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Address: South of Red Lodge, Red Lodge, MT
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As easy or difficult as you make it

This is a great hiking trail -- easy grade for the first six miles or so, then the pitch seriously increases to the top of Sundance Pass, about 10 miles in. The first six miles of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 January 2017
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Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is a great hiking trail -- easy grade for the first six miles or so, then the pitch seriously increases to the top of Sundance Pass, about 10 miles in. The first six miles of the route parallel the Lake Fork of Rock Creek. Fishing is pretty good for rainbow and brook trout, most of them 7 to 12... More 

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Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This was our favorite snowshoe trail in the Red Lodge area. We went to the wilderness boundary. Fun!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We went on an afternoon hike along Rock Creek that the Forest Ranger recommended. The hike was pretty easy, mostly walking. The scenery was beautiful with orange and yellow aspen amongst the pine trees and peaks on both sides. In retrospect, more time, water, and snacks would have made it better. We took lots of pictures of the scenery. We... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This trail was well kept and beautiful. Bear were active when I went and as a city girl was not prepared, make sure to have bear spray/bear bell. I happened to have a whistle in my bag so used that and some, "Hey Bear!" calls, my friend and I were fine. One note, toward the end of the trail there... More 

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Billings, Montana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

I have personally ridden this trail many times. Usually have had encounters with moose but not bears. Hikers are very considerate and get off the trail. Horses have the right of way but some hikers are not familiar with that.

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Ottumwa, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This trail was up and down hills which I liked very much. I felt like I got an enjoyable work out all in fun. This trail is worth tring out

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

If you come in June/July you will have a great deal of mountain snow runoff and the noise will be pretty loud in places. But that is a good thing when compared to other noise that we put up with. We didn't finish the trail because of thunder and black clouds. There was some SMALL chance of rain but it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is a easy terrain hike to go on. It has good distance as it is 5 miles in and 5 miles back. Mostly light but sustained incline on the way to the lost lake so it is almost all down hill when you are heading home. You will see a turn off about the 5 mile mark to get... More 

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Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

A beautiful hike with lots of options for views, stopping for picnics and nice wide paths. Perfect for families, seniors, young kids, etc. Go as far as you like, see amazing waterfalls, a gorgeous rushing river, fun rocks to climb, it is a wonderful hike. You can not mountain bike this trail, but you can go horseback.

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Eagle Butte, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

This was an outstanding hike! We went with a large group (5), so there were some variations in speed, but were able to stick together without too much trouble. The scenery is stunning. Watch out for horse poop! I wish we would have started out earlier, because we had to turn around before we got to the lake. Would totally... More 

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