Flathead Valley Montana.

Living in the Flathead Valley, Montana

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Explore the Towns of the Flathead Valley

The mountain-ringed Flathead Valley encompasses Flathead Lake and the rolling wooded hills and farm lands surrounding and extending north of the lake. Whitefish is located at the northern end of Flathead Valley. Other anchor towns in Flathead Valley include Kalispell, Columbia Falls, and Bigfork. There are also smaller distinctive communities including Somers, Lakeside, Evergreen, Columbia Heights, Hungry Horse, Coram, Martin City and West Glacier.

The towns of Flathead Valley have diverse businesses that enjoy local patronage. In between the towns lie meandering streams and a twisting Flathead River, agricultural fields, and horse pastures. Surrounding the Flathead Valley are public lands covering mountain slopes, offering endless recreational opportunities.

Flathead Valley Travel

Flathead Valley residents and visitors enjoy easily accessible air transportation via Glacier Park International Airport. Direct flight options from our local airport continue to increase, with super-affordable one-way flights to Las Vegas and San Francisco just breaking into our market. If you prefer to travel by train, Amtrak provides daily east-bound and west-bound service at historic depots in Whitefish and West Glacier.

Furthermore, with Glacier National Park and Flathead Lake close by, residents and tourists will find this area full of endless opportunities to fish, raft, hike, bike and more.

Things to Do in the Flathead Valley

Great Day Trips

Go for a hike in Glacier National Park, tour the National Bison Range, go whitewater rafting, fish the many lakes and so much more!

Shop Local

Explore Whitefish’s thriving business district or venture into Kalispel for some local window-shopping. Vigorous “Buy Local” and “Made in Montana” programs promote Montana craftsmen, artisans, farmers, distillers, brewers and more.

Unmatched Places to Recreate

Montana offers nationally-recognized golf spots and unmatched views across the Valley. Whitefish Mountain Resort and Whitefish Lake offer fun all year, and it’s a short drive to Glacier National Park, Flathead Lake and amazing waters for floating and fishing!

Experience unique annual events in the Flathead Valley, such as Northwest Montana Fair, the all-new Dragonboat Races on Flathead Lake and The Event at Rebecca Farm, an internationally renown Eventing triathlon featuring Dressage, Cross-Country and Show Jumping events. Regular events at Majestic Arena and Raceway Park help round out the fun in the Flathead.

Something for Everyone in the Flathead Valley

This Valley offers a multitude of activities, and between each of us at RE/MAX Whitefish we are certain we can direct you to the best places around. Whether you hunt, fish, hike, bike, golf, or ride horses, we can lead you to the best options available. If you wish to go whitewater rafting, hot air balloon riding, or take a helicopter tour of the Valley, we can help you determine where to start. If fine dining is on your list of things to do, we can supply you with a list of some of the best restaurants around.

Make Montana Your Home

Whether you’re purchasing your first home or selling your latest investment property, our experienced realtors are here to support you through every step of the process.