Whitefish, Montana is a very popular vacation destination. It is probably known more as a winter vacation destination because of the skiing, but there is so much to do here during the summers as well. The town is tucked against Big Mountain and the peaks of Glacier National Park. There are plenty of accommodations from hotels, motels, resorts and even vacation home rentals. You will also find plenty of shops and restaurants also.
The primary species of fish in the rivers are cutthroat trout, rainbow trout, brown trout and bull trout. You may run into some brook trout and you can target grayling as well in the mountain lakes. The pike fishing can also be very good in Whitefish Lake and don’t forget about the lake trout in there as well. You have a lot of options for catching many different species of fish here.
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|Whitefish, MT||Points||Points Possible|
|Ability to catch a lot of fish||2||2|
|Ability to catch trophy fish||1.75||2|
|Good for multiple species of fish||1||1|
|Guides & Charters available||1||1|
|Quality lodging options||1||1|
|Businesses such as boat storage, rentals, repair, outfitters, etc.||1||1|
|Overly Crowded||0||Minus 1|
|Overly Expensive||0||Minus 1|
|Highest Score Possible||10|