Krinklehorn Peak / Williams Creek For Mountain Biking

The 25th most popular mountain bike trail in Montana.

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Southeast of Eureka in the Kootenai National Forest, the area surrounding Krinklehorn Peak, Krag Peak, Deep Mountain and Mount Petery has a great network of mountain bike trails that can form various loops. Starting from FS368, ascent east via TR#331 to the Whitefish Divide Trail (#26). Head north for a mile on the WDT and then west on the Locke Trail (#96). Either shorten the loop via the North Fork Deep Creek Trail #72 heading south back to FS368, or take the Williams Creek Trail (#73) heading north 7 mi. down to FS7019. At FS7019, pickup the Krinklehorn Peak Trail heading south 11.5 miles back to the trailhead.

Overall, Krinklehorn Peak / Williams Creek is the 25th most popular mountain bike trail of all 32 mountain biking rides in Montana. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Krinklehorn Peak / Williams Creek including Carter Meadows, Forks Blue-Ridge-Sawyers Bar Loop, Gunsight Peak Loop Trail, Bushwacker, Whitefish Divide / Blue Sky Loop and Lake Oroville State Recreation AreaHumboldt Redwoods State Park.


Local Contact(s):  Kootenai National Forest (406) 296-2536; Montana Visitors (800) 847-4868; Progressive Cyclery, Eureka (406) 889-5013.

Best Season:  Jun. - Sep.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  McGinnis Meadow Guest Ranch, Libby (406) 293-5000; McGuire Mountain Lookout Cabin (406) 296-2536

Luxury Loding:  Peaceful Lodge, Eureka (406) 889-3981; Willow Fire Lodge, Eureka

Breakfast Restaurant:  Sunshine Cafe, Eureka

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  5/19/2016

Date Updated:  8/17/2016

ID:  6237


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