Around Whitefish

Alpine Theater Project

Map / Web / Founded by Broadway veterans and using Broadway talent, the Alpine Theater Project brings well-known musicals to Whitefish.

Bike and Pedestrian Trail

Map / Web / The scenic trail runs through town, at times, along the river, and reaches the City Beach. Bring your dog along!

City Beach

Map / Web / 2, 70 Lakeside Blvd. / One of the most popular places in Whitefish within walking distance of downtown. Swim, paddle-board, bring your boat, or just enjoy the spectacular view.

Events (Various)

Web / A schedule of various events in town by Explore Whitefish.

GLACIER SYMPHONY

Map / Web / Glacier Symphony performs at different venues throughout Whitefish. Pay special attention to its major summer event, Festival Amadeus.

STUDIO 48 PILATES AND FITNESS

Map / Web / 903 Wisconsin Ave. / Pilates, TRX, Total Barre, and Group Pilates Equipment Classes.

THE WAVE

Map / Web / 1250 Baker Ave. / A beautiful gym, with a pool, kid’s water park, workout arena, basketball court, and more within walking distance of downtown.  

WHITEFISH FARMERS' MARKET

Map / Web / 1 Central Ave. / May-September, Tuesdays at 5:00-7:30 pm. Fresh, delicious, locally grown food, arts and crafts, live music.  

Whitefish Lake Golf Club

Map / Web / 1200 US-93 / Play golf in the summer and cross-country ski in the winter! The premises of the Club also contain an upscale Whitefish Lake Restaurant.

Whitefish Theatre CompanY

Map / Web / 1 Central Ave. / A performance-arts center focused on theater, music, and dance, that operates all year round.

 

On the Mountain

Skiing and Snowboarding

Map / Web / Why, yes, this premier experience is the main reason visitors come to Whitefish in the winter season! Get acquainted with the trails, hours and dates, and, of course, lift tickets.

Danny On Hike

MapWeb / Big Mountain Rd. / Possibly, the most popular hike around Whitefish. It is 6 miles long and rated moderate. Start out at the base of scenic Big Mountain and walk all the way to the top to view the Flathead Valley in all its glory! Walk or ride down the chair lift, but don't forget to buy the ticket. 

Zip Line Tours

Map / Web / Big Mountain Rd. / Ride above the tree line in this amazing summer experience!

Aerial Adventure Park

Map / Web / Big Mountain Rd. / With suspended bridges and cable walkways, this is challenging and rewarding summer fun that includes five courses of varying difficulty.

Just Hanging Out 

BONSAI BREWING

$$ / Map /  Web / 549 Wisconsin Ave. / This Whitefish microbrewery is a relaxed place for hanging out. Lots of locals.    

COPPERLEAF CHOCOLAT

$ / Map / Web /  239 Central Ave. / Wonderful hand-crafted chocolates and truffles. 

Cowgirl coffee

$ / Map / Web /  902 Wisconsin Ave. / Coffee and smoothies from a drive-through. Especially convenient for dog walkers!  

MONTANA COFFEE TRADERS

$ / Map / Web / 110 Central Ave. / A popular local destination, connected to The Toggery outfitter.  

MOuntain berry bowls

$ / Map / Web / 20 Baker Ave. / Located approximately a block away from the 22 toward the downtown, this health food truck serves popular acai berry bowls. 

STEEPS TEA

$ / Map / Web / 505 E Second St. / Specialty tea of many varieties. Located inside the Village Shop.  

SWEET PEAKS 

$ / Map / Web / 419 3rd St. / The best ice cream in town. Great for kids. Try the Huckleberry! 

WHITEFISH HOSTEL CAFE

$ / Map / Web / 28 Lupfer Ave. / Conveniently located next door to the 22, this Cafe offers espresso, juice, and baked goods for breakfast as well as salads and wraps for lunch. 

Casual Dining

CRAGGY RANGE BAR & GRILL

$$ / Map / Web / 10 Central Ave. /  A fun, sporty bar and connected restaurant with standard favorites.  

JERSEY BOYS PIZZERIA

$$ / Map / Web / 550 E. 1st St. / The best pizza in town. Very casual. 

MACKENZIE RIVER PIZZA

$$ / Map / Web / 250 2nd St. E. / Great pizza in a relaxed, family atmosphere.  

Montana Tap House

$$ / Map / Web / 845 Wisconsin Ave. / Excellent bar food and a great selection of beer in a casual neighborhood atmosphere.

PIGGYBACK BARBEQUE

$$ / Map / Web / 102 Wisconsin Ave. / An excellent barbeque place at a convenient location and affordable price. One of our favorites!

SECOND STREET PIZZA

$$ / Map / Web / 306 2nd St E. / New York-style pizza, pasta, sandwiches, and more, located steps away from the 22.

A Night Out  

THE BOAT CLUB

$$$ / Map / Web / 1380 Wisconsin Ave. / Relaxed atmosphere with one of the best views in town. Located inside The Lodge at Whitefish Lake.

LATITUDE 48

$$$ / Map / Web / 147 Central Ave. / One of the downtown favorites, Mediterranean-style. Great martinis in the Red Room, its downstairs bar!

MCGARRY’S ROADHOUSE

$$$ / Map / Web / 510 Wisconsin Ave. / Walking distance from downtown, this place offers American cuisine with international flavors. One of our favorites!

