glacier National Park, the legendary North Fork Area is a wonderfully remote, pristine region that has a unique beauty found nowhere else in the area...and being only a few miles from a Glacier National Park entrance, this location is "what dreams are made of" for the Glacier Park vacationer wanting to leave "civilization" behind for awhile. With Lupine Meadow Lodge's many windows revealing the peaks of Glacier Park, the large see through fireplace and four decks and the walls outfitted with many hand-peeled logs, the atmosphere throughout the cabin is charming, cozy and magical.  Lupine Meadow Lodge is fully furnished and offers 3 bedrooms, 4 beds and 2 bathrooms, and comfortably sleeps up to 6 guests. And, even though you are staying in a remote location, the lodge is high tech with an underground generator and solar panels for electricity, and Internet service.  This serene place is the perfect base camp for your Glacier Park adventures and hikes... where you can choose to explore the local area or branch out and see other parts of the park. You'll completely enjoy this gorgeous lodge in this uniquely beautiful, serene and remote location, all the while exploring and enjoying everything that Glacier Park has to offer. Click on the link below for all the details, feel free to contact the owner with any questions and then make your reservations for the Glacier Park vacation of a lifetime.


(Star, Near East Glacier Park)
In The Midst Of Glacier


Breathtaking mountain views, amazing sunsets and starry nights are all yours to enjoy while staying at In The Midst Of Glacier Vacation Home.  Nestled in a unique, secluded and very safe location in the scenic foothills near Glacier National Park close to Highway 89, you can see 9 Glacier Park mountain summits from our 13 windows!  And here's a helpful vacation tip: Spring is a fantastic time to visit Glacier National Park because there are no tourists, no forest fires and no flies... and lots of new baby animals, and our quality vacation home is ideal for your Spring vacation.  In The Midst Of Glacier Vacation Home is the perfect headquarters during your Glacier Park vacation as it is conveniently located between three entrances of Glacier Park: Two Medicine Entrance, Cut Bank Entrance and St. Mary Entrance/Going To The Sun Road... and the Many Glacier Area is only 60 minutes away.  An added bonus is the wildlife that frequents the yard... such as moose, deer, bears and coyotes.  But the scenery is what's really amazing as the house sits in the middle of a beautiful open field where you get an ever-changing 360 degree panoramic view. Our vacation home is a non-smoking, 2 bedroom 1 bathroom house that can comfortably sleep up to 6 people, and even more if necessary if you'd like to use the provided air mattress.  The master bedroom has a queen bed, the sun room has a couch that converts to a double bed, and the front room has a twin bed.  The full bathroom is spacious and has a tub, and the full kitchen is fully stocked for your convenience.  There is also a pantry where a washer and dryer are located.  Special amenities include a cozy wood burning stove, flat screen TV and a piano.  And also for your convenience, if you want to do some hiking that requires a car being spotted, you may be able to drop off your car at the trails end, and the owner can then give you a ride to the trailhead.  With In The Midst Of Glacier Vacation Home, you not only have a wonderfully charming, cozy home with breathtaking views in all directions, but the location is absolutely perfect for you to maximize your enjoyment of Glacier National Park.  And don't forget that Spring is a terrific time to enjoy the park. So click on the link below and make your reservations today, and then get ready for the best vacation you'll ever experience.


(Swan River Valley)
Swan River Retreat

Nestled along the edge of the legendary Swan River, surrounded by whispering pines with towering peaks of the Mission Range of the Rocky Mountains as your back drop, your stay at our amazing Swan River Retreat will be nothing short of spectacular!  Our charming authentic main cabin was built by local artisans in 2001, using trees from our property.  This wonderful cabin offers a large living/dining area, two bedrooms, three full bathrooms, office space with 2 desks and wi-fi, and a spacious roofed deck next to the river's edge.  Behind our main cabin is "The Bunkhouse", where there are two private bedrooms, each having a loft for kids, two bunk rooms with four bunks each and a cold water bathroom.  Also on the property are three 2-story cabins.  We comfortably sleep 28 plus.  There is a large central, lush green yard that is surrounded by all the cabins, and we often host family reunions and several weddings each year.  The kids will enjoy a stocked a fish pond, which is bordered by a stream that flows into the gorgeous Swan River.  This stream provides a terrific small sand beach and a great swimming hole for little kids, and the Swan River provides outstanding trout fishing right at your front door!  Located only an hour south of Glacier National Park, the Swan River Valley is surrounded by majestic forested mountain ranges on each side, and just twenty five minutes to the north the river empties into the fabled Flathead Lake at the world-class charming tourist village of Big Fork.  This entire area is an outdoor enthusiast's dream come true... and Swan River Retreat is located in the heart of it all!  So during your Montana vacation, treat yourself and your family to the best that Montana has to offer, and enjoy the Montana experience of a lifetime!  Click or call today and reserve your piece of paradise today!

