Recreate Responsibly: Winter Edition

Dec. 22, 2021
In Kalispell, we believe in the power of travel. It has a way of opening our eyes through new places, news experiences and new people in beautiful ways. Travel has the ability to expand our horizons through learning about local cultures, traditions and priorities. Here in Kalispell, our priorities include recreating responsibly and sustainable tourism. […]

Visiting Glacier National Park in 2022? Here’s What You Need to Know

Dec. 13, 2021
Located in the northwest corner of Montana, Glacier National Park is one of the state’s must-visit destinations. Encompassing 1 million acres, the park is open year-round and is an incredible place to visit, no matter the season. (Learn more about winter in Glacier National Park.)   Here in Kalispell, we’re a scenic 32 miles from the […]

First-timer’s Guide to Winter in Montana

Oct. 12, 2021
There are few places as magical as Montana during the winter, and Kalispell is no exception. The hub of the Flathead Valley in northwest Montana, Kalispell welcomes winter and its 300+ inches of snow to the surrounding mountains, while a feeling of friendliness and adventure radiate through our unfiltered mountain town.  If it’s your first […]

6 Things to Do to Make the Most of Fall in Kalispell, Montana

Sep. 09, 2021
In Montana, summer gets loads of attention and Kalispell is no exception. And we get it — summer is pretty incredible in Big Sky Country: gorgeous weather, long daylight hours, Flathead cherries and huckleberries are found in abundance and our lakes are warm enough to take a swim. Believe us when we tell you we […]

The Latest on Wildland Fires and Air Quality for Kalispell, Montana

July 26, 2021
Northwest Montana experienced hot weather this summer, which increased the risk of wildland fires. In addition, there are several fires burning throughout the West, all of which are contributing to air quality. Keep in mind that most of the smoke in Montana is not from local fires, as smoke blows in from hundreds of miles […]

Don’t Have an Entry Ticket for Glacier National Park?

May 19, 2021
*Updated December 15, 2021*  We know there’s been a lot of feelings around the ticketed entry system for Glacier National Park. (In case you missed it, the National Park Service launched a pilot program for ticketed entry in 2021 and will continue it for 2022. From May 27-September 11, 2022 you need to have an […]

Glacier National Park’s New Ticketed Entry System: Your 10 Most-Asked Questions

Apr. 07, 2021
Earlier this month, Glacier National Park announced that there will be a temporary ticketed entry system put in place for the 2021 summer season. And, as you can imagine, we’ve had a flurry of questions around what this means, including how to purchase a ticket, where you need one and more.  To help make planning […]

4 Tips for Your Vacation to Montana

Mar. 19, 2021
Spring weather has arrived in Montana and while we’re not sure how long it’s going to stick around, it has us looking forward to warmer days and daydreaming about sun-filled adventures. While you are planning your summer vacation (or heck, even your spring break or fall getaway), we wanted to share some tips for your […]

5 Ways to Cozy Up This Winter

Feb. 25, 2021
While we’ve been enjoying winter here in Kalispell, our mountains have been hit with solid snowfall and fresh powder, making it easy to get outside and adventure. No matter if you’re looking for a heart-pumping adventure or a quiet escape, here are five ways to soak up winter in our mountain town. Hot cocoa + […]

Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Kalispell in 2020

Jan. 19, 2021
As we look ahead to 2021 and the return of more travel and memory-making adventures, we wanted to take a look back at the top questions we received in 2020 about visiting Kalispell. Whether you’re planning to visit soon or if you’re just in need of some fuel for your daydreams, we hope that these […]

Let’s Get Vocal and Support Local

Nov. 19, 2020
With the holidays right around the corner, we know you have lots of choices when it comes to shopping for the people on your list. As a tight-knit mountain community in Montana’s Flathead Valley, we also know the importance of shopping small and supporting local as now, perhaps more than ever, Kalispell businesses need our […]

Ways to Travel Responsibly and Safely in Montana

Nov. 10, 2020
Each winter, Kalispell, Montana welcomes epic amounts of snowfall that transform our mountains and valleys into an epic winter wonderland. Around here, no matter the season, we’re big believers in safety first and adventure second, whether that means making responsible winter recreation choices like checking road conditions or staying home when you’re sick. At the […]
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