In the Wise River Ranger District, the Pettengill Creek Trail #245 is a 14 mile route open to dirt bike riding. It follows Pettengill Creek west and then south to the junction with Pioneer Loop Trail #750.
To reach the Flying Cloud Ranch Trailhead from Butte, head 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 8.6 miles. Look for the trailhead on the left.
Note: The trail map is based on BHNF Recreation Map dated 1996.
Overall, Pettengill Creek Trail is the 26th most popular dirt bike trail of all 30 dirt biking rides in Montana.