#996 Bull River Campground Trailhead

Area Status: Open

Bull River Campground Fishing Access Trail #996 is a short trail that starts at the boat launch area, just off Highway 200 in Bull River Campground.  The trail travels through the campground and goes up Bull River a short distance offering fishing access. There are no stream crossings.

Bull River Campground Fishing Access Trail #996

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Bull River Campground Fishing Trail Access Trail #996 is a Trail Class 3 trail. The trail tread and corridor will be very well defined and visible. The trail is scheduled to be cleared every year. Please check the current trail report or contact Cabinet Ranger Station for current trail conditions.
  • No motorized use. 
  • Properly possess and store all food, refuse, and other attractants pursuant to Kootenai National Forest Food Storage Order (CFR 261.58 (cc)).
  • Please practice Pack-in-Pack-out and Leave-No-Trace ethics.
Closest Towns:
  • Noxon, Montana
  • USGS Map: Smeads Bench 
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: U.S Forest Service
Information Center: Bull River Campground is located at mile marker 10.4 on Montana Highway 200.  The trailhead is located in the boat launch parking area adjacent to the outhouse. Ample parking is available for vehicles at the trailhead.  There is an outhouse located at the trailhead and additional outhouses throughout Bull River Campground.


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  Area/Length : 
0.5 miles

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  Elevation : 
2188' - 2188'