27 miles
7,314 ft
-7,670 ft
2 miles
High Point

Mile to Sheep is a classic Montana backcountry ride. It is best ridden counter-clockwise, such that you climb the many switchbacks on Mile Creek Trail and enjoy the flow down Sheep Creek.

This is grizzly country. Be bear aware: ride in a group and make noise.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
More Stats for Mile to Sheep mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,471 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,831 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,476 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
  • flag
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