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      25k of some the best skiing in Montana
      Lush cedar forests, Whitefish Lake, Flathead Valley and surrounding mountain views are some of the features of these trails. The upper trails are very challenging with steep accents and fast, fun descents.
      Shuttleable: YES
      Big Mountain Trailhead google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Located at 3315 Big Mountain Road, about 1/2 mile past Ptarmigan Village, on the right side of the road.
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      Region Details
      17 nordic ski trails

      Region Status
      Open as of Dec 18, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Nordic Ski Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #38
      State Ranking
      #30
      Trails (view details)
      17
      Trails Mountain Bike
      17
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      16
      Trails Snowshoe
      17
      Trails Nordic Ski
      17
      Total Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent
      2,303 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,132 ft
      Reports
      31
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      295

      Photos of Big Mountain Nordic

      23 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:25pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      trail: Pond Trail
      14 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:24pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      22 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:23pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      16 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:23pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      trail: Badger Loop
      39 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:21pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      trail: Badger Loop
      28 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:20pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      10 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:04pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      11 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 3:04pm
      Dec 15, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Bob Cedar (MTB)/Lookout (XC Ski)
      Sep 11, 2022 @ 4:46pm
      Sep 11, 2022
      IdealMountain Bike summers8288
      Bob Cedar (MTB)/Moosehoof (XC Ski)
      Sep 11, 2022 @ 1:08pm
      Sep 11, 2022
      DryMountain Bike summers8288
      Cedar
      Aug 22, 2022 @ 10:19am
      Aug 22, 2022
      DryMountain Bike Nice trail! Good cardio up. Fun flow on...veloal
      Alex's Alley
      Aug 13, 2022 @ 7:16am
      Aug 13, 2022
      DryMountain Bike Aneubis
      Haskill Highway
      May 8, 2022 @ 5:45pm
      May 8, 2022
      DryMountain Bike JodiRio
      Pond Trail
      Dec 18, 2021 @ 12:55pm
      Dec 18, 2021
      UnknownGood to go, has complete coverage and...jeffreyvonkiper
      Badger Loop
      Dec 25, 2020 @ 5:47pm
      Dec 25, 2020
      Snow GroomedGreat snow, get out there and ski!jeffreyvonkiper
      Badger Loop
      Dec 25, 2020 @ 5:47pm
      Dec 25, 2020
      Snow GroomedGreat snow, get out there and ski!jeffreyvonkiper
      Pica
      Dec 25, 2020 @ 5:46pm
      Dec 25, 2020
      Snow GroomedGreat snow, get out there and ski!jeffreyvonkiper
      Pica
      Dec 25, 2020 @ 5:45pm
      Dec 25, 2020
      Snow GroomedGreat snow, get out there and ski!jeffreyvonkiper

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperupdatetrailPond Loop and 1 more
      Sep 15, 2022 @ 8:35pm
      Sep 15, 2022
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperupdatetrailWolverine and 1 more
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 5:50pm
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperupdatetrailMoosehoof and 13 more
      Aug 7, 2022 @ 4:04pm
      Aug 7, 2022
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperupdatetrailHaskill Highway and 1 more
      Aug 7, 2022 @ 7:44am
      Aug 7, 2022
      user #3068813nhill406votetrailOverlook
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Jul 4, 2022

      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Glacier Nordic Center4.1 km
      Round Meadow Nordic Trails8.9 km
      River's Edge Park 910.3 km
      Dog Creek Nordic Center14.3 km
      Whitefish Range 1 7 116.1 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1713 miles2,303 ft8 miles1,132 ft
      26
      Hike1713 miles2,303 ft8 miles1,132 ft
      26
      Trail Running1612 miles2,247 ft7 miles1,132 ft
      26
      Snowshoe1713 miles2,303 ft8 miles1,132 ft
      #83#55237
      Nordic Ski1713 miles2,303 ft8 miles1,132 ft
      #38#309312357
      • By jeffreyvonkiper & contributors
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      • big mountain nordic activity log | embed map of Big Mountain Nordic mountain bike trails | big mountain nordic mountain biking points of interest

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