Offsite Lodging

The Flathead Lake Biological Station is located on the east shore of Flathead Lake about half way between the towns of Bigfork and Polson, Montana.  There are offsite lodging options in Polson (about 20 miles to the south), Bigfork (about 15 miles to the north), and the "town" of Woods Bay (about 9 miles to the north). There are many additional options in Kalispell, Montana (about 35 miles to the north).


(organized closest to farthest)

Islander Inn (Woods Bay, $$$)

Mountain Lake Lodge (Woods Bay, $$$$)

Bridge Street Cottages (Bigfork, $$$$)

Marina Cay Resort (Bigfork, $$$$)

Timbers Motel (Bigfork, $$)

Red Lion Inn & Suites (Polson, $$$)

Kwa Taq Nuk Resort  (Polson, $$)




Flathead Lake Resort (Cabins & RV camping; Woods Bay, $)

Outback Montana RV Park & Campground (Cabins, RV & Tent camping; Woods Bay, $)

Wayfarers State Park (RV & Tent camping; Bigfork, $)

Finley Point State Park (RV & Tent camping; Polson, $)




Panoramic View of a Neonatal Lake, Glacier National Park