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Best trails in Deerlodge National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Deerlodge National Forest, Montana? AllTrails has 19 great hiking trails, forest 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 10 moderate trails in Deerlodge National Forest ranging from 1 to 15.8 miles and from 4,816 to 9,055 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Maud S. Canyon Loop
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
Maud S. Canyon Loop is a 4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Butte, Montana that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity optionShow more
#2 - Milwaukee Railroad
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 53 m
Milwaukee Railroad is a 1.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Butte, Montana that features a cave and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is Show more
#3 - Elkhorn and Crow Peak Trail
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 4 h 6 m
Depending on the vehicle you're driving, this trail can either be shorter or longer. Many visitors choose to drive up the Forest Service road as far as their vehicles allow, and then hike the rest of Show more
#4 - Louise Lake National Recreation Trail
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 33 m
Louise Lake National Recreation Trail is a 6 mile out and back trail located near Pony, Montana that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking. Dogs are also able tShow more
#5 - Fuse Lake
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 44 m
Fuse Lake is a 5.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Philipsburg, Montana that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#6 - Trail to Storm Lake
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Trail to Storm Lake is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Anaconda, Montana that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#7 - Dolus Lakes Trail
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 52 m
Users have reported that the road leading to the trailhead is very rocky and muddy. 4WD with good clearance is required.Show more
#8 - Boulder Lakes Trail
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
Boulder Lakes Trail is a 5.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Philipsburg, Montana that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activitShow more
#9 - Lost Cabin Lake Recreation Trail
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 4 h 21 m
Lost Cabin Lake Recreation Trail is a 7.8 mile out and back trail located near Sheridan, Montana that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking. Dogs are also able Show more
#10 - Trask Lakes via Rock Creek
Deerlodge National Forest
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Length: 15.8 mi • Est. 7 h 55 m
Trask Lakes via Rock Creek is a 15.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Deer Lodge, Montana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
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