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Palisade Falls

Hyalite Canyon, Bozeman, MT
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Beautiful

An amazing easy hike and friendly for all levels. During summer I should say. Paved so strollers... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Phil A
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Bozeman, Montana
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Pretty good very short & easy hike

The hike is pretty short & easy...paved most of the way. Dead ends at waterfall...no where else to... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
877caseyf
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  • Average4%
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“easy hike” (35 reviews)
“paved trail” (28 reviews)
“short hike” (27 reviews)
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Hyalite Canyon, Bozeman, MT
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

An amazing easy hike and friendly for all levels. During summer I should say. Paved so strollers, scooters etc are able to navigate.

Thank Phil A
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The hike is pretty short & easy...paved most of the way. Dead ends at waterfall...no where else to go...it's a pretty little water fall off a cliff...not spectacular for sure...but a fun little hike especially if you are with really little kiddos, or other people...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Not easy to get to during winter - roads are one way and last mile was closed. Beautiful area to explore.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Friends arrived and our first day was to go to Hyalite, took a hike, and had lunch and climbed the Falls, who's better than us !!!

Thank Daryl M
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is a great short hike that can be done in about an hour or so. Lots of parking and pretty scenery.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

When my boyfriend and I went, with his friend and his parents, it was absolutely beautiful. Not very far of a hike up to the Palisades falls. The only concern was a little bit of snow and ice when we went up there in September...More

1  Thank snoduchess
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Went here in 2015, hiked with another mom, a 1 year old, 3 year old and a 12 year old. it was a good hike but doable for them. not to many people till you get to the falls it's self. worth the hike

1  Thank Eva K
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The hike to Palisade falls is only about 1/4 mile, and the reward is large! Beautiful waterfall that allows for great picture taking.

Thank 409spencerg
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Pretty falls, nice path with good access for all the path is paved. It is a quick easy hike, the surrounding mountains are stunning.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This view of the falls is stunning. It is a paved path anyone can take it. We were a group of three this last time, but school field trips, babies in stroller, really anyone can enjoy this one.

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robbyn168
8 March 2018|
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Response from 877caseyf | Reviewed this property |
I cannot say for sure, but my GUT tells me no. There's been a LOT of snow this winter & when we went LAST FALL it was a muddy, snowy mess...I have no idea for sure, but I am not sure they plow those roads up past the... More
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Response from wa6flr | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on how fit you are. I would say the average is about 45 minutes each way. There are a few steep areas don't be afraid to stop and catch your breath. Have fun! and remember to take some pictures.
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