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Best trails in Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area

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Looking for a great trail in Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area, Montana? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, forest trails, wildlife trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 7 hard trails in Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area ranging from 7.8 to 19.7 miles and from 5,039 to 8,592 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Ice Caves Loop
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 12 mi • Est. 6 h 42 m
Ice Caves Loop is a 12 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Moore, Montana that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking and trail ruShow more
#2 - Crystal Cascades
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 5 h 15 m
Crystal Cascades is a 9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Moore, Montana that features a lake. The trail is rated as difficult and offers a number of activity options. Dogs arShow more
#3 - Big Snowy Mountains Crest Via Crystal Lake
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 19.5 mi • Est. 11 h 25 m
Big Snowy Mountains Crest Via Crystal Lake is a 19.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Moore, Montana that features a cave and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. ThShow more
#4 - Lost Peak Via Big Snowy Trail #650
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 5 h 26 m
Moderate hike, great views and hiking and potential to see wildlife. Sign very misleading on mileage. Watch out for holes and caves on the ridgeline Show more
#5 - Neil Creek Trail
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 4 h 58 m
Hiked from Neil Creek Trailhead to ice caves and Devil's Chute. Beautiful panoramic views at summit.Show more
#6 - Uhlhorn Trail #493
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 18.6 mi • Est. 10 h 4 m
Uhlhorn Trail #493 is a 18.6 mile lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Lewistown, Montana that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options Show more
#7 - Cottonwood Trail #489
Big Snowy Mountains Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 19.7 mi • Est. 10 h 16 m
Cottonwood Trail #489 is a 19.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Lewistown, Montana that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity optionShow more