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National Park Trail Red Gap Pass Trail
Overview Service & Activities
Overview Service & Activities
About On Red Gap Pass Trail, hike 0.1 mile then turn left for Ptarmigan Tunnel. At 2.4 miles, the trail crosses Ptarmigan Creek at Ptarmigan Falls. Junction for Ptarmigan Tunnel trail at 2.5 miles, turn to the right for Ptarmigan Tunnel. You will reach Ptarmigan Lake at 4.1 miles. The trail descends into the Belly River Valley. At 5.4 miles, you will be able to view Mount Merritt to the north. The junction for Redgap Pass Trail is at mile 7.8. Stay left for Elizabeth Lake. Length: 14.6 miles Trail Begins: Ptarmigan Trail (To get to this point, you need to hike 7.8 miles from the Iceberg Trailhead through the Ptarmigan Tunnel!) Trail Ends: Many Glacier Road USGS Map1: Park Map
West Glacier, MT 59936
CONTACT 406-888-7800
SPECIAL DIRECTIONS The Red Gap Pass Trail can be reached from The Iceberg/Ptarmigan trailhead, which is located at the north end of the Swiftcurrent Motor Lodge Complex, among the cabins behind the coffee shop.
ACTIVITIES Bird Watching Environmental Hiking Nature Area Picnicking Sightseeing Walking Wildlife Viewing

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