Hiking Montana Guide Book

by Bill Schneider & Russ Schneider (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Montana  by Bill Schneider & Russ Schneider

480pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 0762784989

Hiking Montana off ers 110 of the best hikes in Big Sky Country, from pleasant family outings to backcountry adventures.  is is the classic guide to Montana hiking, now completely fi eld-checked and updated. For more than thirty-fi ve years, FalconGuides have set the standard for outdoor guidebooks. Written by top experts, each guide invites you to experience the adventure and beauty of the outdoors.

© Bill Schneider and Russ Schneider/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Hiking Montana" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 139.
... Preview: A base camp backpacking adventure to the stark beauty of this high plateau area and a wide diversity of potential side trips. This trailhead is slightly harder to locate than most others in the Beart ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Billings, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 11.4
... Preview: A remote lake filled with small, native cutthroat trout, secluded camping opportunities, and excellent views of Kintla-area peaks. The North Fork of the Flathead River forms the western boundary of G ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.6
... Preview: A short but steep climb to 10,247-foot Antone Peak. The trailhead has a parking lot and rest rooms but no water. Rough Creek Trail 670 starts across the field from the Antone Guard Station parking lot ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Butte, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: A day hike or overnighter (which could be stretched into a two-night backpack) to several mountain lakes with fish, alpine ridge walks, and a side trip up to Baree Peak. If you don’t like to retrace ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: This is a long day hike or overnighter into the heart of the Gates of the Mountains Wilderness. The 28,560-acre Gates of the Mountains Wilderness has open parks, deep canyons, and craggy peaks, but n ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Helena, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 16.6
... Preview: Gates of the Mountains Wilderness and historic points along the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The 28,560-acre Gates of the Mountains Wilderness has open parks, deep canyons, and craggy peaks, but no lak ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
York, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 14.9
... Preview: This is a long but fairly easy day trip or overnighter along a well-known river with nationally famous trout fishing and a good chance of seeing a rattlesnake. If you’re an angler, you’ve undoubtedly ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Butte, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 18
... Preview: A nice, but difficult, loop through an eastern Montana island range with an ice cave and unrestricted views as far as you can see, all the way from the Missouri River Breaks to the Beartooth Plateau From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Billings, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 12.3
... Preview: The Black Canyon of the Yellowstone is one of the classic backpacking trips of the northern Rockies. It seems to offer everything a hiker might want. It’s downhill all the way on an excellent trail wi ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Bozeman, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 13
... Preview: A fairly easy trek through spectacular scenery with famed rock climbing; anything from a short day hike to a weeklong backpacking adventure From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 25
... Preview: A great day hike on a newly rebuilt trail with an incredible view and interpretive displays From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: New trail with interpretive stations. This trail was constructed after the dramatic Bitterroot fires of 2000. In addition to offering up the best possible view of fabulous Blodgett Canyon, it also giv ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: A long loop backpack through remote wilderness meadows, mountains, and wild country seldom seen From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 36
... Preview: A fairly accessible alpine lake basin below Crazy Peak in the Crazy Mountains. Blue Lake and four other beautiful lakes are nestled in a high basin in the shadow of mighty Crazy Peak, the highest poin ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Big Timber, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: A moderate overnighter to a heavily used alpine lake basin below mighty Crazy Peak in the Crazy Mountains From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Billings, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: A day hike or overnighter into the West Pioneers and one of the few lakes still supporting the rare southern grayling From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Butte, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: A day hike or overnighter into easily accessible subalpine country in the Bitterroot Range From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.6
... Preview: A day hike or overnighter to a basin with three lakes and views of the Missouri River Valley. These high mountain lakes offer scenery, solitude, and the simple joy of a good hike. As a bonus, you migh ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Helena, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: A day hike or overnighter into a high mountain lake in a lightly used section of the Rattlesnake Wilderness. In 1980, Congress established the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area and Wilderness to p ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: A day hike or overnighter into a lush lake basin. You used to be able to drive 1.5 miles up FR 7229 to the trailhead, but in recent years this section has been closed to vehicles to protect grizzly ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana"
Missoula, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 10.6