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Recommended Routes in Bitterroot National Forest - 10

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Favorite Top of the first descent on Warm Springs Ridge.
Difficult

Warm Springs Ridge

20.0 mi 32.2 km 1,899' Up 578.93 m Up 4,628' Down 1410.58 m Down

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

Sapphire Crest

20.5 mi 33.0 km 2,965' Up 903.81 m Up 5,129' Down 1563.33 m Down

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 2,309' Up 703.88 m Up 4,239' Down 1291.96 m Down

Salmon, ID
Favorite Evening ride on Willow Creek Trail
Very Difficult

Palisades Loop

17.9 mi 28.9 km 3,409' Up 1039.17 m Up 3,521' Down 1073.17 m Down

Hamilton, MT
Favorite Mr. Serious on Piquett Creek
Difficult

Rombo Mountain

16.3 mi 26.2 km 3,146' Up 958.93 m Up 3,905' Down 1190.19 m Down

Hamilton, MT
Favorite Not a bad view
Difficult

Ward Mountain

12.5 mi 20.1 km 4,806' Up 1464.96 m Up 4,805' Down 1464.62 m Down

Hamilton, MT
Favorite Just another talus field
Very Difficult

Blodgett Canyon

14.2 mi 22.8 km 1,303' Up 397.21 m Up 1,303' Down 397.2 m Down

Hamilton, MT
Favorite What's a little snow when there is riding to be done.
Intermediate/Difficult

Buttercup Loop

21.1 mi 34.0 km 2,776' Up 846.17 m Up 2,781' Down 847.54 m Down

Hamilton, MT
Favorite Creek Crossing on Coyote Coulee.
Intermediate

Coyote Coulee

8.9 mi 14.3 km 1,550' Up 472.56 m Up 1,551' Down 472.69 m Down

Hamilton, MT
Favorite Riding up to the lookout
Difficult

Good Medicine

19.7 mi 31.7 km 4,499' Up 1371.33 m Up 4,488' Down 1367.79 m Down

Hamilton, MT

Bitterroot National Forest Biking

  • 638 Miles 1,027 Kilometers of Trail
  • 12 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Easy Trail Easy Trails
  • 32 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 55 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Bitterroot National Forest - 58

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12.3 mi 19.9 km #1Warm Springs Ridge Trail #177
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
19.5 mi 31.3 km #2Bitterroot - Rock Creek Divide Trail #313
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
4.0 mi 6.5 km #3Willow Creek Trail #300
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
3.8 mi 6.2 km #4Lake Como South
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT
4.6 mi 7.5 km #5Porcupine Creek Trail #205
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
3.1 mi 4.9 km #6Kerns Turns
Intermediate
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate
Hamilton, MT
6.1 mi 9.9 km #7Buttercup Trail
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
4.4 mi 7.1 km #8Fire Creek Trail #404
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
3.2 mi 5.1 km #9Shields Creek
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Difficult
Hamilton, MT
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10Bear Creek Overlook Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
Hamilton, MT

Photos of Bitterroot National Forest - 116

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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
Top of the first descent on Warm Springs Ridge.
May 16, 2013 near Hamilton, MT
Tired of the $#!& smoke from 2017's wildfire season. I need to get out and ride anyways.
Sep 4, 2017 near Hamilton, MT
Heading down to the junction with Colter Creek
Jun 25, 2014 near Hamilton, MT
Ignoring the view on the Sapphire Crest Trail
Oct 7, 2014 near Hamilton, MT
Evening ride on Willow Creek Trail
Jul 29, 2014 near Hamilton, MT
Sage at sunset
Jun 26, 2014 near Hamilton, MT