North Forty Resort
Travel Blogs from Whitefish
After the great food and wine in Whitefish last night, we thought we should take a long hike in the woods near our cabin. The dogs loved it and was good for us. Driving to Whitefish from Missoula, we drove along the shore of Flathead Lake. It has to be one of the largest lakes in circumference west of the Mississippi. There are cherry orchards and …
I have skipped a couple of days because we were mostly just driving. We left Stanley with the intention of staying in Salmon, Idaho that night. We got to Salmon around noon and just drove on through it. There is not much there and our hotel didn't look like a place we would want to spend any time. So decided to drive to Missoula so we would be …
... Begin dinner, but have a guest eating my thimble berries for dinner; have a great conversation with my camping neighbors who were interested in how I was doing They saw 6 bears the day before:one was the bear I saw and photographed, two others were eating carrion (yes that's right Sam) and they saw a sow and two cubs during a hike in Two Medicine. The sow had raised up on her ...
I am officially boring. I've, sadly, come to the conclusion that I am not great at killing time without the Internet. Not a good realization. On the 5th day of our journey, July 10th, we had nothing planned. Since we did Glacier National Park yesterday, we wanted to do the other side of the area, but what to do... I asked Amy, the super-helpful woman who works in the Vista Motel office. She was great, full of suggestions. ...
... made it to Glacier National Park. The first hike was to Avalanche Lake, which turned out to be the perfect intro to ease me into what would end up feeling like a serious foot race through the park:) The Avalanche Lake trail started off at a ferociously flowing gorge, wound through a very aromatic grove of cedar trees and ended up at Avalanche Lake, which was the perfect picnic and napping destination.
We continued on with a pretty mellow pace ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed