Flathead Living Magazine


A Chronicler of Life and Light

Artist Frank Hagel has been chasing light and interpreting history since learning to draw as a child in Kalispell, a journey that has taken him through war and riots, into elevated realms of the national art scene, and back to the Flathead Valley


The Spot’s Donuts

A year after opening, The Spot is the Flathead Valley’s go-to donut destination


Oh, Canada

The northern border is finally open and adventures await


Autumn Gold

Shiver for the first time on a cool crisp day. Hear the crunch of leaves underfoot as you retire your sandals for thick socks and boots. Seasons change. Summer falls into autumn.


Remodel Revival

Home renovation has been a popular trend amid the influx of newcomers during the pandemic


‘We’re Not Just Relics of the Past’

Blackfeet Nation leaders promote cultural connection to their sacred landscape through hunting, gathering, horse riding and celebrating the Amskapi Piikani way of life


Lake Mary Ronan

Live the lake life away from the bustle of Flathead or Whitefish

48 Degrees North

Glacier Park, 1921

That visitation slump of 1921 would be short lived. The following year, visitation skyrocketed to 23,935, the most in the park’s history at that time.


Rise and Shine

Feel the warmth of morning sun; hear the songbird’s anthem. Inhale the aroma of a fresh cup of coffee. Activate your senses.


Backyard Living with Style

The pandemic has prompted homeowners to creatively repurpose formerly underutilized outdoor areas into sophisticated living spaces


Saving the Mansion on the Hill

Somers native Jasmine Morton has always loved the mysterious yellow house overlooking Flathead Lake, and now she and her husband are restoring the historic Somers Mansion to its former glory

48 Degrees North

Fifty Years at the Depot

Amtrak was created on May 1, 1971, after most of the nation’s railroads decided to stop running passenger trains

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