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West Shore / Flathead Lake

STATE PARK

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West Shore / Flathead Lake

STATE PARK

Come and enjoy beauty and serenity on Flathead Lake sheltered by a lush and mature fir, pine, and larch forest. Bring a picnic and enjoy swimming, fishing, boating, and camping!

RESTRICTIONS/CLOSURES

RESTRICTIONS AND CLOSURES
Food Storage Rules: Store all attractants, day or night, in a closed, hard sided container or vehicle when not in immediate use. Tent campers without a vehicle may use available food lockers. Do not burn waste in fire ring or leave litter around camp-site. Dispose of garbage in bear-resistant dumpsters provided.


HOURS & LOCATION

SEASON & HOURS
Park
Open.

Electricity at campsites
Available April through October.

Potable water
Turned off for the winter season.
 
Campground
Open April through October.

Dock
Available mid-March through November, weather permitting. For status updates please visit our Facebook page or call the West Shore office, 406-755-2706.

LOCATION
17768 MT Hwy 93
Lakeside, MT 59922
Latitude/Longitude: (47.949392 / -114.1884523)
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MEET THE PARK MANAGER
Photo of Brian Schwartz, West Shore State Park Manager
Brian Schwartz oversees Lone Pine, West Shore and Lake Mary Ronan state parks. He previously served as a park warden with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, with the Trails and Waterways Division of the Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources, as a camp director on Flathead Lake, and as recreation programmer for the city of Whitefish. Brian has a Bachelor of Science in Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services with an emphasis in Resource Management from Mankato State University.

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO
Mailing Address:
West Shore / Flathead Lake State Park
300 Lone Pine Road
Kalispell, MT 59901

Phone: May 16- Sept. 21:
406-844-3044
Sept. 21 - May 15:
755-2706 ext. 3
Email: bschwartz2@mt.gov

West Shore / Flathead Lake

STATE PARK


Activities

  1. Beach
  2. Bird Watching
  3. Boating
  4. Camping
  5. Canoeing
  6. Fishing
  7. Hiking
  8. Kayaking
  9. Lake Fishing
  10. Motor Boating
  11. Nature
  12. Photography
  13. Picnicking
  14. RV Camping
  15. Sightseeing
  16. Swimming
  17. Tent Camping
  18. Water Skiing
  19. Wildlife Viewing


Amenities
Some amenities are seasonal. Check with the park for availability.
  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Bear Resistant Storage Lockers
  3. Boat Launch
  4. Campsite
  5. Camp Host
  6. Dock
  7. Electricity
  8. Established Fire Pits
  9. Firewood for Sale
  10. Grills/Fire Rings
  11. Parking
  12. Pets Allowed
  13. Picnic Tables
  14. RV Hookups
  15. Toilets (Vault)
  16. Trash Cans
  17. Trash Removal
  18. Water


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