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Garnet Winter Recreation Trails

Missoula Montana

Listing Type: B.L.M. Trail
City: Missoula Montana
Region: Glacier Country

More than 100 miles of trails, including the 31.5-mile Garnet National Winter Recreation Trail, are open for snowmobilling and cross-country skiing. Visitors can rent two rustic cabins in the Garnet Ghost Town for overnight stays (resevations necessary for cabin rental). A major attraction along the trails is the Garnet Ghost Town with a visitors center. The ghost town is located 11 miles south of the parking lot off Montana Highway 200. The elevation here ranges from 4,200 to 7,000 feet. Pets are allowed.

Directions: Garnet area trails can be reached by taking State Highway 200, 30 miles east of Missoula, Montana, to the trailhead and parking lot along the Garnet Range Road. The National Winter Recreation Trail can also be reached 7 miles west of Drummond, Montana on the old US Highway 10 (Frontage Road), then 10 miles north on the Bear Gulch Road.

Garnet Winter Recreation Trails
Bureau of Land Management, Missoula, MT 59801

  • Nature
  • Heritage
  • Snowshoeing
  • Historic
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sightseeing
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Trail
  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed

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