Deer Creek is a 13 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Gallatin Gateway, Montana that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, birding, and fishing and is accessible from July until October.
Deer Creek trail is a lightly traveled trail with great views of the Spanish Peaks. Deer Lake is full of fish. The trail to Deer Lake is steep and rocky in some places. The views of the Spanish Peaks and wildlife make it worth the effort. Deer lake is over 9000 feet and is full of fish.