Tag Archives: Polebridge

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 »

Polebridge Community Park

By | September 25, 2015

We received a copy of a letter from Michele Haarr that says… Regarding the Weed/Parks Board meeting on October 5th, there will not be an agenda item for Polebridge Community Park, however, you are welcome to attend this meeting and/or future meetings.  There is a “Public Comment” agenda item if anyone would like to make a… Read More »

Lease Agreement for Skyline Park in Polebridge

By | September 18, 2015

The following message came from Michele Haarr of the Flathead County’s Weeds, Parks & Rec & Buildings… “Lease Agreement for Skyline Park in Polebridge” will be discussed at the Weed/Parks Board Meeting on October 5, 2015, 8:30am 311 FFA Drive, Kalispell. Any interested parties are welcome to attend.

Polebridge business gets new owner

By | August 3, 2015

The Daily Inter Lake reports that Heather Matthews has gone from customer to owner of the Northern Lights Saloon and Cafe in Polebridge. The popular bar and restaurant is adjacent to the famed Polebridge Mercantile. Both are long-standing establishments that serve an eclectic mix of customers from around the world drawn to the remote community located near the… Read More »

4th of July Parade with Frank Vitali

By | July 10, 2015

Each year Polebridge Montana hosts a 4th of July parade where locals make up “floats” and entertain their neighbors as well as other folks from The Valley. And each year Frank Vitali brings his mules to participate in the parade. Hauling mules up the North Fork Road from the valley is a lot of work,… Read More »

4th of July Parade in Polebridge

By | July 5, 2015

There’s no denying the facts… it was hot. But that didn’t stop tens of parade participants and hundreds of parade watchers from enjoying the annual 4th of July celebrations in Polebridge. Here are some photos from the parade. The watchers were every bit as entertaining as the parade paricipants. Every year the judges are picked from… Read More »

Memorial Gathering for Tyler Turlington

By | June 12, 2015

Tyler Turlington died on Monday evening after a tragic accident on the North Fork River near Polebridge. Tyler had worked at the Polebridge Mercantile for many years, had many friends, and will be missed. The Northern Lights Saloon is hosting a little get together behind the saloon this evening starting at 6PM so people can share memories… Read More »

Man drowns in North Fork

By | June 10, 2015

The Daily Inter Lake reports that man drowned Monday evening while attempting to “river surf” on the North Fork of the Flathead River. The 30-year-old man drowned while trying to get onto the surfboard in the river near the Polebridge Ranger Station. According to Flathead County Sheriff’s Patrol Commander Nic Salois, the man went under water after he… Read More »