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Alder Creek Trail

Missoula Montana

Listing Type: National Forest Trail
City: Missoula Montana
Region: Glacier Country

Alder Creek Trail (209) goes up to the Sapphire Divide. It gives you views of the roadless area in Rock Creek and the Bitterroot Valley and the mountain range on the west side.

Length: 7.0 miles.Trail Begins: Rock Creek Road 102 near Bitterroot Flat Campground.Trail End: Bitterroot Divide

Area Map: Lolo Forest Visitors Map .USGS Map1: Sawmill Saddle.Township 8N; Range 17W; Section 7

Directions: Take Rock Creek Road 23 miles south of I-90. Park at the Bitterroot Flat Campground. The trailhead is across the creek. You'll have to wade, be careful during high water.

Alder Creek Trail
Lolo National Forest, Missoula, MT 59804

  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
  • Backcountry Camping
  • Trail

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