This premier home has it all location, location, location - located on the Championship Meadow Lake Golf Course, 16 miles to Glacier National Park, 8 miles to Whitefish, and just 16 miles to Glacier International Airport.
Columbia Falls is the “Gateway to Glacier National Park.” Known to Native Americans as the 'Shining Mountains' and the 'Backbone of the World', Glacier National Park preserves more than a million acres of forests, alpine meadows, lakes, rugged peaks and glacial-carved valleys in the Northern Rocky Mountains. Its diverse habitats are home to over 70 species of mammals including the grizzly bear, wolverine, gray wolf and lynx. Come and experience Glacier's pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles of trails, Glacier is a hiker's paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude.
Meadow Lake Golf Course, at the Meadow Lake Golf Resort in Montana's Flathead Valley, is 18 holes of the finest golf in the Rocky Mountains. At par 72, with majestic views of the Rockies and 7 holes bordering streams and lakes, Meadow Lake is a championship course rated by Golf Digest as one of the best 6 courses to play in Montana. Golf Magazine says we're a 'must play' course and Golf Magazine has rated us as a 4 Star Course and Golf Digest has rated us as a 4 ½ Star Course.
Whitefish Mountain Resort (Formerly known as Big Mountain Ski Resort)
Average Snowfall: 300 inches annually
Vertical Drop: 2,353ft/717 meters
Average High Temperature: 32 degrees F
Average Low Temperature: 17 degrees F
Longest Run: 3.3 miles (Hellfire)
Terrain: 3000 acres, 94 marked trails with vast amounts of bowl and tree skiing
Terrain Difficulty: 20% Beginner, 50% Intermediate, 30% Advanced/Expert
Summit Elevation: 6817 ft/2078 meters
Base Elevation: 4464 ft/1361 meters
3 High-speed quads
2 Quad chairlifts
4 Triple chairs
1 Magic Carpet conveyor
Snowcat Adventures - Do you like powder and plenty of it - nestled right in the snow belt of the scenic Whitefish Range, where light fluffy snow blankets our mountains quite regularly? If what you're looking for is deep powder with open glades and enough terrain to match your ability, you've found it in approximately 35 square miles of the Stillwater State Forest in the Whitefish Range and you need to try this backcountry Snowcat adventure.
Mountain Biking - Soak in the amazing vistas while getting a little exercise to boot. One of the best ways to experience the beauty of Montana's natural setting is cruising along some of the 20+ miles of biking trails at Whitefish Mountain Resort.
There are four different loops and routes on the trail with the longest route being 5.6 miles from base to summit. The most direct route is 3.6 miles. Please remember to pack extra clothing, food, and water and travel with hiking partners.
Hiking - Leaving directly from Whitefish Mountain Resort Village is the popular hiking experience of the Danny On Trail, which meanders up the slopes of Big Mountain through blooming wildflowers to the 6,817 ft summit, passing through forests and fields. Epic vistas look out over the valley and the mountains from various points along the trail.
Flathead Lake offers you plenty of room to play – in, on, and by the water. Flathead Lake is home to trophy-size trout, yellow perch and whitefish. Located just south of Kalispell, the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi is 28 miles long and up to 15 miles wide. That’s 188 square miles of pure enjoyment! The lake’s sparkling waters and miles of tree-lined shore offer unlimited recreational opportunities and wildlife habitat. Overlooking it all are the magnificent Swan and Mission mountain ranges.
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