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396 mi 638 km of trail 3 Featured Hikes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 25 Trails Intermediate Trails 39 Trails Hard Trails 15 Trails
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Favorite View from bowl looking up to Firebrand Pass

Firebrand Pass

10.5 mi 16.8 km • Loop • 1,956 ft Ascent 596.08 m Ascent

Singletrack False Summit, MT

( 1 )
Favorite Glacier National Park in winter

Coal Nyack Loop

37.2 mi 59.9 km • Point to Point • 3,493 ft Ascent 1064.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Nyack, MT

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Favorite Looking off toward Two Medicine Pass from the Park Creek Trail.

Park Creek

34.0 mi 54.8 km • Out and Back • 3,110 ft Ascent 948 m Ascent

Singletrack Essex, MT

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Trails in Flathead National Forest - 76

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3.5 mi 5.6 km #1 Whitefish Trail-Lupfer Loop
Whitefish, MT
3.5 mi 5.6 km Whitefish, MT
Unknown
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3.5 mi 5.7 km #2 Ousel Peak Trail #331
West Glacier, MT
3.5 mi 5.7 km West Glacier, MT
Unknown
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6.8 mi 11.0 km #3 Beardance Trail #76
Bigfork, MT
6.8 mi 11.0 km Bigfork, MT
Unknown
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5.5 mi 8.9 km #4 Whitefish Trail-Haskill Section
Whitefish, MT
5.5 mi 8.9 km Whitefish, MT
Unknown
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23.0 mi 37.0 km #5 Alpine Trail (South)
Polson, MT
23.0 mi 37.0 km Polson, MT
Unknown
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15.0 mi 24.1 km #6 Coal Creek Trail
Nyack, MT
15.0 mi 24.1 km Nyack, MT
Unknown
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1.9 mi 3.1 km #7 Notch Trail
Kalispell, MT
1.9 mi 3.1 km Kalispell, MT
Unknown
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4.4 mi 7.0 km #8 Mt. Aeneas Trail #717
Bigfork, MT
4.4 mi 7.0 km Bigfork, MT
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy
73 days ago
7.9 mi 12.7 km #9 Bond Creek Trail #21
Bigfork, MT
7.9 mi 12.7 km Bigfork, MT
Unknown
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18.0 mi 29.0 km #10 South Boundary
West Glacier, MT
18.0 mi 29.0 km West Glacier, MT
Unknown
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13.5 mi 21.8 km #11 Foys to Blacktail Trail
Kalispell, MT
13.5 mi 21.8 km Kalispell, MT
Unknown
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0.7 mi 1.1 km #12 Lupfer Overlook Spur
Whitefish, MT
0.7 mi 1.1 km Whitefish, MT
Unknown
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3.7 mi 5.9 km #13 Scalplock Lookout
Essex, MT
3.7 mi 5.9 km Essex, MT
Unknown
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3.4 mi 5.4 km #14 South Boundary Trail
Essex, MT
3.4 mi 5.4 km Essex, MT
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Trail is a total bushwack. Prepare to be soaked by rain covered dense forest.
16 days ago
3.0 mi 4.9 km #15 Stanton Lake Trail #146
Pinnacle, MT
3.0 mi 4.9 km Pinnacle, MT
Unknown
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3.8 mi 6.0 km #16 Glacier Creek Trail #690
Ronan, MT
3.8 mi 6.0 km Ronan, MT
All Clear
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some overgrowth, but the trail is easy to follow. we only went to glacier lake, so I'm not sure how it is beyond that.
5 days ago
1.7 mi 2.8 km #17 Holland Falls National Recreation Trail #416
Seeley Lake, MT
1.7 mi 2.8 km Seeley Lake, MT
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
49 days ago
2.9 mi 4.7 km #18 Phillips Trail #373
Bigfork, MT
2.9 mi 4.7 km Bigfork, MT
All Clear
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Some Mud
39 days ago
9.5 mi 15.4 km #19 Echo Broken Leg Trail #544
Bigfork, MT
9.5 mi 15.4 km Bigfork, MT
Unknown
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4.6 mi 7.4 km #20 Whitefish Trail: West Spencer Loop
Whitefish, MT
4.6 mi 7.4 km Whitefish, MT
Unknown
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