Pettengill Creek Trail For Dirt Biking

The 24th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Montana.

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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 24th most popular dirt bike trail of all 30 dirt biking rides in Montana. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Pettengill Creek Trail including Boulder River Trail, Whitetail / Pipestone, Camp Creek Trail, Pioneer Loop Trail, David Creek Trail and Alder Creek TrailLost Horse Creek Trail.

Pettengill Creek Trail Dirt Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest (406) 832-3178; Montana Visitors (800) 847-4868.

Recommended Book:  "ATV Trails: Offroad" from Mud Mountain

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  45.6962, -113.0428

Date Published:  1/4/2016

Date Updated:  7/19/2016

ID:  17571

Pettengill Creek Trail Dirt Biking Map


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