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Bass Creek Trail #4

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.7 (6)

A varied and scenic trail along Bass Creek that leads to an alpine lake.


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Map Key

10.2

Miles

16.4

KM

87%

Runnable

6,922' 2,110 m

High

3,774' 1,150 m

Low

3,280' 1,000 m

Up

213' 65 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

Dogs Leashed

Features River/Creek · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife

At ~2.5 miles, you cross into Wilderness area.

Description

This is a difficult but beautiful trail that will bring runners past many scenic features, including a pond, a waterfall, meadows and vast views of the high canyon walls and peaks and climbs up to a dammed alpine lake. Expect sections of steep and rugged sections of trail.

The trail is on the longer side, but grades are manageable in all but a few short sections.

Contacts

Shared By:

Zachary Falkner with improvements by McCaide Wooten

Trail Ratings

  4.7 from 6 votes

#1

in Stevensville

#6511

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  4.7 from 6 votes
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Trail Rankings

#1

in Stevensville

#169

in Montana

#6,511

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Photos

Enjoy the view looking back down the canyon near the lake.
Jun 23, 2017 near Stevens…, MT
The sun sets over Bass Lake in early July.
Jun 23, 2017 near Stevens…, MT

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