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Best trails in Kalispell

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Looking for a great trail near Kalispell, Montana? AllTrails has 17 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking 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 Lone Pine State Park or Whitefish Lake State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Herron Park or Lawrence Park. Ready for some activity? There are 13 moderate trails in Kalispell ranging from 1.4 to 23 miles and from 2,949 to 7,421 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 Kalispell
Top trails (17)
#1 - Strawberry Lake Trail No. 5
Flathead National Forest
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 43 m
The Strawberry Lake Trail is a multiple use trail (Horse, Biker, Hiker) leading to the Alpine #7 north of the Jewel Basin at Strawberry Lake. The hike is strenuous and includes many switchbacks. The Show more
#2 - Birch Lake Trail
Flathead National Forest
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 12 m
This is a great hike to see large open views of Flathead Valley. On clear days you can see four different mountain ranges: Bob Marshall, Swan, Mission and Salish Mountains. Views of over 60 miles areShow more
#3 - Notch Trail, Overlook Trail, and Plum Creek Road Loop
Herron Park
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 56 m
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#4 - Flathead Lookout
Kalispell, Montana
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
Flathead Lookout is a 2.4 mile out and back trail located near Kalispell, Montana that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hiking, walking, and naShow more
#5 - Lupine Lake Trail
Flathead National Forest
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 40 m
Lupine Lake Trail is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kalispell, Montana that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and offers a number of activity options. DShow more
#6 - Doris Mountain via Doris Ridge Trail
Flathead National Forest
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 40 m
Doris Ridge Trail descends down into a low area before gradually ascending up past a few small lakes and a campsite. Turn right at the T intersection and climb up into the mountain range. Take a lefShow more
#7 - Jewel Basin via Switchback Trail 725
Flathead National Forest
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 4 h 30 m
Jewel Basin via Switchback Trail 725 is a 6.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kalispell, Montana that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail Show more
#8 - Lone Pine Trail
Lone Pine State Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
Lone Pine Trail is a 2.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kalispell, Montana that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
#9 - Western Larch and Cliff Trail Loop
Lone Pine State Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m
Western Larch and Cliff Trail Loop is a 2.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Kalispell, Montana that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily useShow more
#10 - Doris Creek Trail
Flathead National Forest
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 20 m
Doris Creek Trail is a 5.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Kalispell, Montana that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hikingShow more
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