Great Northern

Missoula, Montana 59807

Great Northern

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Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"A mountain ascent on a well-established social trail with truly spectacular vistas— very likely the premier hike in all of northwestern Montana, if not the entire state.

Although named for a former railroad, the name of the mountain suggests exactly what it is. Its graceful curves and broad faces are irresistible to the individual who has acquired a taste for high places. Even with the incomparable peaks of Glacier Park nearby, this mountain attracts many individuals solely on the merits of its own beauty. This is a difficult off-trail route suitable only for well-conditioned and experienced hikers."

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Trail Information

Missoula
Nearby City
8
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Difficult
Skill Level
1
Duration
July through September
Season
Flathead National Forest
Local Contacts
USGS Mount Grant
Local Maps

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