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Little Hellgate Gulch Trail

Townsend Montana

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

Little Hellgate Gulch Trail is a ridge trail, mainly used for hunting. The trail passes through private land within the forest boundary and the government does not have a right-of-way. The trail offers both hiking and camping opportunities.

Length: 6.0 miles.Trail Begins: Highway 284.Trail Ends: Trail Junction 239

Area Map: Helena Forest Visitor Map .USGS Map1: Canyon Ferry.USGS Map2: Hellgate Gulch.Township 10N; Range 1E; Section 7

Directions: Take Highway 12 east from Townsend for 2 miles, turn north on Highway 284 (Canyon Ferry Road) and follow it for approximately 28 miles to the Magpie Road 425. Continue up this road for approximately 5 miles to the mouth of Hunters Gulch and the trailhead for Trail 238. Follow this trail for 1.5 miles to Trail 240.

Little Hellgate Gulch Trail
Helena National Forest, Townsend, MT 59644

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

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