LAKE MCDONALD - trail status as of 12:20PM Mountain Time on 5-29-2020
Apgar L.O. Trail/ 2.8 mi.
Road end to Apgar Lookout / 2.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/15/2020 per 250

Avalanche Lake Trail
Avalanche Campground - Foot of Avalanche Lake/ 2.0 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/3/2020 per 250


Foot of Avalanche Lake - Head of Avalanche Lake/ 0.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/3/2020 per 250


Camas Creek Drainage
North Fork Road - Foot of Trout Lake/ 7.0 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 7/4/2020 per 250


Foot of Trout Lake to Arrow Lake / 2.3 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing:6/17/2020 per 250


Arrow Lake to Camas Lake / 3.6 mi.
Trail CLOSED 9/4/19 per L10

Projected initial clearing date: 7/2/2020 per 250


Flattop Mountain Trail (to Fifty Mountain)
Packer's Roost to Flattop Mtn. Campground / 5.7 mi.
Initial Trail Clearing Scheduled: 6/18/2020 per 250

Mineral Creek Suspension Bridge: projected installation 6/18/2020 per 250


Flattop Campground - Fifty Mtn. Campground/ 6.3 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing scheduled: 7/17/2020 per 250


Granite Park Trail
Loop - Granite Park Chalet/ 4.0 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/29/2020 per 250


Highline Trail
Logan Pass - Granite Park Chalet/ 7.6 mi.
Projected Initial clearing: 7/4/2020 per 250

Rimrock handline projected installation 6/30/2020 per 250


Highline Trail - Grinnell Glacier Overlook/ 0.8 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing: 7/10/2020 per 250


Granite Park Chalet - Fifty Mtn. Campground/ 11.9 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 7/25/2020 per 250
Howe Lake Trail
North Fork Road to Howe Lake / 2.0 mi.
Initial Clearing scheduled: Winter status 11/1/2019 per 250 250


Howe Ridge Trail
North Fork Road to Trout Lake Trail / 9.6 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/18/2020 per 250


Howe Ridge trail to Howe Lake / 1.7 mi.
Initial Clearing scheduled: 8/1/2020 per 250


Huckleberry Mountain Trails
Camas Road to Huckleberry Lookout/ 6.0 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/15/2020 per 250


Huckleberry Nature Trail \ .9 mi.
Projected initial clearing: Cleared 5/29/2020 per 256
Lincoln Creek Trail
South Boundary Trail to Lincoln Lake Trail Jct. / 5.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/24/2020 per 250

Projected installation of suspension bridge at Lincoln Creek: 6/11/2020 per 250


Lincoln Lake Trail
Going-to-the-Sun Road - Lincoln Lake/ 8.0 mi.
Projected initial clearing: 7/9/2020 per 250 per 250


McDonald Lake
North Mcdonald Road (Kelly Camp) to Fish Creek CPG. / 6.6 mi
Projected initial clearing date: 6/4/2020 per 250 per 250


Spur to Rocky Point / .3 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: Cleared 5/29/2020 per 256
McDonald Valley Trails
Includes all trails contained within the valley
1. Apgar Flats Horse Loops: Cleared 5/29/2020 per 256

2. Apgar Mountain Horse Loops: Cleared 5/29/2020 per 256

3. Ox-Bow Trail: Cleared 5/29/2020 per 256

4. Johns Lake Loop Trails: Winter Status 6/4/2020 per 250

5. Johns Lake to Avalanche CG: Winter Status 6/18/2020 per 250

6. Apgar Village Pathways: Winter Status 6/4/2020 per 250

7. Apgar Bike Path from Headquarters to Apgar Village:6/4/2020 per 250

8. McDonald Creek Trail - 6/4/2020 per 250


Mt. Brown L.O. Trail
Sperry Trail - Mt. Brown L.O./ 3.7 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing scheduled: 7/2/2020 per 250


Old Flathead Ranger Station Road
Apgar L.O. Road Jct.-Old Flathead R.S.(MF/NF Conf.) 3.7 mi.
Initial Clearing: 6/11/2020 per 250


Old R.S - North Fork River 5.2 Miles
Projected Initial Clearing scheduled:7/9/2020 per 250


Snyder Lake Trail
Sperry Trail to Snyder Lake / 2.6 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/12 per 250


Snyder Ridge Trail
Sperry Trail (Crystal Ford) to Lincoln Lake Trail / 2.6 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/25/2020 per 250


Lincoln Lake Trail to Going to the Sun Road / 6.2 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/26/2020 per 250


South Boundary Trail
Headquarters to Lincoln Creek Tr. Jct. / 5.3 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/11/2020 per 250

Suspension Bridge projected installation: 6/11/2020 per 250


Sperry Trail
Lake McDonald Lodge - Sperry Chalet/ 6.4 mi.
Projected initial Clearing date: 6/29/2020 per 250
Sperry Chalet - Sperry Glacier/ 3.7 mi.
The area immediately surrounding the Chalet is CLOSED- Construction and hazardous conditions.

Projected initial clearing date: 7/15/2020 per 250

Projected installation of hand line and bridges to Comeau Pass 7/15/2020, per 250.

Trail is clear. Follow large cairns to the Sperry Glacier Overlook. 8/28/2019 per 624 Tumolo


Sperry Chalet - Lake Ellen Wilson/ 2.4 mi.
The area immediately surrounding the Chalet is CLOSED- Construction and hazardous conditions.

Initial Clearing projected: 7/15/2020 per 250


Lake Ellen Wilson - Gunsight Pass/ 1.7 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing scheduled: 7/15/2020 per 250


Swiftcurrent L.O. Trail
Swiftcurrent Pass Trail - Swiftcurrent L.O./ 1.4 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing Scheduled: 7/15/2020 per 250


Swiftcurrent Pass Trail
Granite Park Chalet - Swiftcurrent Pass/ 0.9 mi.
Projected Initial Clearing projected: 7/15/2020 per 250


Trout Lake Trail (From North McDonald Road)
North McDonald Road to Trout Lake / 4.6 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/15/2020 per 250



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