Table Mountain from Lava Lake Trail is a 16.3 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, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Hike up Cascade creek to Lava Lake. Continue east on the main trail and you will come to a flat mountain top called Table Mountain. It is located in the Spanish Peaks and offers great views of the Gallatin canyon and the surrounding mountains. The trail past lava lake is very steep and rocky.