1.7 miles
Distance
635 ft
Climb
-7 ft
Descent
00:20:09
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Pattee to Dean Stone Area Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Dean Stone
    Missoula, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Snow Grooming
    Backcountry
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 100 in Skiing
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Owner
    USFS

Connection from Pattee to Dean Stone. This is the back way behind gates. For a slightly flatter climb, head from Pattee over to Deer Cr and then up from the switchback.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Pattee to Dean Stone Area multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    630 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,172 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,802 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,172 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,803 ft
  • Grade
    7.1%
  • Grade max
    -4.7%
  • Grade min
    27%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    430 ft
  • Distance flat
    256 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:09
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:10
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      Pattee to Dean... Trail Reports

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      Mar 29, 2024 @ 6:06pm
      Mar 29, 2024
      Mostly clear, but large patch of snow just before one gets to skyline trailhead.
      Feb 10, 2024 @ 1:56am
      Feb 10, 2024
      Thin cover down low but improves higher up. User tracks all the way up to the Skyline Ridge Trailhead.
      May 29, 2023 @ 1:46am
      May 29, 2023
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 9:55am
      Jan 19, 2023
      Good snow coverage with user set tracks up to the new House of Sky parking area.
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 3:39pm
      Jul 21, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 358 rides
      • Last: Apr 16, 2024

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      Jun 5, 2021 @ 3:06pm
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