Tag Archives: Polebridge

Renovating the Merc

By | September 3, 2018

The Daily Inter Lake has an article that begins… Since taking over as owner of the Polebridge Mercantile five years ago, Will Hammerquist and his team have undertaken major upgrades to the property each winter. Last year, Hammerquist and Jason Sawyer, the director of external sales, set out to rectify a problem that started at… Read More »

Polebridge Prepares for Summer

By | June 27, 2018

The Flathead Beacon has a story that begins… Summer in Polebridge is an outdoor-lover’s paradise, wandering one of the wildest corridors left in the lower 48 without the benefit of power, pavement, or phone service. And the Polebridge Mercantile has served as a traveler’s oasis in this wild land for more than a century, an island of… Read More »

Polebridge Path to Glacier National Park

By | July 26, 2017

The Hungry Horse News says that the owner of the Polebridge Mercantile would like to see a path along the road from Polebridge to the entrance of Glacier National Park. Will Hammerquist said he’s willing to donate $20,000 to the cause over a four year period. Hammerquist said it’s a safety issue as more people come… Read More »

2017 Dogsled Race

By | February 26, 2017

Chris, Monica, Teckla, and Maddie joined dogs and enthusiasts at the start of the race on Hay Creek Road. Snow, dogs, sleds, fun… what more do you need on a North Fork Saturday? Here are Chris Graff’s beautiful photos. Click on one of the photos to get a slideshow.

Happenings in Polebridge

By | April 25, 2016

We checked the Northern Lights Saloon’s facebook page and it says… May 27 is grand reopening, Come join us for pizza and stay the weekend. The Bad Larry’s will be playing on Sunday from 7-10. We have music scheduled all summer, dates to come. The Polebridge Mercantile’s facebook page says… “We’re getting ready for the season”… Read More »

Polebridge and the North Fork

By | March 3, 2016

The Flathead Beacon says traditionally, as Northwest Montana enters March, Polebridge and the valley that surrounds the North Fork of the Flathead River are still firmly within winter’s icy grip. But that’s not the case this year, meaning that with a little bit of effort you can still explore everything this scenic area has to offer.… Read More »