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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RockFish Climbing & Fitness Gym

In 2016, Belinda Kreitman saw a need and a dream. After working for 16 years at Next Level Fitness at the Mountain Mall in Whitefish, she bought the business with her partners Darren Stone and Shaun Olcutt and expanded it into a bouldering gym. Her brother Jason...

Rose Mountain Floral Q&A

Q&A With Local Business Owner Janet Walsh is the owner of Rose Mountain Floral, a local florist and gift shop on Main Street in Kalispell.   What does your business offer? Rose Mountain Floral is a nature-inspired, premier floral boutique on Main Street. We...

Dirt Rich Compost

  Alissa LaChance, self-proclaimed “Soil-Nerd” and sustainability enthusiast, is on a mission to make composting for the Flathead Valley a win-win. At Dirt Rich Compost, she sees their service as a double-whammy for customers – an affordable and environmentally...

Rocky Mountain Nature Co. & The Sapphire Shoppe

Murry and Janet Graham first met when attending Columbia Falls High School. Murry’s family owned a dairy farm on LaSalle near what is now Glacier International Airport. Janet’s family lived in West Glacier. After they were married, the Grahams worked in West Glacier...

Lend a Hand to Your Public Lands

When the trails we use to navigate the wild are in danger, we need to lend a hand to their recovery. Though the open air and crisp vegetation is loved by many, when our access to these lands are threatened it can be hard knowing where to start. Oftentimes, we need a...