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663 mi 1,066 km of trail 2 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 126 Trails Intermediate Trails 70 Trails Hard Trails 30 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Bitterroot National Forest - 2

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Favorite Sweeney Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Sweeney Creek Trail

7.3 mi 11.7 km • Point to Point • 2,783 ft Ascent 848.18 m Ascent

(4) Stevens…, MT
Favorite Bear Creek Falls.
Intermediate

Bear Creek Falls

4.2 mi 6.7 km • Out and Back • 675 ft Ascent 205.74 m Ascent

(2) Hamilton, MT

Trails in Bitterroot National Forest - 224

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10.2 mi 16.4 km #1Bass Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Stevensville, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
10.2 mi 16.4 km Stevensville, MT
19.5 mi 31.3 km #2Bitterroot - Rock Creek Divide Trail (313)
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
19.5 mi 31.3 km Hamilton, MT
4.0 mi 6.5 km #3Willow Creek Trail
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
4.0 mi 6.5 km Hamilton, MT
4.6 mi 7.5 km #4Porcupine Creek Trail #205
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
4.6 mi 7.5 km Hamilton, MT
4.4 mi 7.1 km #5Fire Creek Trail #404
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
4.4 mi 7.1 km Hamilton, MT
5.0 mi 8.1 km #6Canyon Creek Trail
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
5.0 mi 8.1 km Hamilton, MT
3.8 mi 6.2 km #7Lake Como South Trail
Intermediate
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.2 km Hamilton, MT
12.3 mi 19.9 km #8Warm Springs Ridge Trail #177
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
12.3 mi 19.9 km Hamilton, MT
1.4 mi 2.3 km #9Blodgett Overlook Trail #101
Easy
Hamilton, MT
Easy
1.4 mi 2.3 km Hamilton, MT
2.2 mi 3.6 km #10Sweathouse Creek Trail #121
Intermediate
Stevensville, MT
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.6 km Stevensville, MT
6.2 mi 10.0 km #11Bear Creek Trail #5
Easy/Intermediate
Hamilton, MT
Easy/Intermediate
6.2 mi 10.0 km Hamilton, MT
8.4 mi 13.5 km #12Warm Springs Creek Trail #103
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
8.4 mi 13.5 km Hamilton, MT
4.0 mi 6.4 km #13Hole in the Wall
Intermediate/Difficult
Philipsburg, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
4.0 mi 6.4 km Philipsburg, MT
32.1 mi 51.7 km #14Divide Trail #106
Difficult
Salmon, ID
Difficult
32.1 mi 51.7 km Salmon, ID
2.5 mi 4.0 km #15Palisade Trail #44 - Lower
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
2.5 mi 4.0 km Hamilton, MT
12.7 mi 20.4 km #16Razorback Ridge
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
12.7 mi 20.4 km Hamilton, MT
5.4 mi 8.7 km #17Colter Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Salmon, ID
Intermediate/Difficult
5.4 mi 8.7 km Salmon, ID
3.2 mi 5.1 km #18Weasel Creek Trail
Extremely Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Extremely Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Hamilton, MT
3.2 mi 5.1 km #19Shields Creek Trail
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Hamilton, MT
4.7 mi 7.5 km #20Sign Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
4.7 mi 7.5 km Hamilton, MT

Photos of Bitterroot National Forest - 20

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Sweeney Creek Trail
Apr 25, 2015 near Stevens…, MT
Canyon Lake
May 28, 2018 near Hamilton, MT
Sweathouse Falls
Jun 2, 2018 near Stevens…, MT
Castle Crag rises out of the slabs above Knaack Lake.
Jun 23, 2017 near Hamilton, MT
Top of Trapper Peak, Montana -elevation 10,157
Feb 4, 2017 near Hamilton, MT
Bear Creek Falls.
May 17, 2016 near Hamilton, MT
Rock quarry on the Bear Creek Trail.
May 17, 2016 near Hamilton, MT
Big Sky Country
Aug 18, 2017 near Hamilton, MT

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