Gallatin National Forest

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200 mi 322 km

Hikes

279 mi 449 km

Trails

94

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Easy Trails
12 Trails
Intermediate Trails
28 Trails
Hard Trails
5 Trails

Areas Within Gallatin National Forest

Backcountry Woman Series: Lightweight Backpacking: Jun 29 - Bozeman REI
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Backcountry Woman Series: Be Bear Aware: Jul 5 - Bozeman REI
Due to popular demand we are repeating this class for women by the SW Montana Bear Education Working Group on staying safe in bear country. A demonstration using inert bear spray canisters will follow Details
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Featured Hikes in Gallatin National Forest - 11

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Trails in Gallatin National Forest - 34

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Big Sky, MT
8.9 mi 14.3 km Big Sky, MT
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4.1 mi 6.6 km
#2 Cottonwood Lake
Livingston, MT
4.1 mi 6.6 km Livingston, MT
Unknown
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5.7 mi 9.2 km
#3 Corbly Gulch
Bozeman, MT
5.7 mi 9.2 km Bozeman, MT
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy: Lots of snow between the ridge crest from Fairy Lake to Ross pass.
16 days ago
7.2 mi 11.5 km
#4 Hyalite Creek Trail
Bozeman, MT
7.2 mi 11.5 km Bozeman, MT
Unknown
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1.2 mi 1.9 km
#5 Middle Cottonwood
Bozeman, MT
1.2 mi 1.9 km Bozeman, MT
Unknown
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Big Sky, MT
5.9 mi 9.5 km Big Sky, MT
Unknown
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2.1 mi 3.4 km
#7 Sacagawea Peak
Bozeman, MT
2.1 mi 3.4 km Bozeman, MT
Unknown
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9.1 mi 14.7 km
#8 Buffalo Horn Trail
Big Sky, MT
9.1 mi 14.7 km Big Sky, MT
Unknown
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10.0 mi 16.1 km
#9 Trespass Creek Trail
Livingston, MT
10.0 mi 16.1 km Livingston, MT
Unknown
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8.4 mi 13.6 km
#10 Mill Creek Pass
Livingston, MT
8.4 mi 13.6 km Livingston, MT
Unknown
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6.5 mi 10.4 km
#11 Elbow Lake Trail
Livingston, MT
6.5 mi 10.4 km Livingston, MT
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Big Sky, MT
5.2 mi 8.3 km Big Sky, MT
Unknown
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8.1 mi 13.0 km
#13 Bear Trap Canyon
Four Corners, MT
8.1 mi 13.0 km Four Corners, MT
Unknown
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2.8 mi 4.5 km
#14 Sypes Canyon
Bozeman, MT
2.8 mi 4.5 km Bozeman, MT
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
53 days ago
2.4 mi 3.9 km
#15 Truman Gulch
Bozeman, MT
2.4 mi 3.9 km Bozeman, MT
Unknown
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16.3 mi 26.3 km
#16 Cherry Creek Trail
Big Sky, MT
16.3 mi 26.3 km Big Sky, MT
Unknown
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Bozeman, MT
24.6 mi 39.7 km Bozeman, MT
Unknown
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16.7 mi 26.9 km
#18 Sweet Grass Trail
Big Timber, MT
16.7 mi 26.9 km Big Timber, MT
Unknown
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16.6 mi 26.6 km
#19 High Lakes Trail
Big Sky, MT
16.6 mi 26.6 km Big Sky, MT
Unknown
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2.9 mi 4.6 km
#20 Lava Lake Trail
Big Sky, MT
2.9 mi 4.6 km Big Sky, MT
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Went up on the 22ed of May. A couple patches of snow, maybe 30' in all, as well as a little mud on right before Lava Lake. All in all ...
35 days ago

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