Pick up from your Hotel or the Airport
For $100.00, per person, we can provide hotel or airport pickup and return to Kalispell. Pickup at your hotel is usually between 12:00 pm and 12:30pm. Airport pickups are usually between 12:30pm and 1:00 pm. WE DO NOT DO ANY PICKUPS BEFORE 12 or AFTER 2:00. If your flight arrives before 12 noon or after 2:00, you will need to arrange your own transportation to the ranch. You can rent a car directly from the airport or you can hire Glacier Charters. (see info below)
For Saturday departures, we usually leave the ranch for the airport between 9:00 am and 10:00 am. For those of you driving yourselves, checkout is by 10:00 am.
Please note: We cannot accommodate early morning departures on Saturday. If your flight leaves before 12:00pm, we will be happy to arrange a pick-up with Big D’s Taxi service at 406-892-3390. Big D's charges $150, one-way, for 1-3 people. For more than 3 people, it is $200 one-way.
Some hotels offering discounts to our guests!
- Holiday Inn Express Kalispell, Montana
Toll Free:1 800 315 2621
Mention McGinnis Meadows Ranch for discount.
- The Hampton Inn, Kalispell, MT
Ask for corporate /business travel rate.
- Kalispell Grand, Kalispell, MT
Toll Free: 800-858-7422
Mention McGinnis Meadows Ranch
- Red Lion Inn, Kalispell, MT
Mention Code KCM to get discount.
If you are driving to the ranch, check in is at 3:00 PM (Mountain Time), orientation and hors d'oeuvres are at 5:00 PM, and dinner is at 6:30 PM.
We are about 70 miles west of Kalispell. Take Hwy 2 west toward Libby. Watch for the mile markers. Just past mile marker 64, turn left onto McGinnis Meadows Road. Follow the main road for 6 ½ miles. Take the first right past the 6 mile marker. You'll see our McGinnis Meadows entrance gate about 100 yards in.
From Spokane, WA
Sometimes it is cheaper all around to fly in to Spokane, WA, rent a car and drive to the ranch. It's about 4 hours away. (We are an hour later on Mountain Time) Head northeast to Sand Point, Idaho. In Sand Point, take Hwy 200 east into Montana. A few miles past the Montana border, take Hwy 56 due north, to Hwy 2. Turn right onto Hwy 2. Drive through Libby, Montana towards Kalispell. Just past the 63 mile marker, turn right onto McGinnis Meadows Road. Follow main road for 6 ½ miles, we're the first right past the 6 mile marker. The Coeur d'Alene Inn in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho also gives our guests discounts. Call 1-800-251-7829 and speak with Andrea at ext. 318.
Local Travel Agent Information
For assistance in finding flights, here is a local travel agent that's familiar with getting in to Kalispell: