Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it. ” – Andy Warhol

Whitefish Named 2021 Friendliest City

Whitefish was named the 2021 friendliest city in the U.S. by travel website Expedia. The list referred to Whitefish as “A gateway to Glacier National Park, outdoor enthusiasts will love the outdoorsy delights this Montana town offers.”

Between January 2019 and December 2020, Expedia searched their positive reviews that featured the words friendly and amiable.  Bingo, Whitefish, Montana had the most hits.

Making The List

The ranking of “The USA’s Friendliest Cities of 2021” used Expedia traveler reviews to select the 20 nicest towns throughout the U.S.
The list also credited the top-ranked towns with “an overall feel-good energy” and positive experiences, like locals providing an “outstanding dinner recommendation” and being “greeted with smiles and hellos (or at least smiling eyes over a mask).”
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I live in Whitefish and took this photo of the sun setting at Whitefish Lake – Photo by Kelly Shaeffer

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Whitefish Named 2021 Friendliest City

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Bike ride along Going to the Sun Road in Glacier National park (a local favorite thing to do before the road opens) – Photo by Kelly Shaeffer

 

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Skiing at Whitefish Mountain Resort (Big Mountain, to locals). Whitefish Lake in the background – Photo of Kelly Shaeffer

 

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Rafting the Middle Fork of the Flathead River with friends and Maggie Voisin, Olympic Skier from Whitefish – Photo by Kelly Shaeffer

 

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Enjoying the day visiting friends on Flathead Lake – Photo of Kelly Shaeffer

Relocating to Whitefish

Whitefish is truly a special place. No wonder it was named the 2021 friendliest city in the U.S. Whether you’re looking for a great place to raise a family, run a business, enjoy great restaurants, start your retirement or simply take a well-deserved vacation, look no further. Whitefish has something for everyone!

If you are looking for artwork to fill your new home in Whitefish, browse our online art gallery, Kelly’s Collectibles and Online Art Gallery.   We have over 500 pieces of exquisite art by many talented local artists.

If are visiting the weekend of June 26 and 27, 2021, come enjoy our Summer ArtFest in Whitefish.

Collectors

On Kelly’s Collectibles and Online Art Gallery, browse through hundreds of hand-picked pieces of collectibles and artwork from emerging to national and international-acclaimed artists. From paintings to sculptures and beyond, we have something you’ll love!

Artist Representation

I have been selling art for artists and creators over the past 10 years. I’ve visited their studios and attended their booths at art shows. I know the challenges they face to get their art in front of a qualified buyer. That’s where I come in. Let’s sell your art so you do what you do best – – create more art! Artists learn more here.

Consignors

Do you have things laying around that could bring in extra cash?  We offer consignment services for those who don’t have the time or the know-how to sell their own items. There are no upfront fees and we only get paid if your items sell. Find out more about our consignment services here.

Learn more about Kelly’s Collectibles and Online Art Gallery here.

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Kelly Shaeffer

Kelly’s Collectibles and Online Art Gallery connects emerging, national and international artists with art collectors. Whether you are an artist or a consignor looking to sell your art or collectibles, we can get your items sold using the Ebay platform that is visible to millions of global collectors.
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Kelly’s Collectibles and Online Art Gallery connects emerging, national and international artists with art collectors. Whether you are an artist or a consignor looking to sell your art or collectibles, we can get your items sold using the Ebay platform that is visible to millions of global collectors.

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2 Comments

  1. Great photos Kelly – we know we enjoyed our time spent there. Didn’t get the photos we wanted of Glacier National Park, but you sure did. Now I”m going to read about the Summer ArtFest at Whitefish 2021.

    Virgia West

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