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Perfect for a family hike!

We are on this trail usually 30 times a summer. It's flat, easy to walk or bike and perfect for... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Strigs8
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Bozeman, Montana
Beautiful and easy walk along the river.

Beautiful trail along the Bigfork River. The trail is flat so its an easy hike for everyone. The... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
rkizlyk
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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

We are on this trail usually 30 times a summer. It's flat, easy to walk or bike and perfect for kids. The roar of the Swan below only makes it better. I love this trail

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Strigs8
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Beautiful trail along the Bigfork River. The trail is flat so its an easy hike for everyone. The trail is wide and there are bikers on it as well as hikers. Well worth the hike. It's right next to the town of Bigfork.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rkizlyk
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We heard about this place from the US Fish and Wildlife Service office and it was great for a walk and some fishing. It's a bit tricky to scramble down to the river but some paths are better than others. Very peaceful and actually plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank K N
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Not sure why there are so many great reviews of this hike. It is flat, so maybe it's because so many people can hike it with no problems. But the trail head wasn't marked (someone had destroyed the sign) and the river isn't moving so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Vacationers62
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We loved this trail. Right next to the river; such natural beauty. I believe it is 2.5 miles total. Must take time for this scenic (flat) walk/hike.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sherryh750
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is an abandoned gravel road, 2 miles long, that runs along the Swan River, and has been improved into a level walking path with a wildflower guide. A remarkable pit-toilet at the half-way mark doesn't smell and holds a book exchange. Dogs, horses and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lou M
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We road this trail after dinner and it was perfect. We were staying near the trail and it was easy to ride on a full belly. We loved the scenery and the wildlife along the river. This trail is easy for all ages. We saw...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Maraleerose
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This is a great multi-use trail for all ages. Whether you're looking for an easy hike with great views of the river, a quick mountain bike ride or just want to stroll a while and enjoy the scenery, it's a wonderful choice. The trailhead is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DonnitaP
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Nice place right in Bigfork to walk or ride your bike. The trail is right next to the Swan river and has benches to sit and enjoy the scenery. The parking is limited at the top of the hill above the main street at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank montanaJIm
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We did this hike after dinner in Bigfork. It was a great way to work off dinner. The hike has a slight incline but is easy with great views.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa K
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