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Hidden gem!

After breakfast we made a drive further out to the country. What a wonderful surprise! We plan to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colleyville, Texas
via mobile
Picturesque and serene

A great little lake for the family. Beautiful to see and spend a couple of hours with a picnic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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An excellent bass fishing lake.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After breakfast we made a drive further out to the country. What a wonderful surprise! We plan to go back tomorrow and spend the afternoon swimming and relaxing.

Thank nunezcouch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great little lake for the family. Beautiful to see and spend a couple of hours with a picnic lunch and some swimming. Loved every minute

Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This is a cool place for a summer weekend of fun. Some fishing, nearby restaurants and only 20 minutes from Kalispell.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best breakfasts in the valley! Huge portions, take the leftovers for another meal! Everything is made from scratch. Be sure to get the coffee cake of the day. It's always delicious! I have been there at least 10 times this year and...More

Thank Susan863442
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It's a beautiful lake. There is just too much boat traffic on it for it's size.Most of the year it's ok. But, during the summer it can be noisy. I wouldn't recommend renting a home on the lake, given a choice. Too many of the...More

Thank bmac1260
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Enjoyed the lake. Fun to swim in. Great for families with young children as the lake shore is shallow to start with.

Thank GREG H
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed in a cabin on Echo Lake for several days. Along with boating, swimming and just lazing around it we so serene. Their was not a single mosquito which made it blissful. Big Fork was a short 10 minute drive to shop in its...More

Thank MTnsters
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Seemed clean, very nice people around! This was a great alternative to the giant Flathead Lake....we loved both, but this was a real treat! We had the pleasure of staying on Flathead, so seeing this additional lake was really neat.

1  Thank travellintime1974
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Echo Lake sits in the north part of Bigfork, with amazing views of the Jewel Basin. It's a great place for water skiing, wake boarding, and Bass fishing. The water is a lot warmer than the flathead lake, so it gets a bit crowded at...More

1  Thank Bigfork1
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Great little lake but nothing compared to Flathead Lake (or Flathead ocean - lol) probably good for fishing.

1  Thank DrKat S
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21 July 2016|
Response from travelshooter71 | Reviewed this property |
When you get there, go to the lodge or your closest AAA store...also google maps should get you around fine