5 miles
243 ft
-832 ft
Avg time
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Basin Creek Details

  • Riding Area
    Thompson Park
    Butte, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking

Basin Creek trail climb takes you through beautiful forests and meadows on your way to Burton Park junction. This is a shared trail with ATVs but the traffic is usually light

Access Info

From Butte, head straight south on Harrison Ave. When you reach the Hiway 2 junction to go either to Nine Mile or the Industrial Park, choose the right fork. Follow Basin Creek Road all the way out to the Basin Creek Reservoir parking lot. The trailhead is at the parking lot

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More Stats for Basin Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -590 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,701 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,374 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,374 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,784 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,895 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Routes with this trail

2015 Butte 100
102 miles
Butte100 Race Course race
100 miles

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