Beardance Trail #76


The Beardance Trail is 6.7 miles long and climbs about 2,200 feet. It begins off of Highway # 35 from the Beardance Trailhead and follows Forest Road #10222 and terminates at Crane Mountain Road #498. This trail has been re-routed in the last year and no longer follows the old Forest Service Road #9755. The trail is open to: hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking.

At a Glance

Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Bigfork

General Information


From Bigfork go south on Highway 35 past Woods Bay and turn right after mile marker 23, entering the Beardance trailhead parking. The trailhead is on the east side of the highway.

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Fire Danger Level: Extreme
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  Area/Length : 
6.7 miles

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  Elevation : 
3,071 feet - 5,309 feet