Rierdon Gulch Trail is a 5.8 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Choteau, Montana that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from July until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length5.8 kmElevation gain371 mRoute typeOut & back
Dogs on leashHikingNature tripsBird watchingForestRiverViewsWildflowersWildlife
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Rierdon Gulch Trail (#126) starts by fording the Teton River (no bridge). The trail immediately begins a steep ascent and then follows along Rierdon Gulch. Upon reaching a crest, the trail offers beautiful views of the gulch and the sawtooth range. The trail meets up with a creek and continues up the gorge. Out and back as indicated is actually closer to 12 miles round trip.

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Lex C
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A nice hike for sure. This years flooding has left the river somewhat difficult to cross in many areas so be advised & careful. Quite a bit of tree-fall and erosion along the trail so best suited for hikers only at this time. Overall some nice scenery & a grizzly bear spotted on the way out!

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Dana Schnoor
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