Big Prairie

4 miles round trip
Ski this mostly level route from the ranger station through the 1988 burn to a large natural meadow and return. Keep left at both road junctions. Highlights include views of the North Fork of the Flathead River, the Whitefish Range to the west, and the Livingston Range to the east.


Last report - March 20
Akokala and Bowman Creek bridges are free of snow. Spring condition. Road has a few patches of snow especially in shaded areas. Ski conditions are very poor, skis would be off more then on. More bare ground is showing every day. Conditions change with weather. No more snow reports for Big Prairie will be done this spring.



Ski Trails in Other Areas of the Park

Apgar - West Glacier
Lake McDonald - Avalanche
Marias Pass

North Fork
St. Mary
Two Medicine Valley

Big Prairie Bowman Lake Covey Meadow Loop Lone Pine Prairie