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Bigfork by the Season


Typical Spring Weather

After a long season of bundling up, spring is a celebration in the Flathead Valley. Especially in Bigfork, where you’ll see boats on the water before the ice has time to thaw. Here spring fever involves a lot of fishing, camping, hiking, biking, and unshuttering seasonal businesses.

What We Do When Spring Is In Full Swing

As Bigfork springs to life, you’ll be amazed at how much there is to do. But just in case you’re drawing a blank, here are some of our favorite ways to play…


There’s nothing more thrilling than seeing Bigfork in the summertime as visitors come from all over America and the world to see the sights and play. With access to pristine rivers, world-renowned national parks, wildlife, nightlife, the largest natural lake in the western United States, sky-high mountains, a championship golf course, storybook scenery, world-class theater and more, there’s a reason we liver for this season!

Typical Summer Weather

Amazing Ways To Spend A Summer Day

No matter where you go in Bigfork during the summer, you’ll find people making the most of the season. Here are some of the things they’ll be doing…


When the valley is transformed by red, gold and green, and a small dusting of snow graces the mountains, locals don’t start preparing to head indoors. Instead, we spend more time outdoors, taking advantage of this special season when hunting is in full swing, fishing is at its best, and the mountain trails reveal one breathtaking vista after another.

Typical Fall Weather

Inspiration For Your Fall Adventures

As if Mother Nature isn’t inspiring enough, there are some additional ideas to get you excited about the season…


If you think Bigfork shuts down for the winter, think again. We keep ourselves busy snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, ice-fishing, mushing, sledding, ice skating, and attending a whiskey tasting or two. Not to mention enjoying Glacier National Park while it’s glistening with snow. Around here, we even cut down our own holiday trees!

Typical Winter Weather

Seize The (Snow)day!

If you give in to the winter blahs, you may miss the time of your life. There’s plenty to do in and around Bigfork, even when it’s snowing. Here are a few ideas to get you started…

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