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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Montana State Parks News - Region 1

(Bigfork, MT) – Montana State Parks ( will host Fauna of the Flathead guided hikes at Flathead Lake State Park at Wayfarers on July 27th, August 24th, and September 28th at 10:30 am.

Flathead Lake State Park invites you to get out and enjoy the outdoors with a park guide! Guided hikes will explore the fauna that makes up Flathead Lake State Park. The hikes are 1.5-miles in length and meet at the Flathead Lake State Park Ranger Station at Wayfarers. Hikers should wear sturdy shoes, bring a water bottle, and be prepared for changing weather conditions. Cost is $4 per person or $10 per family.

Fauna of Flathead Lake
Flathead Valley has world-class wildlife viewing opportunities. Learn about some of the animals that make their home here.

Park Site Date
Wayfarers July 27th
Wayfarers August 24th
Wayfarers September 28th

For more information call the Flathead Lake Ranger Station at (406) 837-3041.

What: Fauna of the Flathead Guided Hikes

When: July 27, August 24, and September 28th at 10:30am

Where: Flathead Lake State Park – Wayfarers Unit, 8600 Mt. Hwy 35, Bigfork

Flathead Lake State Park consists of six unique park units located around Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi. The park units on the east side are Wayfarers, Yellow Bay and Finley Point and the west side units are West Shore, Big Arm and Wild Horse Island. In addition to boating, swimming and fishing, each park unit offers unique experiences including camping, rental picnic shelters, group camping, hiking, sightseeing, picnicking, and wildlife viewing opportunities.

Visit Montana State Parks ( and enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, boating and more and discover some of the greatest natural and cultural treasures on earth.

A division of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks

Morgan Parks
Flathead Lake State Park
(406) 837-3041