(Troy)
Bull Lake Waterfront Home & Cabin


Located in scenic Northwest Montana on beautiful Bull Lake, this newly constructed gorgeous 3 bedroom/2.5 bath waterfront home that sleeps up to 12, and our guest cabin is conveniently located just 1 hour east of Sandpoint Idaho, 2 hours west of Kalispell Montana, and 2.5 hours northeast of Spokane Washington. You'll have your very own private dock on Bull Lake's Angel Island Channel, which is nestled between the legendary Cabinet Mountain Wilderness Area and amazing Scotchman Peaks.  Not only do you have breathtaking scenery in all directions, but you'll also enjoy swimming, kayaking, canoeing, water skiing and fishing on the main lake.  Close by is the fabled Ross Creek Cedars, where you can hike through an incredible old growth forest, or you can hike into the stunning Cabinet Mountains where wildlife, glaciers and alpine lakes await you.  And only 18 miles from your front door is the legendary Kootenai Falls on the Yaak River (famous for its extreme whitewater rafting) that is truly a must see for anyone visiting this magnificent mountainous corner of Montana.  When winter arrives, the nearby ski resorts of Schweitzer Mountain (Sandpoint ID), Whitefish Mountain (Whitefish MT) and Turner Mountain (Libby MT) come to life and are fantastic destinations to enjoy the legendary downhill skiing this area has to offer, as well as the numerous snowmobile trails and cross country skiing opportunities throughout the area. Northwest Montana is one of the most scenic and adventurous destinations in Montana, and is an outdoor enthusiasts dream come true.  Escape from it all in a mountain paradise that is close to all the Northwest Montana action.  Click the link below for all the details, and then make your Bull Lake Waterfront Home & Cabin reservations today for your Northwest Montana vacation of a lifetime.


(West Glacier)
Great Northern Whitewater Raft & Resort                                                                           800-735-7897


Welcome to Great Northern Whitewater Raft & Resort!  Located only 1 mile west of the West Glacier Entrance to Glacier National Park, Great Northern Whitewater Raft & Resort has been providing a complete Montana vacation experience since 1977.  Our highly professional and highly trained river guides are ready to take you and your family on a variety of guided river adventures along the southern boundary of Glacier National Park.  Whether you're looking for an exhilarating class II-IV whitewater rafting experience on the legendary Middle Fork of the Flathead River, or a scenic float down the Flathead River where you can enjoy gorgeous rugged scenery through the Flathead National Forest. We provide half-day, full-day and dinner trip options, as well as multi-sport and multi-day options to suit your every need.  And because our season runs from Mid-May through September, every trip is a completely different experience...so we recommend that you book more than one rafting adventure to see how the views and the river change throughout the rafting season.  And to assist you in completing your Montana adventure vacation, Great Northern Whitewater & Resort offers handsome log cabin rentals only 1 mile from the West Glacier Entrance to Glacier National Park, which are the perfect headquarters for you and your family while exploring the wonders of this amazing park and region.  Each cabin is appointed with a kitchen, fireplace and high-quality amenities. And for the fly fishing enthusiasts in the family, Great Northern Whitewater & Resort offers professionally guided, high-quality fly fishing adventures. Great Northern Whitewater & Resort has been committed to providing our guests with exceptional service since 1977 as well as introducing our guests to the amazing treasures Northwest Montana has to offer. Give us a call and book your Montana adventure today!  1-800-735-7897


(Whitefish)
River Meadow Ranch                                                                                                       410-365-9587


