2017 Flathead Timber Tour Event

Event Details

Facility Tour

October 19, 2017 12:00pm - 4:30pm

15 Depot Park
Kalispell, MT 59901

The Flathead Timber Tour is held annually on the Thursday of Montana Forest Products Week – October 19 this year. The purpose of the Flathead Timber Tour is to inform the greater Flathead Valley community of the importance and value natural resources play in our economy/quality of life.

This year, the Flathead Timber Tour will focus on the manufacture and production of wood products, with complete site tours of Weyerhaeuser and F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber.

Flathead Timber Tour Schedule
12:00pm – Busses leave from the Kalispell Chamber.
Lunch is not provided.
12:30-4:00pm – Tour of F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber and Weyerhaeuser
4:30pm – Busses return to the Kalispell Chamber

Requirements: Closed toe shoes, long pants, and no loose fitting clothing

Please reserve your spot on the tour via www.kalispellchamber.com/manufacturing or by calling (406) 758-2803 by October 17.

For More Event Information
Kalispell Chamber of Commerce

About 2017 Flathead Timber Tour

For more than a century, Weyerhaeuser has been growing trees and making forest products that improves lives in fundamental ways. Weyerhaeuser’s wood products are used to build homes where families are sheltered and raised, while their land forms the building blocks of responsible development and their forests are used for recreation, conservation, and different forms of renewable energy. Established in 1912, Stoltze is the oldest family owned, continuously operating forest product company in the state of Montana. See how their employees utilize cutting edge technology coupled with old fashioned know-how to transform logs into not only lumber, but renewable energy and feed stock for other engineered wood products. The 90 minute tour will give an overview of the entire operation.