Beehive Basin Ski Trail is a moderate 5 km single-track loop near Big Sky. The trail begins with a few switchbacks, which are a bit steep. The route then flattens out for about 1 mile before turning steeply uphill. Near the end is a very steep hill. The view is spectacular. Near the end of the trail you will find a shallow lake surrounded by vertical cliffs. Avalanche hazard areas are common. Ski route goes into Lee Metcalf Wilderness. Please note bicycling is prohibited in Wilderness Areas. This trail is not groomed.
Length: 5 km most difficult trail
Trail Begins: Two miles north of Big Sky Resort.Trail Ends: Beehive Basin
Area Map: Gallatin National Forest Visitor Map USGS Map1: Lone Mountain.Township 6S; Range 3E; Section 17