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West Boulder Trail

Big Timber Montana

Listing Type: National Forest Trail
City: Big Timber Montana
Region: Yellowstone Country

West Boulder Trail (41) travels south from West Boulder Trailhead through intermittent timber and open meadows to Mill Creek Pass. The trail is on a relatively gentle grade until the final ascent of the pass, where it is fairly steep. Excellent views from the pass. Visitors may encounter cattle on the lower section during the grazing season, which runs from July to September.

Length: 16.1 miles. Wilderness, low difficulty, medium use

Trail Begins: Road 35.Trail Ends: Mill Creek Pass

Area Map: Gallatin National Forest Visitor Map .USGS Map1: Mount Rae.USGS Map2: Mount Cowen.Township 3S; Range 11E; Section 25

Directions: West Boulder Trail is located 16 miles south of Big Timber on US Highway 298, then 6.5 miles southwest on County Road 30, then 8 miles southwest on West Boulder Road.

West Boulder Trail
Gallatin National Forest, Big Timber, MT 59011

  • Hiking
  • Walking
  • Sightseeing
  • Nature Area
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Picnicking
  • Bird Watching
  • Antelope Hunting
  • Backcountry Camping
  • Bear Hunting
  • Bird Hunting
  • Bow Hunting
  • Camping
  • Deer Hunting
  • Elk Hunting
  • Game Hunting
  • Hunting
  • Photography
  • Tent Camping
  • Upland Bird Hunting
  • Trail

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