Wild Montana: Week 3

Location:

Bigfork & Glacier National Park, Montana

Dates:

September 6th - 12th, 2021

Cost:

From $2750 PP

Join us for an adventurous trip to a stunning area of Montana. Glacier National Park is one of America’s last remaining true wildernesses and Flathead Lake is the largest body of water west of the Mississippi River, as well as one of the cleanest lakes in the world. On this trip, we will raft, horseback ride, and pontoon boat through idyllic landscapes while playing pickleball nearly every single day. If combining stunning vistas, outdoors escapes, national parks, and high quality pickleball sounds like a great vacation, this trip is for you. 

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Trip Details

What’s Included

  • 6 nights at quaint cottage or condo style accommodations
  • All meals excluding breakfasts and 1 dinner 
  • All group activities including tours, entrance and guide fees, pickleball clinics and transportation within Montana

What’s Not Included

  • Airfare to/from Glacier Park Int’l Airport (FCA) 
  • Optional Activities
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Travel insurance, medical coverage, etc.

Group Size  12

Activity Level  6/10

Accommodations

Bridgestreet Cottages

Our Luxury cottages are located in the beautiful village of Bigfork, in a grove of tall Ponderosa pines, where the Swan River flows into Bigfork Bay. It’s an idyllic setting for our luxury cottages that are full of amenities, including; AC, free WiFi, daily housekeeping, with a manager available 24 hours. Additionally, the cottages are just a short stroll to the restaurants, galleries, shops and live theater that have made our village one of the Northwest’s premier destinations. Hiking, fishing, golf, food, art and shops are all available in the village of Bigfork or nearby. Our cottages are the ideal place for weddings, reunions, workshops, or simply a relaxing retreat.

Trip instructors

Itinerary

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Day 1
09/06/2021
  • Arrival at Glacier Park Int’l Airport (FCA)
  • Airport pickup and transfer to Bigfork
  • Check into Bridge Street Cottages
  • Tour briefing and dinner at local restaurant
Day 2
09/07/2021
  • Breakfast on your own; at your cottage or a local restaurant
  • Morning pickleball instruction beginning at 9:00 with Pickleball Trips instructors
  • Lunch
  • Guided recreational play during the afternoon
  • Transfer to Artemis Acres Paint Horse Ranch (~0:30 hrs)
  • 1 hour horseback ride and BBQ dinner
Day 3
09/08/2021
  • Breakfast on your own; at your cottage or a local restaurant
  • Morning pickleball instruction beginning at 9:00 with Pickleball Trips instructors
  • Lunch
  • Guided recreational play during the afternoon
  • Transfer to Great Northern Resort (~0:45 hrs)
  • 3 hour scenic dinner rafting trip down the Flathead River
Day 4
09/09/2021
  • Breakfast on your own; at your cottage or a local restaurant
  • Transfer to Glacier National Park (~1:00 hr) for all day driving excursion including the Sun Road and a short hike
  • Lunch in the park
  • Return to Bigfork (~1:00 hr)
  • Dinner on your own at local restaurant
Day 5
09/10/2021
  • Breakfast on your own; at your cottage or a local restaurant
  • Morning pickleball instruction beginning at 9:00 with Pickleball Trips instructors
  • Pontoon Boat cruise and lunch on Flathead Lake, the largest body of water west of the Mississippi
  • Recreational play with local players from Two Rivers Pickleball Club
  • Catered dinner at Two Rivers Pickleball Club
Day 6
09/11/2021
  • Breakfast on your own; at your cottage or a local restaurant
  • Optional morning activities including fly fishing, kayaking, paddleboarding or hiking in Glacier National Park. (Activities other than hiking at additional cost)
  • Evening pickleball instruction and guided recreational play
  • Farewell dinner in Bigfork
Day 7
09/12/2021
  • Breakfast on your own; at your cottage or a local restaurant
  • Shuttle to Glacier Park Int’l Airport (FCA) or onward destination

Cancellation Policy

60 – 31 Days Prior to Arrival: 20% of the Total Costs
30 – 4 Days Prior to Arrival: 50% of the Total Costs
72 Hours or Less Prior to Arrival: 100% of the Total Costs

Travel Insurance

We strongly encourage all travelers to invest in travel insurance to both minimize your financial risks of traveling and provide you with peace of mind to fully enjoy the your trip. Travel insurance can provide many helpful resources including refunds or assistance for any of the following situations that may arise before or during a trip:

  • You need to cancel your participation on the tour
  • You need to cancel or change a flight
  • Lost baggage during the trip
  • Stolen items during the trip
  • Medical costs during the trip

We suggest you talk to your insurance provider to ask about the travel insurance plans available to you. You can also compare policies online. Here are two well-known travel insurance providers to consider:

Travelex Travel Insurance
Travel Guard
You can also use www.InsureMyTrip.com to compare multiple companies’ plans.