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Address: Bigfork, MT
06:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 14:30

An excellent bass fishing lake.

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Beautiful mountain lake

Enjoyed the lake. Fun to swim in. Great for families with young children as the lake shore is shallow to start with.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
High River, Canada
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47 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a beautiful lake. There is just too much boat traffic on it for it's size.Most of the year it's ok. But, during the summer it can be noisy. I wouldn't recommend renting a home on the lake, given a choice. Too many of the homes are side by side. If you like privacy this may not be the lake... More 

Thank bmac1260
High River, Canada
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed the lake. Fun to swim in. Great for families with young children as the lake shore is shallow to start with.

Thank GREG H
Medicine Hat, Canada
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85 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed in a cabin on Echo Lake for several days. Along with boating, swimming and just lazing around it we so serene. Their was not a single mosquito which made it blissful. Big Fork was a short 10 minute drive to shop in its gift stores and look at local artwork. The townfolk are very pleasant and we want... More 

Thank TwoAs
South Lake Tahoe, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Seemed clean, very nice people around! This was a great alternative to the giant Flathead Lake....we loved both, but this was a real treat! We had the pleasure of staying on Flathead, so seeing this additional lake was really neat.

1 Thank travellintime1974
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Echo Lake sits in the north part of Bigfork, with amazing views of the Jewel Basin. It's a great place for water skiing, wake boarding, and Bass fishing. The water is a lot warmer than the flathead lake, so it gets a bit crowded at times. The best time to go out is after 7 pm when the crowds are... More 

1 Thank Bigfork1
Dallas, Texas, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Great little lake but nothing compared to Flathead Lake (or Flathead ocean - lol) probably good for fishing.

1 Thank DrKat S
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

small warm water lake great for fishing, boating, jet sking and relaxing. Beautiful views and friendly people.10 miles from Big Fork.

Thank Waldo41
Glendale, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Nice place to visit and relax like most places in Montana! We enjoyed the Echo Lake Cafe which is a nice place to stop , have coffee and see the lake

Thank travelshooter71
Kalispell, Montana
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We make a special trip to go here with friends visiting us to show off what Montana feels like. They have great breakfast and lunch and dessert. Always busy, that's a good sign

1 Thank pokesandcougs
Great Falls, Montana
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Love the many bays and beautiful views around and from this lovely spot! Have visited a friend who lives there many times and love it every time.

Thank Wildmtwif

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