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Best Local Hikes Home | Mountain West Home
Montana State University Outdoor Recreation (montana.edu/outdoorrecreation)
» Hyalite Creek Trail, Gallatin NF Eleven waterfalls pour through Hyalite Canyon in the 5.5 miles to idyllic Hyalite Lake. Got a week? Summit 10,298-foot Hyalite Peak in two more miles, join the Gallatin Divide Trail at the top, and finish 42 miles later at Yellowstone’s Daly Creek trailhead. Miles from city center 20; Trip ID775429
» Sacagawea Peak, Gallatin NF Nab the 9,665-foot Bridger Range highpoint on a 4.4-mile round-trip. Mountain madness: From the top, score five-star views of the Crazy, Gallatin, Big Belt, and Absaroka Ranges. Miles from city center 28; Trip ID36417