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National Forest Trail Pilot Knob Trail
Overview Service & Activities
Overview Service & Activities
About Distance: 2.9 miles Trailhead: Forest road 17188, 1.5 miles from junction with Road 9942 Trail Ends: Junction with Trail 46 Pilot Knob Trail (1314) is the short route to Pilots Knob. At the top you can see mountain ranges all over western Montana. There are big boulders for free or technical climbing. High dry country with big Ponderosa Pine Trees. Bring water. This trail is not maintained in the winter. Area Map: Lolo Forest Visitors Map USGS Map1: Lolo Hot Springs USGS Map2: Granite Pass Township 11N; Range 24W; Section 3
MAILING ADDRESS 24 Fort Missoula Road
Missoula, MT 59804
CONTACT 406-329-3814
FAX 406-329-1049
SEASON June 1 - November 30
SPECIAL DIRECTIONS Take Highway 12 from Lolo past Lolo Hot Springs to Fish Creek Road 343. Follow Fish Creek Road approximately 2 miles to Granite Creek Road 9942, turn right on 4209 and continue approximately 1 mile to Road 17188. The trailhead North Fork Granite and Pilots Knob is at the end of the road. The North Fork leaves the Knob Trail within a mile.
ACTIVITIES Backcountry Camping Bird Watching Climbing Hiking Horseback Riding Hunting Mountain Biking Wildlife Viewing

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