Go Local Flathead Valley

Welcome to the Flathead’s most fabulous little magazine.

We are the cheerleaders and curators of all things local that we love – small businesses, gutsy entrepreneurs, our burgeoning art and culture scene, and some of the best outdoor adventures in the world.

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Hart Jewelers

Straight from the Hart Hart Jewelers in Whitefish, Montana specializes in handcrafted fine jewelry, created with Montana Fancy Sapphires that can be found in all of the colors of the rainbow. Owner Wes Hart has been in the jewelry industry for 45 years. He started out...

Loren’s Auto Repair

Service with Integrity Travis Sallee was raised in the auto repair industry, but he never became a mechanic. His mother urged him not to, after seeing her husband labor in the business. “She kind of drilled that into my mind,” Travis explains. “Then I had a dad who...

Good Seed Company

The Good Seed Whitefish, Montana’s Good Seed Company is on a mission: re-establish the community practice of selecting, saving, and sharing seeds for common use. “It’s how our ancestors survived disruptive change for 10,000 years,” says Robin Kelson, the company’s...

Whitefish Massage & Amalgamated SOPE

To amalgamate means to merge or join into a single body. The endeavors of local business owner Jen Elden is just that – the merging of her passions. One of those passions was what brought Jen to the Flathead Valley in 1996. She had just graduated with a degree in...

Piggyback BBQ

Feeding a community with locally sourced ingredients and a whole lot of love. You don’t necessarily need to be a native of the Flathead Valley to become a wonderful addition to this community. The owners of Piggyback Barbeque left Texas seven years ago before life...