Whitefish Lake State Park

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Whitefish Lake State Park
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Map showing the location of Whitefish Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Whitefish Lake State Park
Location in Montana
LocationFlathead, Montana, United States
Coordinates48°25′30″N 114°22′13″W / 48.42500°N 114.37028°W / 48.42500; -114.37028Coordinates: 48°25′30″N 114°22′13″W / 48.42500°N 114.37028°W / 48.42500; -114.37028[1]
Area10 acres (4.0 ha)
Elevation3,031 ft (924 m)[1]
Established1960[2]
Governing bodyMontana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
WebsiteWhitefish Lake State Park

Whitefish Lake State Park is a Montana state park located two miles west of the town of Whitefish, Montana off U.S. Highway 93 on Whitefish Lake. The park is a convenient place to camp for those wanting to stay close to the amenities of Whitefish, although it can be very crowded in summer;[3] the park contains a boat launch and swimming beach popular with locals, and the campground has running water and flush toilets. There is a fee for day use; the park contains tent and RV sites, and handicapped accessible fishing and picnic sites with fire rings.[4]

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  1. ^ a b "Whitefish Lake State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Park Origin by Date". Montana State Parks. 2014. Retrieved May 31, 2018.
  3. ^ Jewell, Judy (1992). Montana Handbook. Chico, CA: Moon Publications, Inc. p. 327. ISBN 0-918373-76-X.
  4. ^ "Whitefish Lake State Park". Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Retrieved May 31, 2018.

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