Hiking & Backpacking

There is no better way to experience Southwest Montana than with a hike through the forest. Whether you are looking for an easy stroll, or a rugged, strenuous mountain trek, we have the trail for you! If you are up for a back country backpacking adventure, that's available too - just be sure that you are properly prepared for the conditions. Dust off those hiking boots, strap on the pack, and hit the trail - you'll be glad you did.
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Ross Fork Trail #19

Length: 14.0 milesTrail Begins: Road 5072 (primitive road)Trail Ends: Trail 31Area Map: Deerlodge National Forest Visitors Map USGS Map1: Whetstone ...

Town: Philipsburg, MT
Ruby-May Creek Trail

Ruby-May Creek Trail (102) serves as access for hunting, limited fishing, hiking and stock use. Portions of the trail are in primitive condition. Th...

Town: Wisdom, MT
Sand Lake - Lilly Lake Trail

Sand Lake - Lilly Lake Trail (380) serves as access for hunting, fishing, scenic viewing, and recreation stock use. Sand Lake is 8 miles from the tra...

Town: Wisdom, MT
Sauerkraut Trail

Sauerkraut Trail is one of the original accesses to the Lincoln View Mine, which is located near the end of the trail. As with many trails built on Fo...

Town: Lincoln, MT
Sawmill Gulch Trail

Length: 3.0 miles -- Township 1S; Range 10W; Section 13Trail Beginning: Divide campground areaTrail End: Sawmill Gulch roadArea Map: Butte South 1:100...

Town: Wise River, MT
Sawtooth Lake Trail #195

Length: 3 milesRecommended Season: July to September. Snow may persist well into the season.The trail climbs steadily from the parking area through l...

Town: Polaris, MT
Scapegoat Wilderness Area

The Scapegoat Wilderness Area created in 1972 and covering 239,936 acres, is an administrative unit of the Lewis and Clark, Lolo and Helena National F...

Town: Lincoln, MT
Scooter Creek Ski Trail

Scooter Creek Ski Trail connects Chief Joseph Pass groomed trail system with Shoofly Trail and Hogan Rental Cabin. This trail is not groomed.Length: ...

Town: Wisdom, MT
Seeley Lake - Monture Snowmobile Trail

Length: 18 miles one way. Low difficulty. Trail Begins: Seeley Creek TrailheadTrail Ends: Monture Road 89, 7 miles north of OvandoSeeley Lake - Mont...

Town: Ovando, MT
Seige Area Trail

The Siege Area Trail leads 1.2 mile round trip, to the area where the soldiers and volunteers were held under siege by Nez Perce warriors for nearly 2...

Town: Wisdom, MT
Selway Mountain Trail

At one time Selway Mountan had a fire lookout. So the top of the mountain has very good view of the surrounding area.Length: 2.0 milesTrail Begins: R...

Town: Dillon, MT
Seymour Creek Trail

Length: 10 milesTrail Begins: End of Seymour Creek Road 934, .5 mile above Lower Seymour Lake CampgroundTrail Ends: Junction with Trail 41, coming fro...

Town: Wise River, MT

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