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Address: Bigfork, MT
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6:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Activities: Fishing, Sailing
Description: An excellent bass fishing lake.

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Beautiful

Great lake to stay on or go to. Its small but its really calm. My family and I stayed here in June of 2015 and we loved it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Stanley, North Dakota
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Stanley, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Great lake to stay on or go to. Its small but its really calm. My family and I stayed here in June of 2015 and we loved it!

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Bigfork, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Good service. Friendly staff. Can be crowded at meal times Nice outdoor seating I the summer Good food but not fancy

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Bigfork, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This restaurant is one of my favorite places in the lower Flathead Valley to go and have breakfast or dinner. They have a Salmon Omelet that is absolutely wonderful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This was a stop on the way to Kalispell, MT. It was a ways back off the main hwy, not hard to find. This is a beautiful lake with lots of birds. We saw a Bald Eagle, egrets and Canadian Geese. There is a nice easy trail that borders the shoreline that is also worth taking. The best event was... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

A hidden gem. Worth searching out. Best French toast. You will not need lunch after eating breakfast at this cute cafe

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Missoula, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Just follow the signs to the state boat launch area and paddle around the lake. Many private house surround the lake so you have to watch out for motor boats. There are free PFDs available for the kids and a host.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This little cafe is always busy because it is so good and the prices are very reasonable. The breakfast menu is very expansive and includes some very interesting selections. The portions are ample and the service is friendly and efficient. You can't go wrong at this local favorite.

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Livingston, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This is a great alternative to other lakes or streams in the area that get too cold. Echo Lake is clean and beautiful, worth driving to. Also, this is on the way to Jewel Basin, a trailhead to awesome hiking trails.

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Cheyenne, WY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

During our MT vacation, we rented a boat and took family out on Echo Lake. It's not huge like small ocean they call Flathead (which is outrageously cool), but it was very enjoyable and quaint. Outside of a few small pieces of litter, it was very clean. We've been to many parks and lakes where we end up packing out... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

It is a hidden gem and the homes in the area are charming. If you go, you have to stop in at the Echo Lake Cafe. It is crowded and there is usually a wait, but for good reason. Amazing food. I dare you to try and eat a "full Stack" of pancakes!!!!!

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Address: Address: Bigfork, MT
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bigfork
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm

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