Flathead Living Magazine


One Foundry to Rule Them All

For more than four decades, Montana’s largest foundry, Kalispell Art Casting, has been molding bronze for artists worldwide

48 Degrees North

A Chilly Celebration

The first Whitefish Winter Carnival was in 1959 and it’s been held every year since


First-Class Dining at The Merc

Restaurateur Pat Carloss opens Mercantile Steakhouse in Kalispell’s KM Building and finds a clientele hungry for quality downtown dining


From Speed Queen to Head Coach

Olympic skiing silver medalist Hilary Lindh takes the helm as Flathead Valley Ski Education Foundation's head coach and program director at Whitefish Mountain Resort, following a successful career in downhill racing for the U.S. Ski Team


Creating Pathways to the Wilderness

In her role with the Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation, Erynn Castellanos aims to make the outdoor community more representative and inclusive by removing barriers


Finding Her Voice

Eureka-based singer songwriter Michelle Rivers is recording her second album, "Chasing Somewhere," this fall while performing a full slate of local shows and connecting with audiences throughout Northwest Montana


Lighting of the Larch

The grand finale of the fall fireworks show in Northwest Montana includes an appearance from the largest western larch tree in the U.S.


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

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