Go camping with kids in the Flathead National Forest and go right into the heart of the famous Rocky Mountains. Spanning over two million acres, the Flathead National Forest is a veritable treasure trove for the nature lover. The forest has one of the most diverse landscapes of the West, with three designated wilderness areas, two ski areas, as well as mountain ranges, wild rivers, lakes, streams, and forested land. So go camping with kids in the Flathead National Forest and find out what it means to truly connect with Mother Nature. Your kids will discover a newfound respect and awe for the natural world and its wonders. With over 250 species of wildlife, and named after the Flathead Native Americans who once occupied the area, there is much in the way of history and natural knowledge to be gained.