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Cayuse Trail

Townsend Montana

Listing Type: National Forest Trail
City: Townsend Montana
Region: Southwest Montana

The Cayuse Trail is mainly used for hunting, but it also makes a nice day hike. The trail has light use and is of moderate difficulty. Can be used all year.

Length: 2.0 miles.Trail Begins: Forest Road 359, Section 20.Trail Ends: Junction with Needham Mountain Trail 236.2

Area Map: Helena Forest Visitor Map .USGS Map1: Canyon Ferry.USGS Map2: Whites City.Township 11N; Range 2E; Section 20

Directions: Take Highway 2 east from Townsend for 2 miles, turn north on Canyon Ferry Road 284 and follow it for 24 miles to the Avalanche Road 359. The trailhead is located 8 miles up the Avalanche Road.

Cayuse Trail
Helena National Forest, Townsend, MT 59644

  • Hiking
  • Walking
  • Sightseeing
  • Nature Area
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Picnicking
  • Bird Watching
  • Trail

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