Best Trails Near Conner MT

Conner has 15 trails in the vicinity, including 14 hiking trails and 1 for flatwater kayaking & canoeing. These trails range from 2.4 to 20 miles in length. The longest trail in Conner is Watchtower Creek to Sheephead Creek a well-known trail measuring 20 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Bitterroot River , Castle Rock and Flat Creek. Trails.com member Stacey H. recently completed Castle Rock.

More information on the best trails in Conner can be found below.
  • Boulder Creek

    6 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    Boulder Creek is the southernmost of the major Bitterroot River tributaries originating in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness. Its beautiful lakes, colorful pocket meadows, tumbling waterfalls, ...
    •  11.0–12.0 hours
    •  19 miles
    •  Guide

    Boulder Creek is the southernmost of the major Bitterroot River tributaries originating in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness. ...

  • Castle Rock

    1 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This route follows a segment of the old Southern Nez Perce Trail south from Nez Perce Pass and east to the crest of Castle Rock (7,722 feet). Located within the 65,000- acre Blue Joint Wilderness ...
    •  3.0–4.0 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This route follows a segment of the old Southern Nez Perce Trail south from Nez Perce Pass and east to the crest of Castle ...

  • Flat Creek

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    To many hikers familiar with other parts of the Selway-Bitterroot, the obscure country west of the Selway River is very much terra incognita. Trails in this remote region are typically steep ...
    •  6.0–7.0 hours
    •  14.2 miles
    •  Guide

    To many hikers familiar with other parts of the Selway-Bitterroot, the obscure country west of the Selway River is very much ...

  • Spot Mountain Lookout

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This well-defined trail provides a very long day hike to the crest of Spot Mountain, site of a USFS fire lookout that is still actively used for summer fire reconnaissance. The peak is a long ...
    •  10.0–12.0 hours
    •  11.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This well-defined trail provides a very long day hike to the crest of Spot Mountain, site of a USFS fire lookout that is ...

  • Bad Luck Mountain

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    At first glance, the trail to Bad Luck Mountain appears so short and insignificant that you might guess it to be boring. Not so. This ridgeline route is surprisingly rich in scenic value, traversing ...
    •  3.0–4.0 hours
    •  5.2 miles
    •  Guide

    At first glance, the trail to Bad Luck Mountain appears so short and insignificant that you might guess it to be boring. ...

  • Beaver Jack Mountain

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This trail provides the shortest of three possible routes to the summit of Beaver Jack Mountain, an unassuming peak located in the southernmost reaches of the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness. A ...
    •  5.0–6.0 hours
    •  9.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This trail provides the shortest of three possible routes to the summit of Beaver Jack Mountain, an unassuming peak located ...

  • Nez Perce Peak

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This is an unusually scenic out-and-back hike into some very interesting country. The route is best known as the Southern Nez Perce Trail and follows portions of the We-sa-iss-kit (South Camp ...
    •  5.0–6.0 hours
    •  10.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This is an unusually scenic out-and-back hike into some very interesting country. The route is best known as the Southern ...

  • Sheephead Creek Loop

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    The Sheephead Creek area provides one of the most unusual hikes on the Montana side of the Bitterroots. The loop traverses wildlife-rich upland country, terrain quite different from the deeply ...
    •  9.0–11.0 hours
    •  16.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The Sheephead Creek area provides one of the most unusual hikes on the Montana side of the Bitterroots. The loop traverses ...

  • Watchtower Creek to Sheephead Creek

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This hike—one of those featured in these pages that requires significant cross-country travel—showcases the Bitterroot Mountains at their most sublime. Be forewarned— the off-trail segment makes ...
    •  12.0–14.0 hours
    •  20 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike—one of those featured in these pages that requires significant cross-country travel—showcases the Bitterroot Mountains ...

  • Nelson Lake

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    Here is a lightly used and delightfully primitive trail. The route is less than 3 miles long but is more demanding than many other Bitterroot trails of comparable length, with many segments of ...
    •  6.0–7.0 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Here is a lightly used and delightfully primitive trail. The route is less than 3 miles long but is more demanding than many ...

  • Boulder Point Lookout

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    Boulder Point ranks as one of the Bitterroots’ most underrated day hikes. This steep route is in generally good repair, with only a few downed trees and a poorly defined segment atop School Point ...
    •  3.0–4.0 hours
    •  4.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Boulder Point ranks as one of the Bitterroots’ most underrated day hikes. This steep route is in generally good repair, with ...

  • Trapper Peak

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    Trapper Peak and its northerly counterpart rise together as a splendid granite massif 10 miles southwest of Darby. Those in search of serious Bitterroot altitude need look no further than this ...
    •  10.0–12.0 hours (a long day hike requiring an early start; leaving the trailhead by no later than 8
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Trapper Peak and its northerly counterpart rise together as a splendid granite massif 10 miles southwest of Darby. Those ...

  • Baker Lake

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This short and easy-to-follow route is a perennial favorite for hikers of all ages and persuasions. The trail provides access to a trio of beautiful subalpine lakes as well as an alternate—and ...
    •  2-3 hours
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This short and easy-to-follow route is a perennial favorite for hikers of all ages and persuasions. The trail provides access ...

  • Trapper Creek

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    This route provides a short out-and-back day hike through a heavily forested canyon and alongside a mountain stream with numerous pools, riffles, and stair-step cascades. Notable for its multiple ...
    •  4.0–5.0 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    This route provides a short out-and-back day hike through a heavily forested canyon and alongside a mountain stream with ...

  • Bitterroot River

    0 Reviews

    Conner, MT

    A notably clear stream that flows over graveled bottoms and through cottonwood bottoms in a very picturesque valley. All Class I, but swift water, frequent logjams, and occasional snags above ...
    •  80 miles
    •  Guide

    A notably clear stream that flows over graveled bottoms and through cottonwood bottoms in a very picturesque valley. All ...