Howdy! Let’s kick 2022 off with a bang! Each week we are going to highlight a small town in every state. This week we are featuring Whitefish, Montana.
You might think of Whitefish as a ski destination, which it absolutely is, but it is also is a year-round destination that is sure to charm you. Let’s take a look at what makes Whitefish so incredible.
Whitefish is located at the base of Glacier National Park. Glacier National Park has 734 miles of hiking trails for the hiking enthusiast. And for the fisher in your life, nearby lakes and rivers are in abundance.
You can take a coffee roasting tour at Montana Coffee Traders-Flathead Valley’s premier coffee roaster for almost 40 years. Wineries and breweries? Whitefish has those too! Get the perfect aerial view in a hot air balloon. In the winter, skiing and snowboarding is a must, but you can also take a sleigh ride or a dog sled tour. Skydiving, rock climbing, mountain biking, axe throwing-so many activities-it is the perfect destination for any adventurer.
If you are looking for a more relaxing vacation, Whitefish has you covered as well. Schedule a spa day at Spa at Whitefish Lake or stop by Shanti Yoga studio for a full mind and body experience.
Where to Stay
Whitefish maybe a small town but they are never short of places to stay. Grouse Mountain Lodge provides guests with the perfect mountain retreat. If a Bed and Breakfast is more your thing you can stay at the Good Medicine Lodge, Garden Wall Inn or the Hidden Moose Lodge for the perfect cozy stay.
Whitefish Mountain Resort Lodge is located right on the mountain and can accommodate any budget. There are also several ski-in, ski-out resorts providing you with easy access to the slopes.
And experience western Montana at the Bar W Guest ranch, a year-round dude ranch, where you can stay and work side-by-side with the staff!
No vacation would be complete without sampling the local fare. There are plenty of cafes and coffee shops for that quick bite to eat and warm cup of coffee, like Folklore Coffee or Montana Coffee Traders.
Enjoy a homecooked, made from scratch meal at Loula’s Cafe. Loula’s is a family-run restaurant that uses fresh, local ingredients to create the most mouthwatering dishes and no meal would be complete at Loula’s without a piece of homemade pie!
At Logan’s located at the Grouse Mountain Lodge, you can try their bison meatloaf. The Wich Haus provides you with an assortment of sandwiches and salads.
Looking for tantalizing seafood and steak? Head over to the Whitefish Lake Restaurant and enjoy outdoor dining.
Pizza lovers you are in for a treat at Mackenzie River Pizza. They have been serving cold beer and pizza for over 25 years so you can be sure you’ll love their pies!
So what are you waiting for? Contact your Travel Guru and plan your perfect getaway to Whitefish, Montana. They will provide you with price points as well as many more things to see and do! Oh, and if you need a payment plan to fund your travel adventure-we got those too!