Vernon Lake Trail

HARD 2 reviews

Vernon Lake Trail is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Cooke City, Montana that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
5.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
843 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

backpacking

birding

camping

fishing

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
2 months ago

This was a great hike. I would guess based on three distance trackers this is more between 5.5-6 miles. There are two steep dissents and climbs back out. We had a great time fishing as well. But take a lot of bug spray with you. The mosquitos about carried us off.

hiking
26 days ago