Elliston, Montana perches on US Highway 12, just a few miles from the Continental Divide. A mere twenty five miles from Helena
, Elliston and the McDonald Pass area has an enormous potential for outdoor adventures. Cromwell Dixon
, and Kading
Campgrounds, among others, provide ready access to hiking trails in the Helena National Forest
. The trails in the Helena National Forest and along the Continental Divide National Scenic Area
in the region offer hiking, and snowmobiling. The MacDonald Pass Ski Trails
provides twenty seven kilometers of designated cross country ski trails right along the Continental Divide.