Flathead National Forest, MT
US Forest Service
The Flathead National Forest contains three wilderness areas, two ski areas, impressive mountain ranges, lakes, wild and scenic rivers, campgrounds, picnic areas, and cabins. Hiking, wildlife viewing, whitewater rafting, snowmobiling, and skiing are just some of the activities enjoyed year-round. Whether you prefer the solitude of hiking in wilderness or the camaraderie found at popular boating and picnic areas, the Flathead National Forest offers a multitude of recreation opportunities for all.
Finding a Recreation Area or Activity
On our website, recreation opportunities are organized by districts or activity type. Note the area on our forest you'd like to stay or explore, under the right column heading 'Areas & Activities', 'Find an Area' select the district that covers that area, then view/select the available recreation activities. Or, choose an activity under the Recreation heading on the left side of the webpage and see where on the forest it is offered. Either way, we're sure you'll find exceptional recreation opportunities on the Flathead National Forest.
The District Vicinity Map displays the district boundaries, where they are located on the Flathead Forest, and their relation to surrounding forests and Northwestern Montana.
Camping, Lodging and Day UseBEN ROVER CABIN BIG CREEK CAMPGROUND CHALLENGE CABIN DEVIL CREEK CAMPGROUND DORIS CREEK CAMPGROUND EMERY BAY CAMPGROUND FORD CABIN HOLLAND LAKE CAMPGROUND HORNET LOOKOUT LID CREEK CAMPGROUND LOST JOHNNY POINT CAMPGROUND MISSION LOOKOUT MURRAY BAY CAMPGROUND (MT) NINKO CABIN OLD CONDON RANGER STATION OWL CREEK CABIN RIVERSIDE CAMPGROUND (MT) SCHNAUS CABIN SILVERTIP CABIN STAR MEADOWS GUARD STATION SWAN GUARD STATION SWAN LAKE CAMPGROUND TALLY LAKE CAMPGROUND WURTZ CABIN ZIPS PLACE CABIN