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Featured article: From Here to There: How Montana's trail system links people to the state's most spectacular places, by Jeff Erickson, Montana Outdoors Magazine


Montana Agencies


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Help Care for our Trails!

Trails don't just happen! Learn who builds and takes care of our trails and how you can get involved...


Montana National Recreation Trails

The newest NRTs in Montana:

NRTBrowse all National Recreation Trails in Montana: There are 611.81 miles of NRTs in Montana and 54 trails!

Visit Montana's "Featured" National Recreational Trails for the most recently designated trail(s)

Visit the National Recreation Trails website to learn more about the NRT program and access over 1,200 NRTs from across the country


Montana Bicycling and Mountain Biking


Montana Equestrian Trails


    Back Country Horsemen of Montana work to ensure access to public lands for equestrians through volunteerism and agency cooperation:


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A membership with American Trails helps insure the future of trails and greenways in America. Show your support by joining or donating today.

Montana Greenways and Community Trails


Montana Hiking Trails provides detailed information for more than 60 hiking trails in Glacier National Park

Montana Long-Distance Trails


    Continental Divide Trail volunteer opportunities provided by the Montana Wilderness Association in Montana and Idaho:

    Continental Divide Trail Society provides trail information and offers maps and guidebooks for the Trail:

    Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation site is at: and the National Park Service site has more information on the trail at:

    Oregon-California Trails Association covers the trans-Mississippi emigrant trails:

    Pacific Northwest Trail is a foot, horse, and mountain bike trail stretching from the Continental Divide to the Pacific Ocean across Montana, Idaho, and Washington:

Montana Off-Highway Vehicle Trails


    Great Falls Trail Bike Riders Association provides education and training on proper use and conduct while recreating on public lands, and assist sthe USFS in maintaining trails:

    Montana Trail Vehicle Riders Association work to create "a positive future for off-highway vehicle recreation:

Montana Rail Trails and Canal Trails


    River's Edge Trail runs 25 miles through the City of Great Falls area, connecting parks and other points of interest along the Missouri River:

Montana Snow Trails



Montana Waterway and Boating Trails


Montana Statewide Advocacy and Resources

Montana State Trails Program


Montana Outdoor Recreation



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