To reach Gird Point Lookout, take US Highway 93 approximately two miles south of Hamilton, Montana. Turn east on Montana Highway 38 (Skalkaho Highway) and continue east approximately seven miles to Forest Road #714 (Gird Road). Turn left (north) and drive this winding mountain road approximately thirteen miles to the Gird Point Lookout Trailhead parking area. From there you will hike approximately 3/4 of a mile to the lookout on a moderate grade. The combination lock is changed regularly and renters will need to call the Darby Ranger Station one week prior to reservations for current combinations.