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National Park Trail Mammoth Area: Blacktail Deer Creek to Yellowstone River Trail
Overview Service & Activities
Overview Service & Activities
About Distance, one-way: 12 miles Estimated time: 6-8 hours Difficulty: moderately strenuous Trailhead: 7 miles east of Mammoth on Mammoth-Tower Road Trail Ends: Gardiner, MT Follow Blacktail Deer Creek as it descends 1,100 feet through rolling, grassy hills and Douglas-fir forest to the Yellowstone River. Cross the river on a steel suspension bridge then join the Yellowstone River Trail, which continues downriver, passing Knowles Falls and into arid terrain until it ends in Gardiner, MT. Caution: *Very narrow, short stretch near Gardiner is slippery when wet.
Contact
MAILING ADDRESS PO Box 168
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
CONTACT 307-344-7381
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SPECIAL DIRECTIONS Blacktail Deer Creek to Yellowstone River Trail is located in the Mammoth Area of Yellowstone National Park.
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ACTIVITIES Bird Watching Hiking Nature Outdoor Activity Photography Sightseeing Wildlife Viewing

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