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Beehive Basin Ski Trail

Bozeman Montana

Listing Type: National Forest Trail
City: Bozeman Montana
Region: Yellowstone Country

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

Directions: Travel west from the Mountain Village about 1.5 miles past the end of the pavement, then turn right, up the hill, about 200 feet before the electric gate. Stay on this road for about 2.5 miles. Whenever the road forks go right. The trailhead is located at the bottom of a steep hill.

Beehive Basin Ski Trail
Gallatin National Forest, Bozeman, MT 59718

  • Hiking
  • Sightseeing
  • Nature Area
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Backcountry Skiing
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Winter Sport
  • Trail

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