City Beach and Boat Launch
Whitefish City Beach has a shaded grass area, sandy beach, designated swimming area, docks, gazebos, and picnic tables. During the summer, Paddlefish Sports offers kayak and paddleboard rentals. Burley's at Whitefish City Beach provides a refreshment stand as well.
City Beach Gazebo Rentals include one reserved parking space. Rental times are in four hour increments. Gazebos can be reserved by calling the Parks and Recreation office (406-863-2470) for availability and completing the reservation form.
A public boat dock is available with a launching fee. All boats must pay a daily launch fee of $10 or a season pass for $50. A Commercial Launch Permit is required to launch commercial watercraft at the City Beach Boat Launch.
Watercraft Inspection and Decontamination
As of spring 2017, it is mandatory to have all motorized and non-motorized watercraft inspected prior to launching in Whitefish Lake. High risk watercraft must also be decontaminated (Section 13-5-3 of the Whitefish City Code). To learn more information about the Whitefish Lake Aquatic Invasive Species Management Program
click here: AIS Management Program