In the Wise River Ranger District of the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, the Little Joe Trail #43 is a 6 mile route open to ATV riding.
To reach the trailhead from Butte, go west on I-90 for 3.5 miles. Go south on I-15 for 18.5 miles. Go west on HWY 43 for 12.2 miles to Wise River. Turn left (south) on Wise River Polaris Rd. and go 17 miles. Look for the trailhead on the left.
Note: The trail map is based off a BDNF trail map dated 1996.
Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding is only permitted on designated Forest Service roads and a Montana ATV registration sticker is requiredon all ATVs.
Overall, Little Joe Trail is the 21st most popular ATV riding trail of all 24 ATV trails in Montana.