Welcome to the River Meadow Ranch near Whitefish Montana!   We provide two outstanding vacation homes that are among the best in Western Montana, both being nestled in a gorgeous location on 7 acres with stunning views in all directions.  Ranch Home #1 is a spacious log home that has recently been completely restored.  The new kitchen and unique custom woodwork and trim are breathtakng as this amazing hand hewn log home provides accommodations for up to 12 people with 5 bedrooms and three bathrooms, all sitting on top of gorgeous cherry wood floors.  The large stone fireplace is the centerpiece to the spacious family room, and the master suite is adorned with a double sink, new tiled shower and jacuzzi.  There is also a rec room with a pool table for your entertainment.  Ranch Home #2 is of custom timber and cedar construction, and provides 5 bedrooms and 4 baths that accommodates up to 12 people. Located on the same property as Ranch Home #1, this amazing 3,500 square foot ranch features a remarkable full wrap around 2,800 square foot deck on the edge of the river.  Everywhere you look shows attention to detail, including the custom "Made In Montana" vanity and shower wall and all new leather furniture and new appliances.  A rec room with a pool table is also provided.  The property where both vacation homes are located is secluded enough for you to "get away from it all", and yet it's still close to town and the airport... and the beautiful Stillwater River runs through the property, where you can enjoy fishing on if you'd like!  As far as area attractions such as Glacier National Park, Flathead Valley and Whitefish Mountain Resort, our ranch homes are in the perfect location to be your headquarters as you explore this remarkable area.  So during your Northwest Montana/Glacier National Park vacation, make your "home" the River Meadow Ranch, where lasting memories are made in this fantastic Montana setting.  Call us today at 410-365-9587 or click the link below to book your reservations. We look forward to having you as our guest.


(Whitefish)
The Bailey's Bed'n Bale                                                                                                   406-270-1603


Welcome to The Bailey's Bed'n Bale... where your personal Montana Lodge awaits you!  Our warm and cozy lodge provides our guests with a unique Montana experience that combines the Old Western heritage of Montana with state of the art, first-class amenities.  At The Bailey's Bed'n Bale, we take great pride in offering our guests a special lodging experience that ensures they have a memorable, comfortable stay.  Ideally nestled at the base of the gorgeous Whitefish Mountain Range just steps away from the expansive Flathead National Forest, incredible vistas are found in all directions just outside your front door.  The lodge is two stories and spans 2,800 square feet, providing enough room to easily accommodate up to eight adults and children.  Our newly updated rooms have been custom designed and accessorized to further enhance your authentic Montana experience, and all of our rooms have heat and air conditioning.  And what is so wonderful about our location is the fact that even though our lodge is "away from it all", the artisan town of Whitefish is only 5 minutes away. This charming resort community features a tremendous range of restaurants, shopping and entertainment as Whitefish is regarded as Montana's year-round recreational capital for skiing, golfing, horseback riding, hiking and much more.  And if Glacier National Park is your destination, our lodge is your perfect base camp as the main West Entrance to this world-famous park is only 20 minutes  away!  So let The Bailey's Bed'n Bale be your ideal "base camp" as you explore and enjoy Northwest Montana and Glacier National Park. From its Old West charm, modern amenities and perfect location, the Bed'n Bale is your personal Montana Lodge that will likely be one of the top highlights of your Montana adventure. Give us a call at 406-270-1603 or click the link below to make your reservations today, and then come and enjoy all that the "Last Best Place" has to offer!


(Whitefish)
Whitefish Downtown Suites                                                                                            406-890-9776


The Whitefish Downtown Suites are premier luxury vacation rental condos located in the heart of gorgeous downtown Whitefish Montana above the the popular Abruzzo Italian Kitchen. With National Geographic voting Whitefish as the eighth best ski resort town in the world, you can't ask for a better place to call your home or headquarters as you enjoy this incredible area.  Each luxury suite is provided a king bed with premium linens and bedding, a full kitchen with a stove, oven, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher, and a comfortable family room with a sleeper sofa. Your balcony, from the 2 bedroom suites, looks over Central Avenue, which is the hub of downtown Whitefish, with direct access to restaurants, bars, beauty salons, shopping, live theater and much more.  Going skiing?  Catch the snow bus at Central Avenue to the ski lifts at the legendary Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort on Big Mountain!  During the summer you can enjoy the amazing Whitefish Lake that's just minutes away. And of course just down the road is the world-famous Glacier National Park and the legendary Flathead Lake, which is the largest fresh water lake in the United States west of the Mississippi River.  The Whitefish Area is one of the top resort town destinations in the world, and the Whitefish Downtown Suites are perfectly located in the heart of it all!  There's no better way to enjoy your time in the Whitefish/Flathead Valley area than having one of our Whitefish Downtown Suites as your "home", so give us a call today and book your luxury condo/vacation rental today.  406-890-9776


(Whitefish)
Whitefish Escapes                                                                                                           406-471-7190

