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Address: Kalispell, MT
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A recreational fishing area.

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Love the nice small lakes, great for paddle board or kayak. Did not camp but would be great place to do that. Area is well maintained.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2016
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Kalispell, Montana
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Love the nice small lakes, great for paddle board or kayak. Did not camp but would be great place to do that. Area is well maintained.

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Libby, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

great lakes to swim in or to go fishing and camping. beautiful sun sets and sun rises. local wildlife can be around. Great summer fun located between cute Libby and fun Kalispell. Day use areas are available for picnic style lunches or to stretch legs. easily accessible

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Thank Dorian B
Bluffton, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

A relatively short drive to the scenic lakes, not much on the way to, from or beyond, unless you are headed to Libby MT. Lake access.

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Thank Kelly W
Shelton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

sometimes we catch trout or kokanee salmon and sometimes it ends up being just boatin'. either way they are beautiful lakes and they are connected by shallow water channels. camping and cabin rentals available also.

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Thank gypsiebreeze
Kalispell, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We have visited these lakes numerous times to fish and picnic. Have not camped there but visited friends who were in the campground and it is lovely. You could not ask for a nicer camping experience from all we saw. There is not an actual beach, but small access areas into the water near each campsite The campsites have campfire... More 

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Thank 580diane47
Libby, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

Middle, lower and upper Thompson lakes interconnect to offer a large range of activities. Fishing is fantastic, canoeing, kayaking, camping are all things you can do here. Too cold to swim and you can't rent boats so bring your own or a friends.

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3 Thank trainsndolls
Kalispell, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

Good Variety of fishing! Bass for fun fishing or Perch for Eating. Great camping either in the state park with hook ups or the other side of the lake in more primitive settings. Wonderful hiking trails on the south side of the lake. Camp, explore and have some great family fun!

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3 Thank penni c
SD CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2013

The whole drive is wonderful!! We enjoyed seeing the whole area. We spent the day on a boat on Horseshoe lake. It is crystal clear so we did lots of swimming. Didn't catch any fish though.

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Port Neches, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013

We recently spent three nights at a cabin on Lavon lake. It was quiet, peaceful and overall beautiful. The water was clear. We didn't visit any of the other lakes but could see Crystal lake from our cabin.

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2 Thank TexasTexasTraveler
Bigfork, Montana
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2013

I didn't have a chance to stop for any great lenghth of time but this chain of lakes is on my list for the future. The drive is beautiful! I've heard there's good fishing...just a beautiful place, worth the trip.

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1 Thank JanesPlaceMontana

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