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Bighorn Trail

Libby Montana

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

Bighorn Trail (42) is a prehistoric trail that follows the river through old orchards and bighorn sheep ranges. Eagles, osprey, river otters, and Harlequin ducks may be seen as well as an abundance of wildlife. This is a very popular trail and benches are located throughout the course. Fishing along the river is excellent.

Length: 4.5 miles. Heavy use, low difficulty

Trail Begins: End of Kootenai River Road.Trail Ends: Entends to Kootenai River and sidehill, China Creek

Area Map: Libby Ranger District Road Access Map .USGS Map1: Scenery Mountain.Township 31N, Range 32W, Section 17

Directions: From Libby, turn off Highway 37 onto Kootenai River Road. Follow for approximately 7 miles to the trailhead.

Bighorn Trail
Kootenai National Forest, Libby, MT 59923

  • Hiking
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Sightseeing
  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
  • Photography
  • Trail

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