Bigfork is a year-round resort village of about 1500 residents built on a western art theme. It contains many art galleries, fine restaurants, golf, boutiques, and live theater. Bigfork is located on Flathead Lake with ample public access to fishing, boating and hiking opportunities.
The Bigfork Summer Playhouse is a fine theater operating Monday through Saturday during the summer season and is worth a visit while in Bigfork.
Bigfork has been listed in the following publications: The 50 Great Towns in the West, 100 Best Small Art Towns, The Great Towns of America, and National Geographic Guide to Small Towns Escapes. Chosen by Sunset Magazine as one of the most picturesque towns in the Northwest
Bigfork Montana is home to Eagle Bend Golf Club, a 27-hole championship course and Montana’s only golf course to be rated #1 by Golf Digest for six consecutive years. Eagle Bend has also consistently ranked top 50 in the United States. The original 18 holes were designed and built by William Hull and later, in the mid-nineties “Nicklaus Design” designed and built the “Nicklaus Nine” to standards worthy of the Nicklaus reputation. Eagle Bend is a semi-private Club offering all of the facilities you would expect including sculpted fairways, excellent greens, practice facility and a full service restaurant and lounge.
Bigfork Montana Trails
Trails closest to Bigfork: Beardance Trail #76 , Broken Leg Divide Trail #353 , Camp Misery Trail #68 , Crane Mountain Trail #314 , Crater Notch Trail #187 , Echo Broken Leg #544 , Estes Lake Trail #96 , Flathead Lake Interpretive Trail #77 , Noisy Creek Trail #8 , Peters Ridge Trail #37 , Peterson Creek Trail #293 , Phillips Trail #373 , South Lost Creek Trail #86 , Strawberry Lake Trail #5 , Switchback Trail #725