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

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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
JasmynnH
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Stanley, North Dakota
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Bigfork, Montana
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Much of the lake has private beaches so you have to go to the public launch areas. The lake has a lot of fish and turtle, so small boats, kayaks, paddle boards are best suited to this lake. But if you like to swim, this lake is great because the waters are warm and calm.

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Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

My husband and I were in the area for the 4th of July so we stopped for breakfast. Menu was very good-you could get lunch anytime as well if you are like me and not a breakfast lover. It was very busy that morning but there was lots of wait staff and helpers. We were able to sit on the... More 

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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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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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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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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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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48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
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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3 reviews
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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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121 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 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
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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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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