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Lake Columbine Trail

Big Timber Montana

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

Lake Columbine Trail (128) travels from the junction of Rainbow Creek Trail 28 to Columbine Pass and the Custer National Forest. Above the lake the trail ascends high, semi-open benches, affording pleasant vistas. The trail is occasionally steep and rocky.

Length: 3.0 miles. Wilderness area, moderate difficulty, heavy use in summer

Trail Begins: Trail 28.Trail Ends: Forest Boundary

Area Map: Gallatin National Forest Visitor Map .USGS Map1: Haystack Peak.Township 7S; Range 13E; Section 7

Directions: Lake Columbine Trail is located 25 miles south of Big Timber on Highway 298, then 23 miles south on County Road 212. Connects to Rainbow Creek trail.

Lake Columbine 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
  • Outdoor Activity
  • Photography
  • Tent Camping
  • Trail

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