Spot Mountain Lookout

Conner, Montana 59827

Spot Mountain Lookout

Spot Mountain Lookout Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"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 way from anywhere and sees very few visitors; recreational use is virtually nonexistent outside of hunting season.

Originally excluded when Congress designated the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness in 1964, full federal protection for Spot Mountain and much of the surrounding Magruder Corridor region was extended with passage of the Central Idaho Wilderness Act of 1980."

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Trail Information

Conner
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
11.8
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Difficult
Skill Level
10.0–12.0 hours
Duration
Best from late July through September
Season
Bitterroot National Forest
Local Contacts
USGS 7.5-minute series: Spot Mountain, ID
Local Maps