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Flathead Lake State Park

Kalispell, MT
+1 406-752-5501
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Beautiful Lake

We drove around the lake, ate at two different waterside restaurants on two different occasions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Must stop on your vacation

Flathead Lake is such a beautiful lake and the State Park is a tranquil place to stop and have a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove around the lake, ate at two different waterside restaurants on two different occasions. Boat ride, Horse Island, picnicking, and just enjoying the scenery. A must.

Thank LauraBrad2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Flathead Lake is such a beautiful lake and the State Park is a tranquil place to stop and have a picnic. Definitely a must for when you need some downtime to let everyone recharge.

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove around the lake and pulled off on the West Shore Park Unit and found there really wasn't much to do there. We hoped for a public area, a place to sit and enjoy the water view but we were disappointed. The drive around...More

2  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Picture perfect absolutely clear lake with stunning mountain views. We had lunch at a picnic table spot and enjoyed our whole afternoon there. I will go back every time I go to Kalispell

Thank Pntbtrkisses H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We couldn't believe how big this lake was by driving around it. The views at sunset are gorgeous. We enjoyed the drive and would like to come back and stay by the lake.

Thank 3boysmom60
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

So we had a trip all around the lake. We stopped numerous times at the parks, landings, orchards and one restaurant. Great way to spend a fun afternoon.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a nice drive around the lake, alot of beautiful scenery, plenty of places to stop and shop or eat.. Definitely one for the Memories..

Thank Zed G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Was a bit tired from traveling all day, so stopped here for a rest, and it was super nice. Watching the boats come and go, closing my eyes, and relaxing, was nice and

Thank Timothy F
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stopped by this park during our recent visit to Montana and thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful scenery and peaceful surroundings. The fall foliage is amazing and the lake was so calm and serene. Clean air, clear water, wildlife sightings, and fantastic views - what more...More

Thank oibwed2011
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had a picnic lunch here, and hiked. It was much less crowded than Glacier National Park, and still very pleasant.

1  Thank batbirdbug
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Caleb M
26 December 2015|
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Response from SupermanRockstar | Reviewed this property |
Maybe not relevant for you now, but for others wondering the same thing, camping is $28/night, but if you buy a state park pass (valid for 1 year) for $35 you get camping for $18/night, so if you're staying more than 3... More
Richard H
21 July 2015|
Response from NanaHen70 | Reviewed this property |
West Shore State Park is about 10 miles south of Kalispell. It is north of Wild Horse State Park which is on an island in Flathead Lake. Both are in the Flathead Lake Park System. Hope that helps.