There’s no better way to fall for Montana than to visit in autumn—arguably the best time to be in Glacier Country. It’s quiet, the temps have cooled down and the summer travelers have gone home. Take advantage of the following travel deals and experience the magic of Western Montana’s golden season.

The Bitterroot Valley looks gorgeous in gold. Photo: Scott Wheeler

Bitterroot Backpacking

The Bitterroot Valley is gorgeous year-round, but fall is stunning in this part of Western Montana, with the golden hillsides of the Bitterroot mountains and the Bitterroot River running right through it all. It’s a lovely time for hiking and fun on the river. Bitterroot Backpacking is offering 20% off their “Challenging 3-Day Group Trip in the Bitterroot,” valid October 2 – 4, 2022, and 20% off their “Hike + Float” experience taking place through October 1, 2022, with promo code FLOAT. Learn more here.

Bitterroot Backpacking will guide you to a beautiful mountain lake. Photo: Bitterroot Backpacking

Haymoon Resort

There’s still time to take advantage of 15% off three or more nights of lodging at Haymoon Resort in Whitefish, Montana. Stay in one of their luxury cabins, the main lodge, or a suite, and enjoy 15 acres of serene and beautifully manicured lawns, pastures and wooded areas. Haymoon is surrounded by outdoor adventure, and after a long day of recreation you can cozy up by one of the Haymoon fire pits to roast marshmallows and recap the day. Valid through September 30, 2022. Use promo code “bestguest15” when booking on the Haymoon Resort website.

Relax in one of Haymoon Resort’s delightful cabins. Photo: Haymoon Resort

Kandahar Lodge

Save 15% off lodging at Kandahar Lodge and take in the Whitefish experience. Kandahar Lodge is nestled in the upper village at Whitefish Mountain Resort, offering recently renovated rooms, mountain activities, scenic lift rides to the summit, and hiking and mountain biking opportunities. The lodge features a wellness center with a massage studio, fitness center and large outdoor hot tub, plus a snug bar with signature cocktails and mouthwatering culinary creations at the upscale Café Kandahar. Valid through October 1, 2022. Use promo code “summer 15” when booking on the Kandahar Lodge website.

Kandahar Lodge is perfectly situated for early fall fun. Photo: Kandahar Lodge

Lolo Hot Springs

Buy one night get one night free on tent camping sites at Lolo Hot Springs through October 31, 2022. Lolo Hot Springs boasts mineral pools, cabins, RV hookups, a restaurant and a bar. Visitors can enjoy the same soothing waters that bathed the weary members of the Lewis and Clark Expedition more than two centuries ago.

Camp, stay, dine, soak, folf or take a trail ride at Lolo Hot Springs.


Roam Beyond Glacier National Park in Columbia Falls offers a year-round discount for Montana residents. Get 15% off a two-night minimum stay. Treat yourself to a staycation and turn your next weekend into a one-of-a-kind experience in your own backyard. ROAM Beyond provides an adventurous twist on traditional accommodations with mobile cabins, elevated comforts and an incredibly unique setting less than 30 minutes from the jaw-dropping landscapes of Glacier National Park. With panoramic views, it’s an ideal retreat for those who want to explore the park, take advantage of the area’s lakes and rivers, or simply rest and relax in an idyllic setting. When booking, please use your Montana residential address. Find more details here.

Stay in one of ROAM Beyond’s charming mobile cabins. Photo: ROAM Beyond

Please note: We ask that all our visitors and residents Recreate Responsibly by being mindful of the following: know before you go; plan ahead; play it safe; leave no trace; tread lightly; and build an inclusive outdoors.

September 12, 2022

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