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Best trails in Bitterroot National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Bitterroot National Forest, Montana? AllTrails has 45 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views 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. Ready for some activity? There are 25 moderate trails in Bitterroot National Forest ranging from 2.6 to 28.1 miles and from 3,572 to 9,340 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Blodgett Canyon to Waterfall
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 4 h 3 m
Blodgett Canyon to Waterfall is a 8.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#2 - Bass Creek Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 26 m
Bass Creek Trail is a 6.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Florence, Montana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and Show more
#3 - Sweathouse Falls
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 3 h 2 m
Sweathouse Falls is a 5.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Victor, Montana that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and horses Show more
#4 - Bear Creek Overlook Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 36 m
Bear Creek Overlook Trail is a 4.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Victor, Montana that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number oShow more
#5 - Blodgett Canyon Overlook Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
Blodgett Canyon Overlook Trail is a 2.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is prShow more
#6 - Lake Como Loop Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 3 h 33 m
Lake Como Trail is located between Hamilton and Darby, MT. This trail wraps around the entire lake with a waterfall at the west (back) end. To hike the trail as a "loop" it is about 8 miles. To do an Show more
#7 - Saint Mary Peak Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 4 h 3 m
Saint Mary Peak Trail is a 5.9 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Stevensville, Montana that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking aShow more
#8 - North Kootenai Lake Via Kootenai Creek Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 19.4 mi • Est. 10 h 1 m
North Kootenai Lake Via Kootenai Creek Trail is a 19.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Stevensville, Montana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primShow more
#9 - Trapper Peak Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 5 h 48 m
Trapper Peak Trail is a 8.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Darby, Montana that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#10 - Bear Creek Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 47 m
Walk up the canyon trail into a temperate rainforest and see beautiful the beautiful river and streams. This trail does not reach a lake. From the Bear Creek Trailhead, this trail continues along BeaShow more
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