Attractions in Flathead, Montana

Explore the Area Near Our Hotel

Red Lion Inn & Suites Polson is situated near some of the top attractions in Flathead, Montana. When you stay with us, you'll have the best of Flathead Valley adventures and excursions to choose from. Here are some of our favorites, which we hope will become your latest memories from your time in Polson and Flathead. 

Visiting Glacier National Park, a massive part of the region, can bring you to secluded trails, sparkling lakes, or towering waterfalls. All of nature's stunning variety can be found across 730 miles of hiking trails, from half-hour nature trails to week-long treks; there are a number of places to go cross-country skiing and snowshoe, as well as abundant visitor centers. 

Skiing is its own way of life here, with the Flathead Valley offering slopes at Whitefish Mountain Resort and Blacktail Mountain Ski Area. These ski areas' websites provide information and maps to find the trails that match your experience level. 

If camping, swimming, fishing, sailing, kayaking, and boating are your passions, head to Flathead Lake for all of these activities in a beautiful surrounding. The biggest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi, Flathead Lake is open for camping at any of its five lakeside locations. 

Lovers of historic monuments and homes will be swept away by the Conrad Mansion. Built by the founder of Kalispell, Charles E. Conrad,  in 1895, the mansion is a perfect encapsulation of the Flathead Valley's frontier-era history.