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Bodies of Water · Specialty Museums · Dams

Popular things to do in Polson

Flathead Lake ©
Water Body
Flathead Lake
Duration: 2 hours
Miracle of America Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Miracle of America Museum
Duration: 2h 30 min
Kerr Dam ©
Kerr Dam
Duration: 2 hours
Three Dog Down ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Three Dog Down
Duration: 2 hours
Polson is a city in Lake County, Montana, United States, on the southern shore of Flathead Lake. It is also on the Flathead Indian Reservation. The population was 4,488 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Lake County. The city was named after pioneer rancher David Polson.GeographyPolson is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.17sqmi, of which, 4.14sqmi is land and 0.03sqmi is water.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 4,488 people, 1,991 households, and 1,150 families residing in the city. The population density was 1084.1PD/sqmi. There were 2,506 housing units at an average density of 605.3/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 74.7% White, 0.2% African American, 15.7% Native American, 0.8% Asian, 0.6% from other races, and 8.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.4% of the population. Find what you're looking for from your Polson holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy United States holiday maker.

Side trips from Polson

Howe’s Fishing – A Able/Mo Fisch Charters and Tours
Fishing Charter / Tour
Howe’s Fishing – A Able/Mo Fisch Charters and Tours Bigfork
Duration: 4 hours
National Bison Range ©
Wildlife Area
National Bison Range Moiese
Duration: 2 hours
River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing Superior
Duration: 4 hours
Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail ©
Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail Idaho
Duration: 3 hours

Hidden gems in Polson

Polson-Flathead Historical Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Polson-Flathead Historical Museum
Duration: 2 hours
Flathead Lake Cheese ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Flathead Lake Cheese
Duration: 30 minutes
Polson Country Club ©
Golf Course
Polson Country Club
Duration: 2 hours
Sacajawea Park ©
Sacajawea Park
Duration: 30 minutes

Breweries & Distilleries in Polson

Glacier Brewing Company ©
Glacier Brewing Company
Duration: 30 minutes

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