Pulpit Mountain Trail

Length: 5.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Type: Backcountry
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

Allowed Uses:

Equestrian - Riding
Equestrian - Pack trips
Equestrian - Other stock
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation

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Location: 7 miles east of Troy, MT.
State(s): Montana
Counties: Lincoln
Longitude: -115.78848
Latitude: 48.52872

Driving Directions

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The trail passes through areas devastated by the forest fires of 1910. It was again affected by fires in 1994 and 2000. Individual trail descriptions are available to the public and may be obtained at the ranger station. An eight unit campground is located within 10 miles of the trailhead.

Additional Details

Width: 24 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 7%
Maximum Grade: 30%
Elevation Low Point: 3,200
Elevation High Point: 6,556
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:
Mark Mason
US Forest Service
1437 N. Hwy. 2
Troy , MT 59935
(406) 295-4693



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