4.0 miles
Distance
1,290 ft
Climb
-93 ft
Descent
5,144 ft
High Point

A fun way to get to the top of Mount Sentinel starting from Crazy Canyon. This uses a few of the side trails to keep you off the Crazy Canyon Road on a few segments.

Detailed Description
Crazy to the Top of Sentinel is a 4 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Missoula Montana. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 5 trails. This route climbs 1,290 ft with a max elevation of 5,144 ft then descends -93 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Crazy to the Top of Sentinel mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,943 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,945 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,144 ft
  • Grade
    5.7%
  • Grade max
    -11.3%
  • Grade min
    39.9%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2,946 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,808 ft
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Crazy Canyon
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Riding and filming on the crazy canyon trail outside of Missoula MT

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