4 miles
Distance
982 ft
Climb
-679 ft
Descent
01:16:31
Avg time
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Muddy Bottom Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Tally Lake Area
    Whitefish, Montana
  • AKA
    #287
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #49235 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a historic trail that ran from Star Meadows to Bitterroot Lake up to the time the Griffin Creek Road was built. Most of the trail was made into the road. The trail is no longer on the Forest Service map but was never legally closed.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Muddy Bottom Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    302 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,643 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,043 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,643 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,946 ft
  • Grade
    1.523%
  • Grade max
    -49.914%
  • Grade min
    42.609%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,403 ft
  • Avg time
    01:16:31
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Status:
on Jun 15, 2017
Dry
Avg: 1 (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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  • 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
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  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • 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
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      Muddy Bottom Trail Trail Reports

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      Jun 15, 2017 @ 5:04pm
      Jun 15, 2017
      This trail is on my 2015 flathead national forest map
      Sep 25, 2016 @ 9:44am
      Sep 25, 2016
      The description of this trail isn't great so figured I'd add some beta. Pretty boring trail. Pretty rutted out by dirt bikes. Lots of bogs to walk...
      Aug 26, 2016 @ 11:08pm
      Aug 26, 2016
      Large sections of this trail are through boggy areas. It was pretty dry when we rode it the other day, and so we were able to skirt most of the...
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      Muddy Bottom Trail, My City
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      Sep 25, 2016 @ 9:46am
      Sep 25, 2016
      Muddy Bottom Trail, My City

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