Southwest of Helena and south of Frontier Town in the Helena National Forest, the Rimini-Elliston-Basin Snowmobile Loop trailhead begins at Moose Creek on the Rimini Road, with groomed route on forest roads, mostly timbered, with some ridgetop vistas. There are 161 miles of marked, ungroomed and groomed trails. The trails are maintained by the Helena Snowdrifters Snowmobile Club.
The Rimini-Elliston-Basin Snowmobile Loop is located approximately 8 miles west of Helena on Highway 12, then approximately 6 miles south on the county road to the trailhead.
Overall, Rimini-Elliston-Basin Snowmobile Loop is the 30th most popular snowmobile trail of all 33 snowmobiling rides in Montana.