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Flathead Guide


Flathead Guide is the official Flathead Valley Business Directory™ and our handy mobile-ready guide makes it easier to find what you are looking for. A listing of companies, events and visitor information to help you find businesses, shopping, restaurants, local services and things to do and see in northwest Montana.

Glacier Park International Airport


Business and leisure travelers will enjoy all the luxuries of a big city airport without the hassles. Our modern full-service terminal building, complete with FREE Wi-Fi service, is in a great location. We’re conveniently located to everything there is to enjoy in Glacier Country and northwest Montana. Glacier National Park, Flathead Lake, skiing, golf, tennis, fine dining and shopping are all just minutes away! Glacier Park International Airport can provide for all of your northwest Montana air transportation needs.

Lakeside Somers Chamber of Commerce


The community of Lakeside is Blacktail’s home. Located at the base of the mountain, it is only a 14 mile drive from the town of Lakeside to the Blacktail Lodge. Lakeside looks out over Flathead Lake–the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi. Lakeside has many places great for eating and sleeping after a day on the slopes. The town of Somers is located between Lakeside and Kalispell on the shores of Flathead Lake. Somers is a short drive from the ski slope and offers excellent accommodation and dining options.

Lakeside Town Center


Nestled beneath Blacktail Mountain Ski Resort and along the banks of Stoner Creek, the Lakeside Town Center is the newest commercial space to Lakeside Montana. This commercial space sits in the heart of Lakeside along with anchor necessities such as Sliter’s Ace Hardware, Blacktail Grocery IGA and Tamarack Brewing Company to offer high traffic and visibility. With a variety of leasable space available, your business will have ample choices for retail space, office space and dining.

Sea Me Paddle Kayaking Tours

7220 Hwy 93 S, Suite 3, Lakeside, MT 59922

Sea Me Paddle offers guided kayak and paddleboard tours on Flathead Lake including a two hour tour on Somers Bay that is suitable for all paddlers. We also offer a half day tour to Cedar Island which includes a stop at ancient Native American pictographs viewable only by water and a half day Wild Horse Island excursion which includes a 2 ½ hour self-guided hike for viewing the wild horses, mule deer and big horn sheep that inhabit the island.
Sea Me Paddle also has a full line of kayak, double kayak, pedal boat, and paddle board rentals and multiple locations for added convenience. We offer delivery to your location as well as large volume rentals.

Spoke & Paddle: Lodging, Outfitting & Outdoor Adventures

10 Somers RD, Somers, MT 59923

Our Spoke & Paddle Lodge sits on the north end of Flathead Lake in the historic town of Somers,  MT. We offer vacation lodging year round and are centrally located for all of your adventure fun!

NEW THIS YEAR: We are offering guided day and overnight snowshoe and cross country ski tours in Glacier National Park! We also offer snowshoe rentals from our Lakeside, MT Location or we can deliver to your location for a fee. We also offer winter kayak tours on Somers Bay, where we provide all of the gear to keep you cozy and dry. For more information please check out our website www.spokeandpaddle.com.

Sportsman Ski Haus


The Sportsman & Ski Haus reflects the area more so than any other single store. From backpacking, camping, fishing, golfing, hiking, running, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tennis, to water sports, our staff does it all! With locations in Kalispell and Whitefish, the Sportsman & Ski Haus is truly the number one destination retail store in Northwestern Montana.

Tamarack Brewing Company


Tamarack Brewing Company is located at the base of the mountain and is new to Lakeside in 2007-2008. The Rack is the best spot in the Flathead Valley to relax with great food and handcrafted ales. The creek side patio is the perfect place to hang out and enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. Tamarack is proud to be a casual brew pub where people can enjoy simple yet wonderful pub fare and ales in an unassuming and friendly atmosphere.

Winter Montana


Visit Montana is a great tool for planning your Montana vacation. From accommodations and restaurants, to weather conditions and how to get here, this site covers every detail you need for visiting the treasure state.