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.
  • Narrow Your Search:
Tenmile Lakes Trail

Length: 2.5 miles to the lower lakeDifficulty: ModerateTrail Begins: Off of Forest Road 2492Trail Ends: Lower Tenmile LakeAccess to the trailhead is v...

Town: Anaconda, MT
Tent Lake Trail

Tent Lake Trail is a short easy hike to a subalpine lake.Length: 1.0 milesTrail Begins: Trail Junction 55Trail Ends: Tent LakeArea Map: Interagency Vi...

Town: Dillon, MT
Thompson Hellgate Trail

The Thompson Hellgate Trail is open to motorbikes.Length: 5.0 milesTrail Beginning: Forest Road 359Trail End: Forest Road 693Area Map: Helena Forest V...

Town: Townsend, MT
Tizer Poe Peak Trail

The Tizer Poe Park Trail is in the Elkhorn Mountains. At one time this trail was called the Poe Park Driveway because it was used to drive cattle to ...

Town: Townsend, MT
Toll Canyon Trail

Toll Canyon Trail starts at the Continental Divide Trail and drops down to Fish Creek Road. Fun downhill with a few rocky sections.-TrailForks.com

Town: Butte, MT
Trout Creek Canyon Trail

The road through Trout Creek Canyon was once part of the Figure 8 Scenic Route; this three-mile stretch was destroyed during a spring flood in 1981 an...

Town: Helena, MT
Twin Lakes Trail

Length: 4.0 milesTrail Begins: Forest Road 183ATrail Ends: Lake Creek, Section 7Area Map: Interagency Visitor Map: Southwest Montana USGS Map1: Jumb...

Town: Wisdom, MT
Twin Lakes Trail

A hiking trail climbing up to Twin Lakes.Twin Lakes Trail (424) pulls up away from North Meadow Creek, climbing steadily to a meadow. About 0.25 mile...

Town: Mcallister, MT
Twin Lakes/Ajax Lakes Snowmobile Trail

Twin Lakes/Ajax Lakes Snowmobile Trail is at the end of the plowed road begin and has snowmobiling access 6 miles to the forest boundary. The Twin La...

Town: Wisdom, MT
Ulrich/Schotte Nature Trail

Ulrich/Schotte Nature Trail is a paved two-mile trail along wetlands, pond and a restored creek. The trail follows Blacktail Creek near Interstate 90...

Town: Butte, MT
Vigilante Trail

The Vigilante Trail begins about 9 miles northeast up Magpie Gulch and joins trail 247, the Hanging Valley Trail. This trail accesses the vista point...

Town: Helena, MT
Wade Lake Ski Trails

There are 35 km of groomed ski trails on Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest. Fifteen kilometers of trail are rated easiest, and 20 kilometers are ra...

Town: Ennis, MT

Know the name of the business or event you are looking for? Please make a selection:

Southwest Montana, 1105 Main St, Deer Lodge, MT 59722  •  Southwest Montana Press Room  •  Link to Our Website
©2020 Southwest Montana. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy. Website design and hosting by Tempest Technologies, LLC.