BELLY RIVER - trail status as of 7:55AM Mountain Time on 5-31-2020
Bear Mountain Overlook
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Bear Mountain Overlook / 1.7 mi.
Estimated Clearing Date: 6/30/2020 per 650
Belly River Trail
Chief Mtn. Customs to Belly River Ranger Station/ 6.1 mi.
Estimated Clearing Date: 6/24/2020 per 650.

This trail becomes extremely muddy (clay soil) during and immediately after rain or snow.


Belly River via Lee Ridge Trail
Chief Mtn. Road to Gable Pass Trail Jct./ 6.0 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 7/16/2020 per 650

Lee Ridge Trailhead is located directly off of Hwy. 17 about 1/2 mile before the Chief Mt. Trailhead at the International Border Crossing. There is no parking or sign at the Lee Ridge trailhead, but there is a pullout at the top of the hill about 150 yds north near the "Customs 1/2 mile Ahead" sign.

There is no water available along this trail.


Gable Jct. to Belly River Ranger Station/ 3.8 mi.
Estimated Clearing Date: 7/17/2020 per 650

PERMANENT STOCK ADVISORY: Steep, narrow, rocky, class 2 trail, not recommended for stock travel. per 650

There is no water available along this trail.


Cosley Lake Cut-off Trail
Ptarmigan Trail (Dawn Mist) to foot of Cosley Lk./ 2.0 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 6/30/2020 per 650 Dawn Mist Suspension Bridge: Estimated Installation 6/30/2020 per 650 Cosley Ford hand cable: Estimated Installation 6/30/2020 per 6509


Elizabeth Lake Trail (Helen Lake)
Belly River R.S. to foot of Elizabeth Lake Cpgd./ 3.4 mi
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 6/30/2020 per 650
Foot of Elizabeth Lk. to head of Elizabeth Lk.Cpgd./ 1.6
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 7/1/2020 per 650
Head of Elizabeth Lake to Helen Lake/ 2.7 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 7/12/2020 per 650

Foot bridge at Helen lake: Estimated Installation 7/12/2020 per 650


Miche Wabun Trail
Former 3-mile Campground to North Fork Belly River/ 4.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 9/14/2020 per 650

Minimum maintenance and unsigned route. Begins with an UNMARKED river ford 3 miles from Belly River trailhead. First mile of trail is not visible in meadow.


Mokowanis Lake Trail
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Mokowanis Lake / 1.0 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 7/16/2020 per 650
Ptarmigan Tunnel Trail
Elizabeth Lake to the Ptarmigan Tunnel/ 4.8 mi.
Ptarmigan Tunnel: OPEN 7/11/2019 per 650

CLOSED 10/7/2019 PER 650 Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge: REMOVED 9/25/2019 Trail clear. per 224 Neese 8/17/2019


Red Gap Pass Trail
Ptarmigan Trail Jct. to Red Gap Pass / 2.6 mi.
Trail is clear. 7/2/2019 per B-11
Stoney Indian Pass Trail (Cosley,Glenns,Mokowanis)
Belly River R. S. to Cosley Lake Cpgd./ 2.7 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 6/30/2020 per 650 Belly River Suspension Bridge: Estimated installation 6/30 per 650
Cosley Lake Cpgd. to Mokowanis Jct./ 4.5 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 7/16/2020 per 650
Mokowanis Jct. to Stoney Indian Pass/ 4.7 mi.
Estimated Initial Clearing Date: 7/20/2020 per 650 Atsina Plank Bridge: Estimated installation 7/20/2020 per 650

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