5,178 ft
Distance
8 ft
Climb
-475 ft
Descent
00:04:57
Avg time

Sound of Music Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    The Rattlesnake
    Missoula, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    May - December
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #19809 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #210 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013

One of the newer trails in the Mount Jumbo area. Smooth and flowing through open fields.

Access Info

From the Jumbo Saddle trailhead, ride straight up until you get to the road. Trail starts on the left as you curve around to the top of the saddle. Or if you go around on the other trail, go back toward the saddle and up from the first junction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sound of Music bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -467 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,970 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,445 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,437 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,970 ft
  • Grade
    -9.023%
  • Grade max
    -18.999%
  • Grade min
    10.807%
  • Distance climb
    396 ft
  • Distance down
    4,551 ft
  • Distance flat
    231 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:07
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Status:
on Nov 22, 2019
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 3.85 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • less popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Sound of Music Trail Reports

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      Nov 22, 2019 @ 11:55am
      Nov 22, 2019
      reporter Frozen in the morning, muddy on sunny afternoons with some sections that are too soft to ride.
      Nov 8, 2019 @ 6:16am
      Nov 8, 2019
      reporter Frozen if you catch it early, but very muddy and unridable by early afternoon.
      Nov 3, 2019 @ 11:49am
      Nov 3, 2019
      Alternates from snow to mud to hero dirt(for a tiny section).
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 1:03pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      reporter The trail has been obliterated at the top where it crosses under the power lines. The power company has been clearing the corridor and they graded...
      Sep 9, 2019 @ 8:26am
      Sep 9, 2019
      There are some decently sized ruts present along with some other minor erosion issues due to recent rains.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 39 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 826 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      57 |
      Jan 31, 2019 @ 2:16pm
      Jan 31, 2019
      | 1 comments
      30 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 10:57am
      Sep 29, 2018
      41 |
      Jun 29, 2017 @ 12:22pm
      Jun 29, 2017
      47 |
      Jun 29, 2017 @ 12:21pm
      Jun 29, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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