Every season is the best time of year to visit Kalispell, for a variety of reasons. Whether you’re exploring the outdoors, attending one of our special events, checking off a stop on your bucket list, or you’re one of our Canadian neighbors making a trip to shop and enjoy a night on the town; take advantage of a hot deal, our personalized travel consultation package and easily book your next adventure.
Winter in Kalispell, Montana
Ski at Blacktail Mountain Ski Area for FREE!
Book a two-night stay at a Kalispell hotel and receive two adult lift tickets to Blacktail Mountain Ski Area. Don’t wait, plan your winter vacation today!
Your guide to Kalispell
Winter Wonderland Pass
Discover Kalispell Winter Wonderland Pass takes you to the most magical winter experiences throughout northwest Montana. Check into stops, earn points and be entered to win a 2-night stay in Kalispell with free lift tickets or a guided snowshoe tour in Glacier National Park. What are you waiting for? Your winter wonderland tour starts now.
Go with a Guide
Going with a guide is the best way to fully engage yourself into a new place. They can take you to places you would have never known about, point out things that you would never notice, point you in the right directions while helping keep you safe and on track with an objective. Get outside, go with with a guide!
Take advantage of our amazing guides here in the Flathead Valley. Set out on a charter boat on Flathead Lake for some fishing, trek deep into the backcountry with llamas, ride the powder on snowmobiles or explore Glacier National Park with a guide to learn about the history, flora and fauna. Possibilities are endless!
Trail Ride with Montana Horse Works
Enjoy a 1 to 2-hour Trail Ride through towering trees and grassy meadows! From beginner-friendly to more adventurous trails, the rides are appropriate for group sizes of 2+ and riders that are 12+ years of age.
Guided hiking & backpacking in glacier national park
There is no better way to immerse yourself in a place than to go with a guide. Learn about the history, geology, flora and fauna along the way. Glacier Guides & Montana Raft offer a variety of hiking experiences for all levels from day hikes to nature walks, to overnight backpacking or even a combination […]
Fly fishing experiences
Choose to explore the Flathead River, the Missouri River, the Clark Fork River or the Blackfoot River with True Water Fly Shop for a half or full-day adventure! They cater to anglers of all abilities from beginner to seasoned fisher.
Llama trekking with swan mountain outfitters
A bucket list adventure! Llama trekking with Swan Mountain Outfitters in the Bob Marshall Wilderness offers day trips or multi-day excursions.
GO ICE FISHING
The professional guides at Howe’s Fishing will introduce you to the world of ice fishing in a fun, family-friendly environment. Power augers, portable shelters, accurate fish finders, and underwater cameras make this popular winter adventure even more memorable.
Ski at blacktail mountain
Blacktail Mountain Ski Area offers a family-friendly experience and sweeping views stretching from Flathead Lake to Glacier National Park. Passes can be purchased online up to 48 hours in advance. Cross-country ski trails are also available close by.
Snowshoe and nordic ski adventures
Discover the vibrant life of the winter wonderland with Glacier Institute. Learn about the winter ecosystem of the Flathead Valley while gliding along a Nordic Ski Trail. Or look for tracks and listen to the stories of the indigenous people who live here while snowshoeing in Glacier National Park. Programs start January 2, 2024.
Whitewater rafting in Glacier National Park
Looking for a way to beat the heat and explore Glacier National Park from the water? Choose a half or full-day adventure from one of our amazing raft companies and even add on a riverside dining experience!
Let us help design your visit to Kalispell, Glacier National Park and Flathead Valley. Tell us about your travel style, when you’re planning to visit, what you’d like to do, and who you’ll be traveling with. We’ll put together suggestions based on the information you provide – and perhaps some ideas you may not have thought of!
How It Works
Fill out the questionnaire below which will be reviewed by our onsite travel advisor. After we collect a payment of $65, we will begin putting together suggestions for your trip to Kalispell! Our Personalized Travel Consultation package includes: a 20 minute Zoom meeting or phone conversation with our local expert, customized suggestions for your visit including lodging, activities, transportation and events, a printed summary report with inside tips, and a Kalispell welcome bag! Ready to start planning your visit?
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