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Recommended Routes in Helena National Forest - 5

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Favorite Enjoy the wild flowers as you climb the south flank of Mt. Helena.
Intermediate

Mt Helena Ridge Ride

7.9 mi 12.7 km 874' Up 266.25 m Up 1,706' Down 520.1 m Down

Helena…, MT
Favorite Rocky fast descent through Elk horns mts
Difficult

Muskrat Creek Trail

13.6 mi 21.9 km 3,070' Up 935.77 m Up 3,069' Down 935.54 m Down

Boulder, MT
Favorite View across the meadow near MacDonald Pass.
Difficult

MacDonald Pass

6.8 mi 11.0 km 666' Up 202.98 m Up 2,299' Down 700.66 m Down

Helena…, MT
Favorite No Photos
Intermediate

Rodney Ridge: Top of the World to Rent Money

7.7 mi 12.4 km 1,058' Up 322.63 m Up 1,096' Down 334 m Down

Helena, MT
Favorite CDT on the Front!
Difficult

CDT - Rodgers Pass

27.0 mi 43.4 km 5,007' Up 1526.04 m Up 5,006' Down 1525.76 m Down

Lincoln, MT

Helena National Forest Biking

  • 119 Miles 191 Kilometers of Trail
  • 5 Recommended Routes
  • 2 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 21 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 10 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Helena National Forest - 28

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3.5 mi 5.7 km #1Switchback Ridge Trail
Difficult
Helena West Side, MT
Difficult
Helena West Side, MT
2.4 mi 3.9 km #2Eddye McClure East Trail
Intermediate
Helena, MT
Intermediate
Helena, MT
5.6 mi 9.0 km #3Mt Helena Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Helena West Side, MT
Intermediate
Helena West Side, MT
1.4 mi 2.2 km #4Wakina Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Helena, MT
Intermediate
Helena, MT
0.9 mi 1.5 km #5Mt Ascension Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena, MT
2.0 mi 3.3 km #6Entertainment Trail
Intermediate
Helena, MT
Intermediate
Helena, MT
1.5 mi 2.4 km #7Show-Me-The-Horse Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena West Side, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena West Side, MT
1.8 mi 2.9 km #8Wakina Sky Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena West Side, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena West Side, MT
1.2 mi 1.9 km #9Aftershock
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
Helena, MT
3.5 mi 5.6 km #10FS Road 300: Strawberry Creek
Intermediate
Clancy, MT
Intermediate
Clancy, MT

Photos of Helena National Forest - 18

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The Mt Helena Ridge has many high meadow sections with amazing views
Aug 4, 2013 near Helena…, MT
Enjoy the wild flowers as you climb the south flank of Mt. Helena.
Jul 16, 2018 near Helena…, MT
First quick meadow traverse after getting to the top of the initial climb to Mt Helena Ridge
Aug 4, 2013 near Helena…, MT
Across the big sky on a long open run on Mt Helena Ridge
Aug 4, 2013 near Helena…, MT
The initial climb up the Mt Helena Ridge trail.
Aug 4, 2013 near Helena…, MT
Singletrack through the trees on Mt. Helena Ridge
May 28, 2016 near Helena…, MT
View from clearing in the trees.
Aug 11, 2021 near Helena, MT
Super fun down hill that empties into this beautiful valley.
Aug 12, 2020 near Helena, MT