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Flathead Lake | A Glacier Country Recreation Hot Spot

Flathead Lake isn’t just the largest natural body of freshwater in the West, it’s one of Western Montana’s biggest playgrounds. ...

Communities | Small-Town Charm in Glacier Country

Communities and cities located in Western Montana and near Glacier National Park....

Flathead Corridor | Travel Along the Largest Freshwater Lake in the West

Communities: Bigfork, Somers, Lakeside, Rollins, Proctor, Dayton, Elmo, Big Arm, Polson, Pablo, Ronan, Charlo, Moiese, St. Ignatius, Arlee, Evaro Flathead Lake —the largest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi—anchors this wild...

Safety First Partners |

Glacier Country Tourism is working with the Montana Department of Commerce’s Office of Tourism and Business Development and many organizations across the state on a campaign to promote safe and responsible behavior among those who are traveling in ...

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The Best Burger Joints in Western Montana

With all this ranchland, Western Montana can’t help but be known for exceptional beef, and thus exceptional burgers. Here’s a list of o...

Fall in Love With Western Montana’s Flathead Corridor

The Western Montana landscape is chock-full of world-class attractions, but the Flathead Corridor is always at the top of our list when we...

17 Things to Do Indoors in Western Montana

Indoor exploration in Western Montana is equally as memorable as our outdoor scene. Sometimes, perusing a museum, watching live theater, go...

Curated Culture: Museums in Glacier Country Montana

If you’re looking for an impressive cultural experience, Glacier Country has you covered. View works from nationally renowned artists and...

31 of the Best Photo Ops in Montana

There are certain places that exist in the world that are so beautiful, they almost don’t seem real. One such place: Western Montana. Gl...

Accessible Recreation in Glacier Country

In Glacier Country, we know how restorative the outdoors and fresh mountain air can be. We strive to be a part of an inclusive outdoors, an...

Western Montana Lodging With a View

One thing’s for certain—all of Western Montana is jaw-droppingly gorgeous, and, no matter where you lay your head at night, your surrou...

Traveling With Your Dog in Western Montana

What’s better than roaming around Montana? Roaming around Montana with your dog, of course. We love dogs around here­—bird dogs, river...

Hidden Gem Shopping Spots in Glacier Country

Western Montana is home to more than 75 charming communities, all worth exploring. We often boast about the vibrant downtowns in the hearts...

Spring in Montana and Glacier National Park

Spring is a time of renewal—a time to refresh, restore and rediscover. The thing about exploring Western Montana this time of year is tha...

23 Things to Do This Spring Under Montana's Big Blue Sky

Spring is one of Western Montana’s best-kept secrets. It’s the season to get out and explore the region’s emergence from winter, and...

Gear Up for Winter Family Fun in Glacier Country

Winter is one of our absolute favorite seasons. That’s because, in a place like Western Montana, winter isn’t in the way, it is the way...

Pizza Night in Western Montana

If you’re like us, you scope out the best place for pizza whenever you visit a new place. If that new place for you is Western Montana, o...

Holiday Gift Guide: Shop Local + Made in Montana

Spread some holiday cheer this year by not only giving your friends and family thoughtful, Made in Montana gifts, but by giving much needed...

The Glacier Country Grind: Local Coffee, Tea, Cocoa + Chai

We LOVE our beverages in Montana, and while our local brewery and distillery scene is renowned, beer and whiskey aren’t the only things w...

Hit the Road—Responsibly—for an RV Adventure in Western Montana

Thinking about “The Great American Vacation” often calls to mind images of hitting the road in an RV, and that’s exactly what many fo...

Spring Road Trips and Scenic Drives in Glacier Country

We could all use a little springtime right about now, so thankfully the season is upon us. Take in stunning views on a spring road trip thr...

Supporting Local Montana Businesses During COVID-19

Small towns and local businesses are the heart of Western Montana. As we adjust to a new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic, here’s how...