Whitefish Escapes exclusively manages luxury vacation rental homes in the Whitefish, Bigfork and Flathead Lake Area.   We offer a wide variety of privately owned, upscale and meticulously maintained vacation rental homes that will provide you with an unforgettable stay from the instant you step through the door of our properties.  We are based in the charming town of Whitefish, which is one of the top tourist towns in Montana and where the views are magnificent, the food is fantastic and where the locals refuse to leave!  Our properties include inviting cabins, homes and condos, and are located in the heart of the Flathead Valley area...near the fabled Whitefish Mountain Ski and Summer Resort, the legendary Flathead Lake Area, and where Glacier National Park is just a short drive away.  The choices of outdoor activities are seemingly endless here. Hiking, mountain biking, zip-lining, canoeing, boating, whitewater rafting, kayaking, sailing, jet skiing, snow skiing, cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing, mountain climbing, fishing, hunting, balloon riding, sight-seeing, wildlife watching, bird watching and swimming are just some of the activities that are available in this remarkable area.   And after a perfect day enjoying the great outdoors, you can kick up your feet and relax in one of our incredible luxury properties.  Whether you're looking for an intimate getaway, a hunting or fishing adventure, or a family vacation, Whitefish Escapes is the place to book your Montana vacation experience.  Call us today to book your luxury cabin, home or condo in one of the most beautiful places on earth!  406-471-7190
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Our Favorite Campgrounds
(Lakeside, Montana)
Edgewater RV Resort                                                                                                            406-844-3644

Located on beautiful Flathead Lake, the Edgewater RV Resort is your perfect "home away from home" as you explore the legendary Flathead Lake Area near Glacier National Park.  We strive to meet all of your vacation needs, and always help to make your stay with us a memorable and enjoyable one.  Located in the vacation town of Lakeside along the west shore of the Flathead Lake on Highway 93, we are only 13 miles south of Kalispell, Montana, which is the hub of the Flathead Valley. The Edgewater RV Resort offers spacious RV sites, 8 fully furnished one bedroom condos, and 7 fully furnished custom cabins.  We have 38 RV sites with full 30/50 amp hookups, which include 20 extra large pull-thrus (27x70), and 18 back-ins (27x45).  There is plenty of room for slide-outs, and we are definitely "big rig" friendly. There is a clean restroom and laundry, and a pavilion for family gatherings and barbecues. We also provide a convenient dock and swimming access for those of you who want to enjoy Flathead Lake, and all of our units are handicap accessible.  At the Edgewater RV Resort, you are nestled in the heart of the Flathead Valley, which is famous for not only its beauty, but also because it's an outdoor lover's paradise. There is something for everyone here, whether you are in the mood for adventure and excitement, or simply a nice relaxing day on the beach... and Glacier National Park is only an hour's drive!  Open from May 1st through September 30th, the Edgewater RV is a clean and friendly place to stay, and we'll do everything we can to make your stay a pleasant and enjoyable one.  406-844-3644


(Kalispell)
Rocky Mountain "Hi" RV Park & Campground                                                                 800-968-5637

Welcome to Rocky Mountain Hi RV Park & Campground!  Conveniently located just 30 minutes from Glacier National Park and 20 minutes from the legendary Flathead Lake, Rocky Mountain Hi RV Park & Campground is the perfect headquarters for your Northwest Montana vacation.  Our clean, quiet, city-free and forested campground offers full hookups for all sizes of RVs as well as tent camping.  Free from highway noise, you will enjoy the soft whispers of a breeze through Montana fir trees and the babbling sound of a spring fed stream... as well as enjoy an incredible night's sleep!  Our pet friendly campground and RV park provides complete laundry facilities, clean showers, wireless internet, convenience store, large playground and frontier town for the kids, a basketball court.  A natural spring fed creek creates a wonderful pond for swimming, canoeing and fishing. We even have a floating dock for swimmers to enjoy!  Rocky Mountain Hi RV Park & Campground is a family owned business that has one simple philosophy: faithfully serving you- the camper and RV'er.  We are dedicated to providing you with the best campground experience you've ever had while you and your family are enjoying Glacier National Park and the surrounding Flathead Valley Region.  There's no "corporate feel" here, but instead a welcoming, quiet and comfortable environment nestled in gorgeous fir trees. So come join us with your camper, trailer, RV or tent. We are committed to helping make your Northwest Montana vacation an enjoyable and memorable experience.  800-968-5637



(West Glacier)
West Glacier KOA                                                                                                               800-562-3313


