Length: 6.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Dogs - On leash
Bicycling (on pavement)
Equestrian - Riding Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? Yes
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Location: Big Belt Mountains; Vigilante Campground.
Counties: Lewis & Clark
Latitude: 46.767 Longitude: -111.65056
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This six-mile hike up a steep canyon-side and through a coniferous forest ends at an overlook that offers the stalwart hiker a spectacular view down in to Trout Creek Canyon and the surrounding countryside. The trail is rated as difficult due to its elevation gain and length and is not recommended as a first hike of the season or for hikers not looking for a real physical challenge.
Width: 12 inches.
Primary Surface: Gravel
Secondary Surface: Gravel
Average Grade: 5%
Elevation Low Point: 4,459
Elevation High Point: 6,740
Year Designated: 1979
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