CLARK FORK RIVERFRONT
Southside Trail
Northside Trail

BLUE MOUNTAIN RECREATION AREA
Maclay Flat Interpretive Trail
Forest Roads No. 365 and No. 2137
Blue Mountain Nature Trail
Blue Mountain National Recreation Trail
Motor Vehicle Trails

SOUTH HILLS TRAIL SYSTEM
Meadow Hill Trail
Ravenwood Park Trail
Peery Park, Moose Can Gully Trails
High Park Loop

MOUNT SENTINEL
Kim Williams Trail
"M" Trail
Mount Sentinel Fire Road
Mo Z Trail
Pengelly Ridge Trail
Hellgate Canyon Trail

SOUTH MISSOULA
Bitterroot Branch Trail
Tower Complex Trail
South Avenue Trail
Raven Park Trail
Larchmont Trail

PATTEE CANYON RECREATION AREA
Sam Braxton Trail
Crazy Canyon Trail
Northside Trails
Southside Ski Trails

RATTLESNAKE NATIONAL
RECREATION AREA and WILDERNESS

Main Travel Corridor
Spring Gulch/Stuart Peak Trail
Woods Gulch/Sheep Mountain Trail
Sawmill/Curry Trail System

RATTLESNAKE VALLEY
Greenough Park Trails
Routes North of Greenough Park
Mount Jumbo Trails

NORTH HILLS TRAILS
Moon Randolph Homestead

SHORT TRIPS from MISSOULA
Cha-paa-qn/Sleeping Woman Trail
North Summit/Lolo Peak

 

 

SOUTH MISSOULA TRAILS

Bitterroot Branch Trail

Miles: McDonald to Livingston streets – two-thirds of a mile; Milwaukee Road right of way to North Avenue – two miles
Elevation gain: None

Dogs: On leash

 

 The city is working to acquire a 2,500-foot gap in the trail between North Avenue and Livingston Street. It provides access between Southgate Mall and the Safeway grocery store as part of Missoula Commuter Bike Network.

Tower Complex Trail

Miles: 1
Elevation gain: None

 Running between Tower Street and North Avenue, this trail provides many entrances to Big Sky Park, Missoula's biggest expanse of open space on the valley floor. It ties in with the Equestrian Park, and is popular with horse riders.

 South Avenue Trail

Miles: 2
Elevation gain: None

 Connects Fort Missoula and its historical museum complex, baseball and soccer fields and the Community Hospital complex to Maclay Bridge and the Bitterroot River. The trail is a smooth asphalt surface, but is not maintained and may present some challenges at intersections. The Fort Missoula Athletic Complex has its own network of paths and jogging routes among the playing fields.

Ravenwood Park Trail

Miles: 3/4 mile
Elevation gain: Unknown

The trail winds through a ravine and meadow between Gharrett Street and Meadowwood Lane in Missoula's South Hills. It features giant ponderosa pine trees and natural understory growth.

 Larchmont Trail

Miles: 3/4 mile
Elevation gain: None

 Part of the city's commuter link along Larchmont Golf Course, following South Reserve Street from Old Fort Road to Old Highway 93.

 Playfair jogging trails

Miles: 1.75 total - varies depending on route
Elevation gain: Little
Surface: Gravel
Dogs: On leash

 Playfair Park has a series of looping trails, 1.75 miles in total, that offer a variety of options for trail users. The perimeter trail is 1.4 miles. The east and west loops are 0.6 miles each. The south loop is 0.5 miles. The trails are all relatively flat except for short lengths where the trail climbs up or down the parkís stormwater levees. Dogs are welcome on the trails but must be leashed, and owners must remove their petís waste. The trails are great for walking, jogging and easy bicycling. Access the trails from parking lots on Bancroft and Pattee Creek Drive.

 

 
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