What’s New for 2020 in Western Montana

In Glacier Country, small-town America thrives. Our vibrant communities are chock-full of local boutiques, eclectic shops, restaurants and...

Spread Holiday Cheer With Montana Made Gifts

It’s one of the most wonderful times of the year in Glacier Country. Our landscapes have transformed into winter wonderlands ready for pla...

Bite In: Bakeries + Sweet Treats in Glacier Country

Fall in Western Montana brings brisk mornings, cozy sweaters and jaw-dropping golden hues. While the colors lure leaf peepers from across th...

Late Summer Outdoor Concerts in Western Montana

Summertime and outdoor music go hand in hand in Western Montana. With multiple outdoor venues and one of the most vibrant live music scenes...

Western Montana Fruitful Summers + Farmers Markets

One of many things that makes Montana special is that we have four seasons, and each season is beautiful and unique in its own right. Spring...

American Indian Culture + Events in Western Montana

Explore the rich heritage of American Indians and time-honored traditions like pow wows in Western Montana’s Glacier Country, where you’...

Hidden Gem Golf Courses in Western Montana

With wide-open vistas and room to roam, it should come as no surprise that Western Montana’s Glacier Country is a golfer’s paradise. Com...

Wildlife Viewing Areas in Western Montana

One of the things that makes Montana so special is that we share the land with an abundance of beautiful, wild creatures. There are plenty o...

Montana's Ronan Area: Exploring Glacier Country's Travel Corridors

Less than 20 minutes south of Flathead Lake—the largest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi—Ronan is quietly situated against the ba...

Show Stopping Performing Arts in Western Montana

Nature isn’t the only thing putting on a spectacular show in Western Montana’s Glacier Country. Talented performing artists flock to the...

Film Festivals and Historic Theaters in Western Montana

Montana’s cinematic landscapes have provided the settings for legendary films like “A River Runs Through It” and “The Horse Whispere...

Holiday Charm in Western Montana

Winter in Western Montana’s Glacier Country is pure magic; we really know how to deck the halls and celebrate the season of giving with a...

On the Trail of Art and Culture in Western Montana's Glacier Country

Montana’s main draw is its natural beauty and world-class outdoor recreation, so it can be a quite a pleasant surprise to find out the sta...

Discover Fall in Glacier Country

We’re sweet on every season here, but we’re especially smitten with autumn. The tapestry of golden hues and hillsides dusted with the fi...

How to Spend 6 Days in Western Montana

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Homegrown + Handmade: Farmers Markets in Western Montana

Homegrown, handmade and locally harvested—that’s what you’ll find in abundance across Western Montana’s Glacier Country. The farmers...

Hidden History Gems: Meet Montana’s Off-The-Beaten-Path Museums

History buffs + eager explorers—this one’s for you. Western Montana is home to several museums, some of which are a little off the beate...

Sparks Fly Under the Big Sky: Romantic Getaways

This probably comes as no surprise, but we’re suckers for romance. That’s because we’re surrounded by natural beauty and breathtaking...

Winter Road Trips and Scenic Drives in Western Montana

Road trips are often equated with summertime, or at least with the warmer months (and by warmer we mean no threat of snowy road conditions)....

Winter Family Fun in Western Montana: Getaway to Glacier Together

Winter’s the time of year when it’s pretty easy to get a little stir crazy. But in Western Montana's Glacier Country, it’s the season...

15 Holiday Events in Western Montana: A Big Sky Country Christmas

We always talk about how much we love winter, and it’s the truth. It’s also true that we love the festive holiday frolic the season brin...

6 Museums to Visit in Western Montana

When you think of Montana, you probably think of sweeping mountain landscapes and epic outdoor adventure—and you aren’t wrong. But one t...

Big Sky Beats: Music Festivals and Concerts in Western Montana

Western Montana’s jaw-dropping natural beauty and wide open spaces are perfect for nurturing the imagination. That means there’s no shor...

Must-Stop Family Road-Trip Attractions

There’s nothing quite like loading up the family and embarking on an epic road trip to make some everlasting memories and there’s no pla...

