Missoula, Kalispell, and Northwest Montana Places


Flathead Lake


Absolute Water Sport Rentals, inside the Best Western Kwa TaqNuk Resort, has everything from canoes and sea kayaks to Jet Skis. 49708 U.S. 93, Polson, MT, 59860. 406/883-3900 or 800/358-8046.

At Dayton Yacht Harbor you can rent a sailboat, take sailing lessons, or moor your own sailboat near Wild Horse and Cromwell islands. 399 C St., Dayton, MT, 59914. 406/849-5423 or 800/775-2990.

One of the most pleasant ways to see the lake is to take a two-hour sail on the historic Questa or the Nor'Easter, both 51-foot Q-class racing sloops built in the 1920s. They depart from Flathead Lake Lodge. 150 Flathead Lodge Rd., Bigfork, MT, 59911. 406/837-4391.

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