782 ft
Distance
58 ft
Climb
-7 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point
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Blue Point Overlook Details

  • Riding Area
    The Rattlesnake
    Missoula, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #61567 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Lolo National Forest

A short diversion from climbing up to Sheep Mountain or a destination before turning around and riding back down the Sheep Mountain trail. Nice spot for a break with good views of Blue Point and the ridge heading up to Sheep Mountain.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Blue Point Overlook bike trail
  • Altitude change
    51 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,996 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,996 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,046 ft
  • Grade
    6.461%
  • Grade max
    -3.189%
  • Grade min
    20.941%
  • Distance climb
    515 ft
  • Distance down
    211 ft
  • Distance flat
    56 ft
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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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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Blue Point Overlook Trail Reports

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      Sep 2, 2018 @ 6:42am
      Sep 2, 2018
      Aug 24, 2018 @ 2:36pm
      Aug 24, 2018
      reporter Tree down just before short uphill. Not an issue when descending because you slow to climb but be careful when climbing because it’s in the...
      Jul 4, 2018 @ 7:43am
      Jul 4, 2018
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      • 23 miles avg distance
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      • 79 rides
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      Oct 10, 2018
      Blue Point Overlook, Missoula

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