Castle Creek Trail (# 72)


Castle Creek Trail (# 72) is 5.9 miles long. Trail begins and ends at Picket Pin Road (Forest Road 2140). Elevation change: 2600 feet. The trail is open for the following uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding.

Distance to:

  • Pass Creek Trail (#88) junction:                   3 miles
  • Picket Pin Rd. junction:                             5.9 miles

Directions from Beartooth Ranger District office:
Drive north on US Hwy 212 for 2.1 miles. Turn left (west) onto MT-78 and drive 30 miles. Turn left (west) onto MT-419 towards Fishtail. Drive 20.4 miles and turn right (north) to stay on MT-419. In 0.9 miles turn left on Limestone Rd. In 4.7 miles turn left to stay on Limestone Rd. Drive 3.3 miles to the trailhead. As you enter the forest, the road becomes forest road 2140/ Picket Pin Rd. 

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  Elevation : 
6,115 - 8,980