5 miles
3,300 ft
-444 ft
2 miles
High Point
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Bear Track (8) Details

  • Riding area
    Red Lodge
    Red Lodge, Montana
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Physical rating
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Bear Track Trail (Forest Trail Cool climbs from Rock Creek Canyon to Silver Run Plateau. Silver Run Plateau Trail (Forest Trail 64) will veer right at the junction and descend to West Fork of Rock Creek.

This trail is very steep and long but is a great way to loop from Red Lodge with Silver Run and Ingles Creek Trails.

Bear Track Trail continues west along Silver Run Plateau to Timberline Lake Trail (Forest Trail 12) but enters the Beartooth Wilderness immediately West of it's junction with Silver Run Plateau Trail.

The trail is open for the following uses: Hiking, Backpacking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking for 5 miles from US Hwy 212 to Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Boundary.

Access Info

Access is from Bear Track Trailhead, Timberline Lake Trailhead, or Silver Run Plateau Trailhead.

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More Stats for Bear Track (8) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    2,856 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,644 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,644 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,500 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5,257 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,701 ft
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Sep 9, 2016 @ 1:03pm
Sep 9, 2016
Bear Track (8), Red Lodge

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