National Parks and Forests - Whitefish, Montana
The Flathead Valley offers some of the most breathtaking national parks and forest in the USA, including Glacier National Park. The public lands near Whitefish provide near limitless beauty and opportunity for outdoor recreation.
|Glacier National Park is one of the biggest attractions for visitors coming to the Whitefish area. The allure of hiking distant peaks, camping in remote areas, the wonder of seeing elk, buffalo, and mountain goats, as well as eating huckleberries picked from the branch along the trail, creates a type of mystical devotion to this area.
|In the heart of the Rocky Mountains, west of the continental divide and just south of the Canadian border, lies the 2.4 million acre Flathead National Forest. Home to lynx, grizzly bear, and bull trout; with numerous lakes, streams, and rivers to enjoy, the forest is the premiere destination for visitors looking to experience natural landscapes of the American West.