This trail begins on North Loop about 2 miles northeast of Ray Benson Sno-Park and winds easterly through lodge pole pine and small openings to Circle Lake. From Circle Lake, the trail turns south to the Airstrip Burn and junctions with Island Lake Trail. Once the trail reaches this junction, it trends southwesterly through the burn to its tie-in with Two Buttes Cut-off and South Loop. Loop trip 7.5 miles via North Loop and South Loop. There is a warming shelter (Island Junction Shelter) located on this trail at Island Junction.