West Glacier KOA was chosen as the 2017 KOA Campground of the Year, making it the perfect basecamp for your Glacier National Park vacation!  Located only 2.5 miles from the West Glacier Entrance and the world-famous Going To The Sun Road, the West Glacier KOA is just a short drive to where all the action begins in Glacier National Park.  Close by is the pristine and beautiful Lake McDonald, the largest lake in the park, as well as the historic Lake McDonald Lodge and some of the best hiking in Glacier.  The historic Sperry Chalet, Mount Brown Lookout, Apgar Lookout, Avalanche Lake, Trail of the Cedars, Lincoln Peak, Sperry Glacier and Gunsight Pass are just a few of the world-class hikes that await you nearby.  You can also take the free park shuttle up to the top of the Going To The Sun Road at Logan Pass, where you can hike the fabled Hidden Lake Trail or the Highline Trail.  The West Glacier KOA is also located in the most ideal location for you to explore the remote North Fork Area of Glacier Park that includes the legendary Polebridge Mercantile and Bakery, Bowman Lake and Kintla Lake.  We're also close to Bigfork, Whitefish, Kalispell and Flathead Lake, which are fantastic attractions to see and explore.  Surrounded by gorgeous mountain views and green pine trees, the West Glacier KOA provides all the amenities that you'd expect from North America's #1 KOA, such as our log-fashioned pavilion lodge that is home to an internet cafe & espresso, fireplace and multiple satellite televisions.  There is also a heated adult pool, 2 adults hot tubs and a heated family pool for all ages.  Breakfast and dinner services are also provided. Treat yourself to some amazing huckleberry ice cream at our Scoops Ice Cream Shoppe, and just down the road is Montana'a largest water park!  Follow us an instagram@WestGlacierKOA to learn more about us, and click our above banner to visit our website.  And make sure to note that if you're staying during our off seasons (May 1st - June 10th and September 11th - 30th), we may not have all amenities available, but we do provide discounted rates and hot deals.   Chosen as the "2017 KOA Campground of the Year" by the KOA Corporate Office, the West Glacier KOA is without question the best choice to be your headquarters during your Glacier National Park vacation. So give us a call at 800-562-3313 or click the link below to make your reservations today!


(Fort Benton)
Benton RV Park & Campground                                                                                         406-622-5015

Take a trip back in time and discover the birthplace of Montana at Fort Benton!.  This amazing place is where it all began, and during your time exploring this remarkably historic birthplace of Montana, come stay at the popular Benton RV Park & Campground.  Just 5 blocks from the Historic Downtown Fort Benton, we'll provide everything you'd expect from a high quality RV park and campground during your time at Fort Benton.  Benton RV Park & Campground offers 28 full hookup spaces, clean restrooms with showers, laundry facilities, wireless internet, tent camping, horseshoes and much more... and groups are welcome!  Our regular season is from April 1st through October 31st, however for other dates please give us a call.  Come enjoy the "down home" feeling that the wonderful town of Fort Benton will give you, and don't forget to see the oldest standing building in Montana... which is a fort bastion built in 1846!  There are also several world class museums to devour, as well as a fantastic river walk (self-guided) that takes you through the colorful history of Fort Benton, including the amazing steamboat years.  And don't miss "Fort Benton Days" in June, where the town really comes to life while it celebrates its colorful past.  We are a member of Passport America, where you can save 50% at over 1400 campgrounds in the USA, Canada and Mexico.  And for those of you who love outdoor adventures, the Wild & Scenic River National Monument is waiting here for you, where you can float the same route Lewis & Clark did on their epic expedition... This section of the river looks and feels almost exactly how it did during their time here in 1804!  So come enjoy the historic Fort Benton Area, which is the most inland sea port on earth, and let the Benton RV Park and Campground be your headquarters during your remarkable journey back in time.  Give us a call at 406-622-5015 or click on the link below and reserve your site today!



Our Favorite Hostel
(Whitefish)
Whitefish Hostel / Super Sisters Cafe                                                                                  406-863-9450

