Garnet Mountain Trail

Type: Backcountry
Length: 3.40 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Dogs - On leash
Equestrian - Riding
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Just north of Big Sky, MT., In Gallatin National Forest, 25 mi. S of Bozeman on Squaw Creek Road 2 mi. off US 191.

State(s): Montana
Counties: Gallatin
Latitude: 45.42651
: -111.20673

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Strenuous day hike to the top of Garnet Mountain with old fire lookout, now used as a recreational cabin.

Additional Details

Width: 24 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil
Secondary Surface: Soil

Average Grade: 15%
Maximum Grade: 30%
Elevation Low Point: 5,600
Elevation High Point: 8,300
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail management:
Jonathan Kempff
Gallatin National Forest
10 East Babcock
Bozeman , MT 59715
(406) 587-6732

Information contact:
Brian McNeil
3710 Fallon Street, Suite C
Bozeman , MT 59718
(406) 522-2520



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