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College M Trail #511

Intermediate
 4.0 (9)

Probably the most popular hike in Bozeman.


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Map Key

1.5

Miles

2.4

KM

Point to Point

5,765' 1,757 m

High

4,973' 1,516 m

Low

792' 241 m

Up

176' 54 m

Down

12%

Avg Grade (7°)

33%

Max Grade (18°)

Dogs Leashed

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Description

From the incredibly popular "College M" trailhead, pick from the various route options easy, intermediate, or difficult to gain the wonderful view of the Gallatin Valley from the "College M" - a large rock sculpture of the letter "M" visible from all over the Bozeman Area.

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  4.0 from 9 votes

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  4.0 from 9 votes
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#197

in Montana

#7,956

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5,662 Since Apr 22, 2015
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The College "M" from the The College M Trail.
Apr 22, 2015 near Bozeman, MT

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May 14, 2020
Patrick Moran
Beautiful day, went to Bridger Valley viewpoint. Solo. 4mi — 2h 30m
May 13, 2020
Jadyn Kelley
3.1mi
Jul 10, 2019
Renee Kerznar
May 19, 2019
Matthew Grassi
6mi — 12h 00m
Nov 12, 2018
Rob Jones
Jul 4, 2018
Don Ward
Kathy, Lindsay, Matt and me. 2.9mi
Apr 29, 2018
Kelsey Kincaid
Dogs!
Oct 8, 2017
Chris Miller
I hiked the trail with my roommate. We took the hard way up, rested, walked down, climbed a rock outcropping, rested for awhile then finished the hike 2mi — 2h 15m