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2023 Research Cruise


Learn about Flathead Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi and one of the cleanest large lakes in the world!


Climb aboard the Far West as Flathead Harbor at Lakeside and Far West Boat Tours will graciously host an afternoon cruise with Flathead Lake Biological Station (FLBS) researchers and interns to one of the Biological Station’s Flathead Lake monitoring sites. Enjoy food and beverages provided by the Harbor Grille as FLBS scientists and educators offer a conversational overview of Flathead Lake ecology, Flathead Watershed Monitoring Program, important FLBS research updates, and more!

Space is limited. Reservations are required.

Please join us for an informative and relaxing afternoon as we take in the breathtaking vistas and learn more about the pristine waters of our beloved Flathead Lake!



Tuesday, July 11 from 4-6pm



Lakeside, MT, Flathead Harbor Marina



$60/person. Proceeds benefit the Bio Station.



For more information, contact FLBS: or (406) 872-4500.