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Mission Mountains Wilderness Complex

Mailing Address
Flathead National Forest
659 Wolfpack Way
Kalispell, MT 59901
  • Backcountry Camping
  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Nature Area
  • Wildlife Viewing
Special direction map

Special Directions

The Mission Mountains Wilderness is on the Swan Lake Ranger District of the Flathead National Forest in northwestern Montana. Tribal west side From US Highway 93 turn east on the Mission Reservoir road at the north edge of St. Ignatius. Go east 3 miles, turn right (south) 1 mile, then turn left and drive the remaining 0.5 mile to the Mission Dam, campground, and trailhead. National Forest east side From MT Highway 83 (Swan Highway), 19 miles north of Seeley Lake, drive about 7 miles west on the Kraft Creek Road (FR 561). Turn right on FR 9576 about 0.5 mile up Red Butte Creek to the trailhead for Hemlock Lake Trail 607.