Whitefish Hostel and the Super Sisters Cafe is perfectly located as your headquarters for your next Montana adventure!  Located in the famous downtown of the world-renowned tourist town of Whitefish, Montana, you are only 30 minutes from Glacier Park, 5 minutes from Whitefish Trails, 10 minutes from Whitefish Lake and 15 minutes from Whitefish Mountain Resort.  Our summer hostel accommodations include 10 single beds with memory foam mattresses, blankets, sheets, comforters and towels are included.  There are two shared bathrooms with showers, lockers, free wifi, free movies (Netflix), free basic breakfast, lounge area, washer and dryer, bike rack and backyard firepit.  During the winter season, we rent the entire hostel as one rental that sleeps up to ten people, and you will have access to our commercial kitchen. Snowboard/ski storage is also provided.  In addition to our incredible hostel, open May thru October (Mon-Fri 11 to 3 pm) is our Super Sisters Cafe located directly inside the premises, which provides an authentic vegetarian taste of Northwest Montana. We offer a juice and smoothie bar, salads plus raw and baked goods and daily vegan soups.  Every one of our ingredients are organic and sourced locally whenever possible. The bottom line is that the Super Sisters Cafe is as delicious an simple as it can possible get!  So during your next Northwest Montana adventure, come stay with us at the ever-popular Whitefish Hostel.  Conveniently located, comfortable, affordable and relaxing, with our Super Sisters Cafe there to provide you with great vegetarian food, the Whitefish Hostel will help make your time in Northwest Montana a positive and memorable experience.  406-863-9450


Our Favorite Bed & Breakfast
(Swan Lake)
Laughing Horse Lodge                                                                                                           406-886-2080


Welcome to the legendary Swan Valley and the Horse! Located in the village of Swan Lake - conveniently located between Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks – this European-style roadhouse offers a quiet respite from your journeys. Offering attractive and economical pet-friendly lodging with exceptional big-city dining, the Horse welcomes discerning travelers and their non-smoking pups from around the world. The cozy and clean guestrooms will wrap you in serenity and comfort – sorry, no TVs, alarm clocks or phones in the rooms – and each morning you will be greeted with the seductive aroma of freshly brewed Montana Coffee Traders French Roast made available in the beautiful garden and a delicious, hot breakfast in the dining room crafted by your personal chef and hostess, Kathleen. Knowing that not everyone can travel “unplugged”, the lodge provides complimentary, highspeed wireless throughout the intimate property. Ranked #1 on TripAdvisor for true western hospitality and gourmet dining, the Horse features numerous wine-centered and musical events throughout the summer season making it a preferred destination for that special event in your life. The dining room is open to the public for dinner Wednesday – Sunday, May through October, reservations highly recommended. As an intrepid traveler who collects remarkable dining experiences, Chef Kathleen offers up a dinner menu of mostly organic, regionally sourced dishes that reflect a nuanced blend of ethnic influences with traditional western classics including house-aged natural Black Angus and wild, line-caught fish. In addition to her well-respected and reviewed dining room, Chef Kathleen also offers private dinners and catering throughout the Flathead Valley for groups up to 250. Whether you are seeking a quick break from your National Park tour, or a home base to explore the wilderness paradise of this slice of Montana heaven, Kathleen and her small, dedicated staff await your arrival. So make your Northwest Montana vacation the best it can be by giving us a call at 406-886-2080 or click the link below.



Our Favorite Camper Rental Company
(Bozeman)
Hatch Adventures                                                                                                             406-223-4224

Your adventure awaits, and Hatch Adventures is here to help you make it all happen!  Hatch Adventures provides Jeep Ursa Minor and Tacoma Go Fast Camper rentals that are built for adventuring in the incredible Rocky Mountain landscapes of Montana.  Being the premiere Jeep Ursa Minor and Tacoma Go Fast Camper rental company in the entire Yellowstone Area, we are the perfect choice for making your Montana adventure the best it can be.  We also offer fully setup fishing rafts for those of you wanting to fish for the legendary trout that are waiting for you in Montana's blue ribbon trout streams.  Our raft trailers easily hook-up to our camper rentals, so you can get out there and catch some gorgeous trout completely hassle free.  Family owned and operated, our organization is made of folks to have a passion for the great Montana outdoors.  Owners Stephan and Jake are native Montanans who have spent a lifetime exploring and adventuring in Montana, and know all of the fantastic outdoor opportunities this remarkable place has to offer.   Their playground is yours, so don't be surprised to see them on the trail or river!  John, another member of "Team Hatch", is also a builder of the world's nicest custom Western Hats, has spent many years photographing wildlife in Yellowstone (and the world) and has a tremendous knowledge base for you to tap into of where to see and photo animals in the park.  The Hatch Family has a true passion for helping people discover Montana the same way they have, and that is a huge reason they founded Hatch Adventures.  They know exactly what you need for your Montana adventures, an that is what drives them to provide the best adventure camper and raft rentals available anywhere in Montana.  To make your Montana adventure an enjoyable and memorable experience, and to explore Montana like the locals do, give Hatch Adventures a call at 406-223-4224 or click on the link below to reserve your Jeep Ursa Minor or Tacoma Go Fast Camper today. These "super cool rigs" will make your Montana adventure a "super success!"


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