Monthly Archives: November 2018

Fireside Chat & Film Festival Dec. 5, 2018

Public is invited to join over 250 Business of Outdoor Recreation Summit attendees for a special Fireside Chat & Film Festival evening at Whitefish Performing Arts Center, in Downtown Whitefish, MT December 5, 2018 @ 7:00PM. We’ll be celebrating the evening with National Parks Conservation Association’s Hayley Mortimer and Michael Jamison and Patagonia’s Lisa Pike, along with several additional special guest speakers. Evening includes kicking-off NPCA’s Centennial, sitting fireside with Patagonia, four captivating films and the awarding of our final $5,000 Summit Award. Ryan Thompson of The Fly Fishing Film Tour will be emceeing the evening, so you know it’s going to be a good one. Your ticket enters you in a drawing for several amazing giveaways thanks to our generous Summit sponsors and exhibitors, so claim your ticket and come celebrate the great outdoors with us! Tickets are $10 with limited quantity available starting November 1, 2018 @ Sportsman & Ski Haus- Kalispell & Whitefish locations.


Holiday Tree Permit- EKIP

Free Holiday Tree Permit

Once you have gotten your Every Kid in a Park pass at, fourth graders can then get a free holiday tree permit from participating U.S. Forest Service units. Contact the forest near you for dates and more information about the holiday tree program. You will need to present a valid Every Kid in a Park durable pass or paper voucher. Permits are available Thanksgiving through Christmas at the Flathead National Forest office in Kalispell.