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kids love it

not like ft lauderdale but this is the best around i suppose. you can rent stuff, there is food and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Virgil_Boulder
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Boulder, Colorado
Pretty and cold this time of year.

Looks like it would be a lot of fun in the summer- snack shack, rentals and nice beach. Cold and... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Acrenename
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70 Lakeside Blvd, Whitefish, MT 59937
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not like ft lauderdale but this is the best around i suppose. you can rent stuff, there is food and drink, and the kids love chasing the seagulls and ducks around on the sand. worth the free visit for sure.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Virgil_Boulder
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Looks like it would be a lot of fun in the summer- snack shack, rentals and nice beach. Cold and quiet this time of year.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Acrenename
Reviewed September 22, 2018

In the middle of town is this lovely beach with free parking and a great view of the mountains. It is clean and appears to be safe for the family. We enjoyed a couple of hours just talking with locals.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

We were vacationing in the area and decided to visit City Beach. We found nearby parking all three times we were here. Clean restrooms and sand. The water was hard to walk in, it has a rocky bottom and the water was cold. Despite that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mauisunset2000
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The entire area of Whitefish is very crowded and there is something always going on. The Beach is a great place to stop and cool down but get there early as parking is very limited as is beach space. The view of the mountains is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Psychuaz
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We were here in August 2018 on a smokey Saturday evening. Lots of people paddle boarding, swimming, ,fishing and canoeing. The water is cold even in August to us Georgia USA folks. It's a beautiful city park type area. There is limited parking and you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tom T
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Parking does not abound right near the beach, but there are lots of options to park in the residential streets easily. Absolutely beautiful blue water with great Mountain view’s this is a great beach for a dropby or to stay for several hours & enjoy!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TXMARTINS
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We wanted to picnic by the lake and this was very easy access. There are benches and tables on the lawn above the beach, and that area is shaded, so it was easy to be comfortable here. The bottom here was mostly clay/mud, so it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RangerBobN
Reviewed August 22, 2018

This place is WAY better in the non tourist months. Crowd of folks and I sure do hope that tourists get away from city beach to experience Montana's true beauty. Parking is an issue at times of the day. Beautiful scenery but crowded...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hoss98057
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Very rocky beach that you have a hard time walking over. This is a short drive from downtown but you need to be able to climb down a steep set of stairs to get to the beach - many people would not be able to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Heather M
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Response from CATTSAR | Reviewed this property |
I don't have the answer to that. My suggestion is to call the city of Whitefish. Good luck!!
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Response from lantana34 | Reviewed this property |
City Beach: A boat launch area is provided at City Beach. There is a fee to launch. One cannot fish in the swimming area. Boat rentals are available- canoes and paddle boats. They are not allowed in the designated swimming... More
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