Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness Guide Book

by Erik Molvar (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Montanaand39;s Bob Marshall Wilderness  by Erik Molvar

365pp/photos/maps/charts
ISBN: 1560447982

A guide to over 100 hikes in Montana's northern Rockies, including hikes in the Bob Marshall, Scapegoat, & Great Bear Wilderness Areas, and the Jewel Basin. Each trip is fully detailed with driving directions, map, elevation chart, and route description.

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Trails from the "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 103.
... Preview: This trail provides a spur trip for visitors to the Dolly Varden Creek valley. From its junction with the Dolly Varden Creek Trail, the trail running up Argosy Creek runs southwest to reach the bank o ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
West Glacier, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 9.4
... Preview: The Bartlett Mountain Trail provides a side trip to a lofty overlook for travelers in the South Fork valley. This trail runs northwest, climbing gently onto the high bluff that contains the grassy exp ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Seeley Lake, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.4
... Preview: This trail is used primarily for resupplying the fire lookout atop Beartop Mountain, but also provides a fine day trip for travelers in the Gates Park area. The trail crosses the swampy eastern side o ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Augusta, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 10.4
... Preview: This Jewel Basin Trail offers the only long route for backpackers who are trying to get away from the crowds that throng the shorter trails. It passes Birch, Squaw, and Crater lakes on its way to the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Bigfork, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 15.6
... Preview: This trail is a major route from the South Fork to the Holland Lake passes over the Swan Range. It is heavily traveled by stock parties and tends to be messy following wet weather. The trail is largel ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Seeley Lake, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 27.6
... Preview: This remote but well-beaten trail climbs over a high pass between the South Fork of Deep Creek and Biggs Creek, providing access to the North Fork of the Sun River. It may be combined with trails in t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Augusta, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: The Black Bear Creek Trail provides a dead-end valley bottom journey that crosses excellent bear and elk habitat to reach the wild headwaters of Black Bear Creek. From the trailhead, cross the Meadow ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Swan Lake, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 21.6
... Preview: This trail follows a wooded gulch, providing direct and relatively easy access to the South Fork of Deep Creek and connections to the Cabin Creek and Biggs Creek trails. Ultimately, the reef to the we ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Augusta, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 18.6
... Preview: The Bungalow Mountain Trail offers a high and dry alternative to the muddy Wall Creek Trail for travelers connecting the Spotted Bear River with the White River basin. This trail offers outstanding mo ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Swan Lake, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8.2
... Preview: This trail links the South Fork of the Flathead with the passes in the Swan Range above Holland Lake. It is less heavily traveled than either the Bartlett Creek or Holbrook Creek trails, and can be a ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Seeley Lake, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 20.8
... Preview: This trail links Blacktail Gulch with the North Fork of the Sun River via a high pass in the Sawtooth Range. It can readily be combined with other trails in the Sun River Basin and Rocky Mountain Fron ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Augusta, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 17.4
... Preview: This faint track runs along the ridgetop to the south of Gordon Creek. It sticks to the high, open country of the ridgeline, and although the trail is often faint and sometimes even nonexistent, the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Seeley Lake, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 15.8
... Preview: This trail provides a side trip for travelers in the upper valley of Straight Creek. It climbs across the high, open meadows below Cigarette Rock, then continues westward to a pass into the basin of S ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Lincoln, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 4.8
... Preview: This hike climbs up Clary Coulee, then traverses high across the slopes of the Rocky Mountain Front. The hike ends atop a lofty perch that commands sweeping views of the front ranges and the High Plai ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Choteau, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.6
... Preview: This trail follows the foot of Corrugate Ridge, an imposing rock wall that defines the boundary between the Teton and Sun River drainages. The ascents on this trail are quite gradual due to the shallo ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Choteau, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 25.6
... Preview: Without a doubt, this trail offers the most scenic route into the Scapegoat Wilderness. The trail begins on the eastern bank of aptly-named Whitewater Creek, and climbs inland through a loose forest o ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Augusta, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 14.4
... Preview: The Danaher Valley is known for its expanses of grassy meadows that allow sweeping views of the surrounding mountains. Flathead Indians often passed through this country on their way to hunt the buffa ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Seeley Lake, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 16.8
... Preview: This trail provides an access route for backpackers and stock parties bound for the Moose Creek basin. Elk and Moose lakes provide fishing potential, while the scenery is typified by steep but relativ ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
West Glacier, MT - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 17.4
... Preview: This trail provides a moderate day hike through the Dearborn River Canyon, and also serves as one of the primary entrances to the eastern side of the Scapegoat Wilderness. The trail follows a closed g ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Lincoln, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 12.6
... Preview: The Dickey Creek Trail is a seldom-used route that follows an old access road up the rather open valley of Dickey Creek. The trail peters out at the foot of the headwall below the lake; a steep scramb ... From the guidebook "Hiking Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness"
Essex, MT - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.8