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25 mi 39 km of descents 26 Featured Ski Lines

Easy Trails 22 Trails Intermediate Trails 25 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails
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Favorite Summit Cheeseburger atop Naya Nuki.  Photo by Ned Gall.
Difficult

The Great One Couloir

0.6 mi 1.0 km • -1,417 ft Descent • -431.85 m Descent

(5) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Starting the bootpack to the summit of Mount Blackmore.
Difficult

Mount Blackmore - Summit to Snowfields

4.4 mi 7.1 km • -3,527 ft Descent • -1075.14 m Descent

(2) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Bradley's Meadow
Easy/Intermediate

Bradley's Meadow

0.3 mi 0.4 km • -387 ft Descent • -118.02 m Descent

(1) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Splitboarding Mount Ellis
Intermediate

Mount Ellis Quick Out

3.2 mi 5.2 km • -2,630 ft Descent • -801.59 m Descent

(1) Bozeman, MT
Favorite The thumb is in the very center.
Intermediate/Difficult

Thumb Couloir

0.4 mi 0.7 km • -926 ft Descent • -282.19 m Descent

(1) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Tele turns on Mount Ellis.
Intermediate

Mount Ellis - Direct

2.6 mi 4.1 km • -2,688 ft Descent • -819.26 m Descent

(1) Bozeman, MT
Favorite Looking up at the shoulder of Elephant and Blackmore
Intermediate

Alex Lowe Basin

0.3 mi 0.5 km • -431 ft Descent • -131.42 m Descent

(1) Bozeman, MT
Favorite USGS Survey marker atop Mount Black
Intermediate/Difficult

Black Mountain

1.3 mi 2.0 km • -1,867 ft Descent • -569.09 m Descent

(1) Livingston, MT

Ascents in Southwestern Montana - 28

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3.8 mi 6.1 km #1Palace Butte Basin
Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Difficult
3.8 mi 6.1 km Bozeman, MT
0.7 mi 1.1 km #2Saddle Peak
Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Bozeman, MT
0.8 mi 1.3 km #3The Ramp
Intermediate/Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
0.8 mi 1.3 km Bozeman, MT
2.3 mi 3.8 km #4The Great One - Ascent
Intermediate/Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
2.3 mi 3.8 km Bozeman, MT
2.2 mi 3.6 km #5Goose Creek - South Uptrack
Easy/Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Easy/Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.6 km Bozeman, MT
4.7 mi 7.6 km #6Black Mountain
Intermediate/Difficult
Livingston, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
4.7 mi 7.6 km Livingston, MT
0.6 mi 1.0 km #7Middle Basin
Intermediate/Difficult
Big Sky, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Big Sky, MT
1.5 mi 2.5 km #8Blackmore / Elephant Shoulder
Intermediate/Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.5 km Bozeman, MT
0.2 mi 0.4 km #9History Rock - Upper Powder Field - Uptrack
Easy
Bozeman, MT
Easy
0.2 mi 0.4 km Bozeman, MT
4.0 mi 6.4 km #10Mount Ellis Ascent
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
4.0 mi 6.4 km Bozeman, MT
4.8 mi 7.8 km #11Mount Blackmore - North Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate/Difficult
4.8 mi 7.8 km Bozeman, MT
3.0 mi 4.8 km #12History Rock - Ascent
Easy/Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Easy/Intermediate
3.0 mi 4.8 km Bozeman, MT
3.7 mi 5.9 km #13Texas Meadows
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
3.7 mi 5.9 km Bozeman, MT
3.0 mi 4.9 km #14Beehive Basin
Intermediate
Big Sky, MT
Intermediate
3.0 mi 4.9 km Big Sky, MT
9.3 mi 15.0 km #15Electric Peak via Beattie Gulch
Intermediate
Gardiner, MT
Intermediate
9.3 mi 15.0 km Gardiner, MT
2.5 mi 4.0 km #16Sheep Creek Basin
Easy
Cooke City, MT
Easy
2.5 mi 4.0 km Cooke City, MT
1.9 mi 3.1 km #17Goose Creek
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Bozeman, MT
2.9 mi 4.7 km #18Lick Creek
Easy/Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Easy/Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Bozeman, MT
2.9 mi 4.6 km #19Little Ellis Northside
Easy
Bozeman, MT
Easy
2.9 mi 4.6 km Bozeman, MT
4.4 mi 7.1 km #20Battle Ridge approach to the Throne
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
4.4 mi 7.1 km Bozeman, MT
8.8 mi 14.1 km #21Hyalite Haute - Fox Creek Cabin Route
Intermediate
Four Corners, MT
Intermediate
8.8 mi 14.1 km Four Corners, MT
0.1 mi 0.2 km #22Fox Creek Cabin Spur
Easy
Bozeman, MT
Easy
0.1 mi 0.2 km Bozeman, MT
0.8 mi 1.4 km #23Mineral Mountain North Slopes Burn
Easy/Intermediate
Cooke City, MT
Easy/Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.4 km Cooke City, MT
1.3 mi 2.1 km #24Little Ellis Burn
Easy/Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Bozeman, MT
8.9 mi 14.3 km #25Hyalite Haute - Mystic Lake Cabin Route
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
8.9 mi 14.3 km Bozeman, MT
2.5 mi 4.1 km #26Goose Creek to Chestnut Mountain Summit
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.1 km Bozeman, MT
3.9 mi 6.2 km #27Grassy Mountain
Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Intermediate
3.9 mi 6.2 km Bozeman, MT
3.6 mi 5.7 km #28Brackett Creek to Lower Playground
Easy/Intermediate
Bozeman, MT
Easy/Intermediate
3.6 mi 5.7 km Bozeman, MT

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