14840 Highway 2 East, Essex, MT 59916



River Activities

The Middle Fork of the Flathead River flows out of the Bob Marshall Wilderness and right by the community of Essex.  There are three public river accesses within ten miles of The Halfway Hotel, all three are suitable for putting boat in, or taking one out of the river.   The Middle Fork offers excellent fishing, sightseeing, and whitewater rafting.  Guided trips are available.