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Best trails in Hamilton

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Looking for a great trail near Hamilton, Montana? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, views trails, dogs 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Fort Owen State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Blodgett Park. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Hamilton ranging from 8.5 to 26 miles and from 4,061 to 7,516 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Hamilton
Top trails (12)
#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 - 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
#3 - Canyon Lake Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 5 h 12 m
Trail starts out as a nice "up the canyon" hike, but, at about 3.5 miles in, one suddenly hits a quite steep ascent (about 1,500ft within just over a mile), then a slight descent to the gorgeous CanyoShow more
#4 - Camas Lake Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
Camas Lake Trail is a 5.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity optiShow more
#5 - Mill Creek Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 11 mi • Est. 5 h 19 m
Mill Creek Trail is a 11 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkinShow more
#6 - Blodgett Canyon
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 26 mi • Est. Multi-day
Blodgett Canyon is a 26 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and horses and Show more
#7 - Ward Mountain Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 6 h 33 m
Ward Mountain Trail is a 8.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkiShow more
#8 - Canyon Creek Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 5 h 1 m
Canyon Creek Trail is a 8.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#9 - Sheafman Creek Trail
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 12.8 mi • Est. 7 h 3 m
NOTE: The road leading to the trailhead is seasonally closed from October 15 to June 15. Show more
#10 - Sawtooth Creek
Bitterroot National Forest
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Length: 22.3 mi • Est. 10 h 37 m
Sawtooth Creek is a 22.3 mile out and back trail located near Hamilton, Montana that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from July until Show more
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