Kalispell offers a mix of city living and outdoor adventures. Live music and theater, galleries, museums and community events flourish, while the area supports artists and craftspeople whose work is found in shops, studios and art festivals. At the same time, Kalispell is minutes away from Glacier National Park and Flathead Lake. More than 2 million acres of national forests and wilderness areas surround Kalispell. A walking tour through downtown showcases the community’s history and architecture.