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Hiking

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Most trails shown on Forest maps are good hiking and riding trails that vary in terrain from stream bottoms, high ridges and open meadows to dense forests and lakes.  Depending on elevation many trails are usually open and snow free by July 15.  Opportunities for backpacking, horse riding, mountain climbing, and wildlife photography are numerous and varied.  Consult the forest office nearest the area you intend to use for detailed information on trails.

Areas & Activities


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/bitterroot/recreation/hiking