An Epic Montana Road Trip (AKA My Favorite Kind of Road Trip)

So...I'm sensing a theme in what I've been doing lately. Apparently, I'm all about a good road trip. (You can see the proof here, here and o...

A Montana Road Trip: Polson to Whitefish

I've said it before and I'll say it again: Montana is beautiful during late winter and early spring. Remember a couple of weeks ago when I t...

A Montana Day Trip: Missoula to Polson

Yesterday was one for the record books in Big Sky Country. While it's early March here in Montana's Glacier Country, it was one of the most...

14 Must-See Holiday Events and Happenings in Western Montana

The holiday season is officially underway in Western Montana's Glacier Country. And as someone who loves Christmas (you can read more about...

20 Spring Adventures in Montana's Glacier Country

Let's face it: when it comes to seasons of the year in Montana, spring tends to get overlooked. Summer typically takes center stage, while s...

Cruising Highway 93: Missoula to Polson

Earlier this week, I needed to buzz up north for work. And while I've been hitting the road plenty during the last couple of months, there w...

Top Picks for August Activities in Western Montana

You guys, summer is almost over! Okay fine...I realize that may be a bit dramatic, but this summer has literally flown by so quickly. For e...

A Perfect Day on the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park

Happy anniversary. In case you've forgotten, we've been together five years now. Can you believe that? During the last five years, I've tol...

Celebrate Independence Day the Montana Way

You guys, the Fourth of July is breathing down my neck. To which I say...breathe away. After all, any holiday that combines parties, firewor...

Top Activities: May in Montana

Oh, hello spring. It's good to see you. So good in fact that I think you deserve a hoop, holler and maybe even a curtsy. After all, you and...

A Montana Girl's Love Letter to 2013

Well, another year has come and gone. And to be honest, I can hardly believe it! It's like the older I get, the faster time seems to go. (Si...

Montana: Here's Looking at You

This summer, Montana has been showing off in a big way. With her big blue sky and wide-open spaces, it's no wonder. Let's face it—she's ki...

Round Out July with Sweet Montana Events

I'm not sure how things are in your neck of the woods, but I can tell you one thing: Montana is hopping! This messy-haired girl has alway...

Western Montana Fourth of July Roundup

Happy Fourth of July! Okay, so I'm technically early as Independence Day is still a few days away...but I'll tell you what, this nationa...

May in Montana: Farmers Markets

The arrival of May means one thing in Montana. The season of farmers markets is upon us. And this girl is a firm believer in the fact that s...

A Montana Road Trip: Part Two

As you may recall from last week's post, I've been doing a bit of road tripping. Last week's Montana-lovin' journey included gems in Miss...

A Montana Road Trip: Part One

Some weeks are awesome. This past week, my Montana lovin' friends, was one of them. Why? Because it was spent road tripping from Missoul...

Life in Montana: A Summer in Snapshots

I don't know about all of you, but this summer feels like it's cruising past at an excessive speed...if we were to clock it, I'd say this su...

My Montana Love List

I love Montana. As in I totally heart it. It's a place that I don't know if I'll ever get enough of... The simplest way for me to describ...

Autumn + Wedding=LOVE

Last weekend, we headed north for the wedding of a dear friend, Sara, as she married her prince charming, Clay (Ahhhh). The wedding was at T...

Montana Summer: Let's Plan For Fun

Happy June! Can you believe I just wrote that? Maybe it's just me, but it seems like the last few months have absolutely flown by...but...

Portland + Montana=Direct Flights

We got some exciting news this week: Alaska Airlines announced that it is adding seasonal DAILY, DIRECT flights from Portland, Oregon to Mis...

Memorial Day Happenings

In this Montana girl's mind, summer kicks off officially in Montana each Memorial Day. Sure, sometimes it may bring beautiful sunshine and c...

Biking through Western Montana

I started my trip in Missoula and really enjoyed the hospitality and friendliness of the folks there. Being from Southern California, it’s...

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