Aerial view of Columbia Falls with surrounding mountain landscape.

Living in Columbia Falls, Montana

Columbia Falls mountain reflection in lake.

The True Gateway to Glacier National Park

With a population just under 5,000, Columbia Falls supports a thriving small business community and a locally driven economy. The town is family friendly, with many parks and trails for recreating, including a Riverside park on the bank of the Flathead River and a Community Garden. Check out the Columbia Falls Chamber of Commerce and the City of Columbia Falls‘ websites.

Some of our favorite things about Columbia Falls:

Resource Industry Center

F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber Co and Weyerhaueser, one of the largest landowners in the nation, base operations in Columbia Falls. New industry ventures continue to make their home in Columbia Falls for the amazing location as the Gateway to Glacier, the accessibility, and the remarkable work force at the ready.

Growing Schools

Over 30% of the population of Columbia Falls reside in family households, therefore preschool options are now on the rise.  Columbia Falls is in School District 6 and has two elementary schools, one junior high and one high school.

Small Town Community

They call it the “Gateway to Glacier”. When people describe the community of Columbia Falls they use terms such as “friendly” and “loving”. This small town is known for its Community Farmers Market in the summer and its various events it hosts in its local restaurants and bars year round. From hiking up Columbia Mountain, to SUPing down the Flathead River, you will be sure to pass a smiling face when in Columbia Falls.

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