The Whitefish Trail around Woods Lake includes include three scenic overlooks with views of Woods Lake, Whitefish Lake and the Whitefish Range. The Goguen Family donated a 1.5 mile trail easement to the City of Whitefish providing the Whitefish Trail its first view of Whitefish Lake and a scenic loop trail. The Woods Lake Trailhead offers parking, restrooms, information and lake access for carry-in boats. Woods Lake is historically known for its trophy fishing opportunities and promises to be an ideal family-friendly recreation asset on the Whitefish Trail. North Beaver Connection amenities are limited to an informational kiosk only, with no garbage can, mutt mitts, or toilet facilities.
Beaver Lake Trailhead:
7.4 miles west of downtown Whitefish on Highway 93, take a right on Beaver Lake Road. Follow this road for 1.5 miles past the Montana Bike Hostel and the trailhead is on your right.
North Beaver and Woods Lake Trailheads:
These can be founded by following the Beaver Lake Road further but best to just look them up on a map.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Whitefish Trail - Woods Lake Loop bike trail
Altitude change51 ft
Altitude min3,398 ft
Altitude max3,642 ft
Altitude start3,582 ft
Altitude end3,633 ft
Distance climb4,678 ft
Distance down4,602 ft
Distance flat805 ft
Avg reverse time00:18:47
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- Snow Packed
- Snow Covered
- Freeze/thaw Cycle
- Prevalent Mud
- Very Dry
The Whitefish... Trail Reports
Routes with this trail
|Freehub Magazine: The Whitefish Trail - Woods Lake Loop||3 miles|
|The Whitefish Trail - Woods Lake Overlook||5 miles|
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