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All reviews short hike flathead river viewing area parking area google maps parking lot beautiful view poor signage nice walk vista point be mindful few stairs mile drive both sides mission mountains benches overlooked
Native review as first off TripAdvisor had the wrong address listed. Second the dam had been renamed and it's now closed for the season! Would be nice to know before driving all way down to see a closed gate. Pictures looked great online though
The sight of the dam, especially when the gates are open, is amazing. The raw power of the water is explosive. The exercise on gets going down then coming back up all those steps is great. This place is beautiful.
There is no real visitor center and it can be tricky to pull up directions in the GPS since there is no "there" there besides just a gravel parking lot. If you are in the area you can search for "Vista Point" through Google Maps...More
Be aware that coming out of Polson there is not a sign that says "Kerr Dam" and the road sign is a bit tilted so that it's hard to read. After we'd gone an extra 10 miles out of our way and realized we'd gone...More
We had some difficulty finding the lookout for Kerr Dam. Once we did find the parking location their was a long stairway to go down and then up. Going down was much easier than going back up again. I believe it is over 300 steps....More