2,421 ft
Distance
164 ft
Climb
00:05:46
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Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Mountain Bike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    South Hills
    Helena, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Gravel Path
  • Bike Type
    XC, Adaptive MTB, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Year Opened
    2021
  • Land Owner
    City of Helena

The Mount Helena Accessible Trail extends from the Adams Street Parking Lot to a scenic vista on the NE side of Mount Helena. Phase 2 is proposed to extend to Le Grande Cannon Boulevard on the west end of the park.

Adaptive Bike Info
aMTB 1 Rating: No obstacles exist. Wide enough. Can be ridden confidently solo.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Mount Helena Accessible Trail (Phase 1) hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    165 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,333 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,498 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,333 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,498 ft
  • Grade
    6.8%
  • Grade max
    2.2%
  • Grade min
    24%
  • Distance climb
    2,408 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:59
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on May 10, 2024
Ideal
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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  • Ideal
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      Mount Helena... Trail Reports

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      May 10, 2024 @ 5:00pm
      May 10, 2024
      reporter 2" slush + 70* day = hero dirt
      Apr 15, 2024 @ 7:16am
      Apr 15, 2024
      reporter After 3 warm days, pretty much good to go. Use judgement on the highest and darkest trails, though.
      Apr 6, 2024 @ 8:21am
      Apr 6, 2024
      reporter 1" of wet and heavy snow on April 6. Trails were already a mess before that.
      Mar 17, 2024 @ 8:24am
      Mar 17, 2024
      reporter The South Hills are still snowy and muddy in most spots.
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 6:08pm
      Jan 7, 2024
      reporter Snowfall on January 7
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      • 10 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
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      • 58 rides
      • Last: Jul 3, 2024

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