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1,223 mi 1,968 km of trail 31 Rides

Easy Trails 18 Trails Intermediate Trails 96 Trails Hard Trails 111 Trails
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Rides in Southwestern Montana - 28

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Favorite Views and wildflowers abound during a crisp springtime ride on the divide.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bangtail Divide - IMBA EPIC

25.0 mi 40.2 km • Point to Point • 3,611 ft Ascent 1100.51 m Ascent

(44) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Near the top of Leverich Canyon, you've climbed quite a ways by this point.
Difficult

Leverich Canyon

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Point to Point • 1,235 ft Ascent 376.55 m Ascent

(39) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Gentle climb across Elk Park Meadow nearing the top of Upper South Fork trail
Intermediate

Mountain to Meadow Route

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Point to Point • 550 ft Ascent 167.74 m Ascent

(25) Big Sky, MT
Favorite Top of the first descent on Warm Springs Ridge.
Difficult

Warm Springs Ridge

20.0 mi 32.2 km • Point to Point • 1,899 ft Ascent 578.93 m Ascent

(9) Salmon, ID
Favorite Ignoring the view on the Sapphire Crest Trail
Difficult

Sapphire Crest

20.5 mi 33.0 km • Point to Point • 2,965 ft Ascent 903.81 m Ascent

(2) Hamilton, MT
Favorite Clearing deadfall is a fact of life in the Idaho Mountains.  Bring a saw!
Very Difficult

Divide to Twin Creek

17.5 mi 28.1 km • Point to Point • 2,309 ft Ascent 703.88 m Ascent

(2) Salmon, ID
Favorite Absaroka mts
Difficult

North Dry Creek

14.4 mi 23.2 km • Out and Back • 3,044 ft Ascent 927.67 m Ascent

(1) Livingston, MT
Favorite Gentle climb across Elk Park Meadow nearing the top of Upper South Fork trail
Difficult

BIG SKY BIGGIE 2019 50 MILE COURSE

48.7 mi 78.4 km • Loop • 8,611 ft Ascent 2624.65 m Ascent

(1) Big Sky, MT

Trails in Southwestern Montana - 175

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3.5 mi 5.7 km #1Eightmile Trail #132
Difficult
Livingston, MT
Difficult
3.5 mi 5.7 km Livingston, MT
6.1 mi 9.9 km #2West Pine Creek #139
Difficult
Livingston, MT
Difficult
6.1 mi 9.9 km Livingston, MT
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Grand Canyon
Difficult
Dillon, MT
Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Dillon, MT
0.8 mi 1.3 km #4B East
Intermediate
Dillon, MT
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Dillon, MT
19.5 mi 31.3 km #5Bitterroot - Rock Creek Divide Trail #313
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
19.5 mi 31.3 km Hamilton, MT
12.3 mi 19.9 km #6Warm Springs Ridge Trail #177
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
12.3 mi 19.9 km Hamilton, MT
5.4 mi 8.7 km #7East Fork Hyalite Creek Trail
Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Difficult
5.4 mi 8.7 km Bozeman, MT
1.2 mi 1.9 km #8Riverside Trail
Easy
West Yellowstone, MT
Easy
1.2 mi 1.9 km West Yellowstone, MT
1.7 mi 2.8 km #9Upper High Ore
Difficult
Three Forks, MT
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.8 km Three Forks, MT
4.0 mi 6.5 km #10Willow Creek Trail #300
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
4.0 mi 6.5 km Hamilton, MT
6.0 mi 9.7 km #11Rock Creek Trail
Difficult
Whitehall, MT
Difficult
6.0 mi 9.7 km Whitehall, MT
3.6 mi 5.9 km #12North Dry Divide #135
Difficult
Livingston, MT
Difficult
3.6 mi 5.9 km Livingston, MT
1.0 mi 1.6 km #13Mystic Lake Cutoff #430
Intermediate/Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Bozeman, MT
1.6 mi 2.5 km #14BLM #9
Difficult
Whitehall, MT
Difficult
1.6 mi 2.5 km Whitehall, MT
4.2 mi 6.8 km #15Minnie Wapiti Trail #203
Difficult
Big Sky, MT
Difficult
4.2 mi 6.8 km Big Sky, MT
6.5 mi 10.5 km #16Chestnut Mountain
Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Difficult
6.5 mi 10.5 km Bozeman, MT 15 
7.4 mi 11.9 km #17CDT - Elk Mountain
Difficult
Dillon, MT
Difficult
7.4 mi 11.9 km Dillon, MT
3.5 mi 5.6 km #18Curly Creek Trail
Difficult
Whitehall, MT
Difficult
3.5 mi 5.6 km Whitehall, MT
1.9 mi 3.0 km #19Northwest Passage
Intermediate
Dillon, MT
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Dillon, MT
3.8 mi 6.1 km #20Triple Tree Trail
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.1 km Bozeman, MT 18 

Photos of Southwestern Montana - 253

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Views and wildflowers abound during a crisp springtime ride on the divide.
Nov 10, 2016 near Bozeman, MT
Rolling out at the bottom from a fun CCW loop of the trails!
Nov 20, 2018 near Whitehall, MT
The view down Bridger Canyon, toward Bozeman, from the top of the Stone Creek climbing section, about 1 hour of climbing from the trailhead at Stone Creek.
Jun 10, 2015 near Bozeman, MT
Heading to the peak, after leaving the road from Goose Creek Trailhead.
Nov 20, 2018 near Bozeman, MT
Evening light and arrow leaf balsam root add some joy to an after work ride.
Jun 25, 2014 near Hamilton, MT
Just another talus field
Jan 26, 2015 near Hamilton, MT
WOW! Thank you for this moment sweet baby Jesus.
Jul 16, 2019 near Anaconda, MT
Near Pika point
Sep 2, 2018 near Big Sky, MT