Vacationing in Flathead Valley: Things To Do

January 19, 2018 | by rainapratt | Lakeside Home Vacation

Flathead Valley vacation spotThe sparkle of the holidays has faded into the refreshing beauty of a New Year. Decorations have been placed in storage and most families are finally free of the craziness of a fun-filled season. Each year there is a special nostalgia about reflection and dreaming. Looking back on the successes and trials of past adventures and planning and scheming new ways to explore. Whatever your plans are for this next year, Enjoy Montana has a delightful escape ready and waiting for you with our exclusive vacation rentals. With temperatures dropping below freezing, we are enjoying the enchantment of fat snowflakes gently covering the ground. Discover how our luxury properties are the best way to appreciate the winter wonderland. With tall windows and stone fireplaces, you can slip into the beauty of the wild outdoors without leaving the comfort of your retreat.

Now that the list of to-dos has been put away and the expectations of others have been met, it’s a great time to run away with some of your favorite people. Get back to old-fashioned fun and play chase through a snow-covered meadow, glide on ice skates across a frozen pond, or collapse in a pile of fresh powder and perfect your snow angels. Families come alive and create new bonds as they play in the frigid landscape of wholesome thrills. Gather up your loved ones and invest in the connection that holds you all together.


Whitefish is the perfect destination for those looking to realize the pleasures of one of the countries very best ski resorts. With 105 runs, 14 lifts, and five terrain parks; the options are limitless for your family. Spend your days playing hard on the mountain, then wander into the enchanting hamlet and partake of the delicious restaurants that cater to hungry adventurers. With the mountains rising in the distance, tall pine trees, and picturesque storefronts; the entire town is waiting to play backdrop to your favorite photos and memories.

Glacier National Park

Despite being closed to through traffic during the winter season, Glacier National Park is where the heart of bravery is discovered. With the snow-covered trails, the winter berries bringing a touch of color to the barren landscape, the sound of flowing water, and the prints of wildlife falling deep into the powder; the explorer will delight in the inspiration of so vast a wilderness. Take a guided snowshoe tour with the knowledgeable park rangers. It’s a great way for the whole family to enjoy the sweeping beauty and expansive valley.

Dog Sled Adventures

If you have a child who is obsessed with animals, is determined to win the next Iditarod race, or simply wants to throw their arms around a husky, then you need to check out Dog Sled Adventures. Tucking guests into warm quilts, their mushers take you on an exploration of the backcountry. Carving through the scenic Stillwater State Forest, the open air allows for rare sightings of wildlife, natural beauty, and the rush of a fast-moving sled. It’s sure to be a favorite adventure for everyone in your group.

Flathead Valley Vacation Rentals

With all of the exciting opportunities waiting for you in the Flathead Valley, you’ll appreciate the warmth of our beautiful vacation rentals. There is no better reward for playing hard than a roaring fire, warm mugs of rich hot chocolate, and the glistening of light across a snow-covered hillside. Take part in the momentous memories of childhood and play in the magic of winter.

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