1.3 miles
Distance
120 ft
Climb
-480 ft
Descent
00:08:52
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
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    May - December
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #7141 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2414 in Trail Running
    • #5193 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 100 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
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Sound of Music bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -360 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,970 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,450 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,330 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,970 ft
  • Grade
    -5.3%
  • Grade max
    -30.3%
  • Grade min
    25.9%
  • Distance climb
    1,263 ft
  • Distance down
    5,187 ft
  • Distance flat
    308 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:08
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Status:
on Jun 21, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4 (10 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Sound of Music Trail Reports

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      Jun 21, 2022 @ 4:57pm
      Jun 21, 2022
      reporter
      May 31, 2022 @ 7:17pm
      May 31, 2022
      May 29, 2022 @ 11:06am
      May 29, 2022
      Starting raining on me while up there. Backside climb was “variable” but not wet enough to leave ruts. Sound descent was perfect.
      May 28, 2022 @ 1:08pm
      May 28, 2022
      May 19, 2022 @ 5:15pm
      May 19, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 26 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 294 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,265 rides
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      May 18, 2020 @ 10:59pm
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      209 |
      Jan 31, 2019 @ 2:16pm
      Jan 31, 2019
      | 1 comments
      93 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 10:57am
      Sep 29, 2018

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      bizango-x (May 30, 2021 at 8:03)
       Fun, well built trail. Nice way to end the ride.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Zissou30 (Jun 5, 2022 at 17:30)
       Soon to be the best flow trail in Missoula once the extension is finished.
      [Reply]





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      Sound of Music - Missoula, MT
      9:50 | 7 | Jun 29, 2022 , Missoula
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