Bridger Mountains (MT): Sacagawea Peak

This relatively easy and short hike is close to the Bozeman, Montana metropolitan area. It is suitable for everyone in reasonable shape (including kids) and ends up with a 360° panorama of the area.

The Dirt

  • Length: 4.5 miles roundtrip
  • Difficulty: easy to moderate (due to elevation gain)
  • Elevation gain: about 2000 ft depending on trailhead
  • Exposure: none to slight (on the summit only)
  • Family-friendly: yes
  • Optimal Season: June – October (with significant snow in June likely)
  • Fun fact: Great views of the Bridger and Crazy Mountain Ranges, with the Tobacco Roots and Beartooths in the distance. Access road passes the Bridger Bowl Ski Area.

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