Backpacking in Montana
If you happen
to be in Montana, youre not far from a great hiking or backpacking
trail or area. A couple of top spots include Glacier
National Park and Bighorn
Canyon National Recreation Area.
Wildernet is another
Web resource that has a lot of info on finding a good hiking trail.
Trails.com — browse thousands of hiking trails and unlimited topo maps. You can try it for free.
AllTrails has a pretty handy trail finding feature in which you can search for just the right place to head off to this weekend.
has a great list of places to go as well as tips and guides.
Guides leads hiking and and backpacking trips inside
Glacier National Park. Company was started in 1983 and offers a 3, 4,
and 6 day backpacking trip every week between June 1st and September 20th.
Also offer day hikes, 3 day hut hikes (to a backcountry chalet), 10 day
hikes and custom adventures throughout the summer months.
Big Sky Fishing.Com, while offering fishing information for the state
of Montana, also includes quite a bit of hiking information for Glacier
National Park, including several
detailed trail descriptions with photographs. Additionally, there
is also an extensive
photo gallery of Montana online here as well.