Dig out your camera, put on your walking shoes and spend a day in the outdoors at Flathead National Forest, a marvelous attraction to put on your touring itinerary.
You'll find it in Whitefish, approximately 130 miles (209 kilometers) out of the state capital, Helena.
Part of what makes Flathead National Forest so appealing is the secluded area it's located in. However, be forewarned that there are no hotels nearby. Many travelers have had good experiences with the Morning Eagle, the Kandahar Lodge at Whitefish Mountain Resort and the Lodge at Whitefish Lake, situated 45 miles (72 kilometers), 45 miles (72 kilometers) and 45 miles (72 kilometers) away, respectively.