PESCADO BLANCO

$$$ / Map / Web / 235 1st St. / Believe it not, there’s great Tex-Mex in Montana!   

TUPELO GRILLE

$$$ / Map / Web / 17 Central Ave. / Cajun-style cuisine conveniently located downtown.

WASABI SUSHI BAR

$$$ / Map / Web / 419 E. 2nd St. / Japanese and Asian fusion. Don't forget to make a reservation for this busy place!

A Special Occasion 

CAFE KANDAHAR

$$$$ / Map / Web / 3824 Big Mountain Rd. / Located inside Kandahar Lodge on Big Mountain, this restaurant offers a truly special experience with carefully designed courses and fine wine.

WHITEFISH LAKE RESTAURANT

$$$$ / Map / Web / 1200 US-93 / Classic fine dining.  

Out on the Town 

CASEY’S

$$ / Map / Web / 101 Central Ave. / Meet the locals at one of the busiest bars in town.

GREAT NORTHERN BREWING COMPANY

$$ / Map / Web / 2 Central Ave. #1 / A classic bar with live music and burgers.

RED ROOM BASEMENT BAR

$$ / Map / Web / 147 Central Ave. / Located below Latitude 48, this place with a cozy atmosphere offers excellent martinis and even thin-crust pizza!

SPOTTED BEAR SPIRITS

$$ / Map / Web / 503 Railway St. / A new craft distillery located in the downtown.

Apres Ski / Mountaintop

THE BIERSTUBE

$$ / Map / Web / 3896 Big Mountain Rd. / A historic ski bar with a casual atmosphere. Located on the mountain. 

HELL ROARING SALOON

$$ / Map / Web / 3910 Big Mountain Rd. / Up on the ski mountain. A casual place for après ski drinks and eats.  

THE SNUG BAR

$$ / Map / Web / 3824 Big Mountain Rd. / As the title suggests, this is a cozy place to relax on the mountain.  Located inside Kandahar Lodge.

 

Shopping Therapy

The Toggery

$$ / Map / Web / 122 Central Ave. / Clothing and footwear for men and women that is both fashionable and athletic.

S.M. Bradford

$$$ / Map / Web / 206 Central Ave. / Western-flavored clothing and footwear.

Stumptown Marketplace

$$ / Map / Web / 12 Spokane Ave. / A cozy mall with unique products and artisan foods.

Pamper Yourself

Fab Salon and Spa

$$ / Map / Web / 140 2nd St E. / An elegant salon steps from the downtown: hair, nails, massages. One of our favorites.

AlpenGLOW aesthetics

$$ / Map Web / 403 E Second St #103 / A medical spa that offers a variety of products and services. Recommended!

Reecia's Salon

$$ / Map / Web / 110 Lupfer Ave. / A full-service AVEDA salon just a few steps away from our facility!

Red Union Salon

$$ / Map / Web / 118 Central Ave. / A  Schwarzkopf professional Salon located in the downtown.

Athletics, Outdoors, and Rentals

Sportsman & SKi Haus

$$ / Map / Web /  6475 U.S. 93 S. / Located inside the Mountain Mall, Sportsman has a large selection of clothing and accessories for a variety of athletic and outdoor activities at affordable prices.

Great Northern Cycle & Ski

$$ / Map / Web / 328 Central Ave. / A full-service bicycle shop that also contains a cozy coffee bar.

Lakestream Fly Shop

$$$ / Map / Web / 669 Spokane Ave. / A fly-fishing shop and guided fishing tours on the river.

 

Medical

North Valley Hospital

Map / Web / 1600 Hospital Way / Community health and emergency care.

Glacier Medical

Map / Web / 1111 Baker Ave. / Healthcare providers for a variety of needs. Walk-ins welcome.

Grocery

Marcus Foods

Map / Web / 9 Baker Ave. / A neighborhood grocery and convenience store within walking distance of our facility.

ALPINE VILLAGE MARKET

Map / Web / 721 Wisconsin Ave. / A local grocery and convenience store close to Big Mountain.

Safeway

Map / Web / 6580 Hwy 93 S. / A familiar supermarket with a large grocery and pharmacy selection.

Third Street

Map / Web / 244 Spokane Ave. / This neighborhood grocery store specializes in fresh, local, and organic products.

WHITEFISH LIQUOR STORE

Map / Web / 239 Baker Ave. /  A well-stocked selection of alcoholic beverages steps away from the 22.

There's a lot more to do beyond Whitefish . . .

In and Around Glacier National Park

Lake McDonald

Map / Web / With a stunning view of the mountains in the background, particularly at Apgar, this is Glacier Park's biggest glacial lake.

Going to the Sun Road

Map / Web / Open during summer and early fall, depending on weather conditions, this winding road provides a spectacular view of Glacier Park. 

Hiking

Map / Web / With over 700 miles of possible trails, hiking is one of the main reasons visitors choose Glacier Park. Don't forget your bear spray!

Many Glacier

Map / Web / With spectacular active glaciers and many possible day hikes, this place is our favorite. Check out Iceberg Lake!

FLATHEAD LAKE

BigFork

Map / Web / Located on the Flathead Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake west of Mississippi, the town of Bigfork features many restaurants, shops, and golfing opportunities.