3.3 miles
Distance
952 ft
Climb
-874 ft
Descent
00:47:47
Avg time
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Bad lands Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Elk Basin
    Belfry, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #66330 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #73653 in Trail Running
    • #73889 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Good single track, some challenging short climbs. Both directions but north to south is best. Nice loop from the north parking area to the south parking area and back on Silvertip road. Bad lands lots of bentonite, not recommended if wet.

Access Info

Silvertip road 6.6 miles to north parking area

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Bad lands mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    80 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,125 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,542 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,167 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,247 ft
  • Grade
    0.457%
  • Grade max
    -33.286%
  • Grade min
    36.706%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    701 ft
  • Avg time
    00:47:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:58:40
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on Apr 13, 2020
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      Bad lands Trail Reports

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      Apr 13, 2020 @ 4:21pm
      Apr 13, 2020
      Some wet and/or snowy spots, nearly rideable
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