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Flathead National Forest

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Address: Whitefish, MT

A scenic hiking area which offers berrypicking.

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It may not be as awesome as Glacier National Park, but it is beautiful and the hiking is terrific. We hiked a trail that took us to beautiful scenic overlooks and we could have... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Rob H
Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It may not be as awesome as Glacier National Park, but it is beautiful and the hiking is terrific. We hiked a trail that took us to beautiful scenic overlooks and we could have gone on for days.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

National Forest such as this are indeed a great American treasure. It was so thoughtful of our forefathers to have the vision to preserve nature for future generations. What a great way to spend a day observing the beauty of nature and wildlife sightings make it even that much better. Turn off the electronics and enjoy. Drive, hike or whatever.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

I went on a hike with my family over the weekend from the Strawberry Lake trailhead to Wildcat Lake (and back). It was steep uphill almost the entire way, a little over 10 miles, but the views we took in were awesome! Aside from sopping wet shoes, I say it was worth every second 😉

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Next to beautiful Flathead Lake. I took four of our five children and we loved it. Stayed at new Hampton Inn. Trees are amazing. A must see part of Montana

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Glendale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This is a nice place to visit like most places in Montana...You cannot go wrong with the beauty...so much to see

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

The entire Flathead valley is amazing but spend some time exploring he trails in the national forest and enjoy the nature and peace. Recommend that you take some bear spray with you just in case

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Whitefish, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Biking, hiking, taking your dog - a great way to enjoy the outdoors. I've hiked lot of these trails and they are well marked but do take a map and a book or write up on trail for the roads to get to the trail head and difficulty. Most everything around here has some up so always bring water and... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

We visited in February, but it would be beautiful any season. Variety of places to visit. Nature lovers and outdoor lovers would love.

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Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

While visiting Glacier National Park in late March of 2015, we were just driving back to Whitefish when we saw the sign for the Hungry Horse Dam so we took the turn towards it. The drive to the dam was very scenic and in a way a bit ominous. Perhaps the grey overcast sky added to the feeling, but it... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Trees. Streams. And mountains for miles and miles truly a beautiful thing to see. I was able to keep my phone down for pretty much the whole time it was amazing. We just drove through though that consisted of 90+ miles as we were headed to the east side of Glacier Park. Keep your heads out of the electronics and... More 

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