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Silver Butte Creek Trail

Libby Montana

Listing Type: National Forest Trail
City: Libby Montana
Region: Glacier Country

Silver Butte Creek Trail (296) is suitable for rugged day hikes and short or extended backpacking trips. Trail 296 passes a shallow, unnamed lake 3 miles from the trailhead. At the junction with Cabinet Divide Trail 360, vistas may be seen of the Silver Butte, Vermilion River, and Noxon Reservoir areas. There is adequate parking at the trailhead for 3 vehicles. No restrooms or stock facilities are available.

Length: 3.4 miles. Moderate use, moderate difficulty

Trail Begins: Road 148.Trail Ends: Trail 360

Area Map: Libby Ranger District Access Map .USGS Map1: Goat Peak.Township 25N; Range 30W; Section 7

Directions: Travel 28 miles south of Libby on US Highway 2. Turn right on Silver Butte Road 148 and proceed for 10 miles to Powerline Road 2220. Turn right and travel 1 mile to the signed trailhead.

Silver Butte Creek Trail
Kootenai National Forest, Libby, MT 59923

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

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