Blue Mountain Recreation Area For Mountain Biking

The 4th most popular mountain bike trail in Montana.

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Southwest of Missoula in the Lolo National Forest, the 5,500 acre Blue Mountain Recreation Area has a vast network of trails totaling over 12 miles open to mountain biking. To reach the trailhead from Missoula, follow US 93 (Reserve St.) south to Blue Mountain Road (CR30). Turn right heading northwest on Blue Mountain Road for 0.5 miles and park at the main area near the junction with FS365.

Overall, Blue Mountain Recreation Area is the 4th most popular mountain bike trail of all 32 mountain biking rides in Montana. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Blue Mountain Recreation Area including Lolo Trail, Sawmill-Curry Trail System, River Trail and Woods Gulch Trail.

Blue Mountain Recreation Area Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  Lolo National Forest (406) 329-3814; Montana Visitors (800) 847-4868 or 541-1447; Adventure Cycling (406) 721-1776; Missoula Bicycle Works (888) 888-BIKE.

Best Season:  Apr. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Base Camp:  Camping In Recreation Area

Luxury Loding:  Gibson Mansion B&B, Missoula (406) 251-1345

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  46.8324, -114.0971

Date Published:  5/19/2016

Date Updated:  8/3/2016

ID:  6243

Blue Mountain Recreation Area Mountain Biking Map


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