BELLY RIVER - Trail Status as of August 5, 2013 at 2:00pm
Bear Mountain Overlook
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Bear Mountain Overlook / 1.7 mi.
Clear 7/26/13 per 924
Belly River via Lee Ridge Trail
Chief Mtn. Road to Gable Pass Trail Jct./ 6.0 mi.
Lee Ridge Trail Head is located directly off of Hwy. 17 about 1/2 mile before the Chief Mt. Trail Head at the International Border Crossing. There is no parking at the Lee trailhead, but there is a pullout at the top of the hill about 150 yds north near the "Customs 1/2 mile Ahead" sign.
Clear 7/26/2013 per 925
Gable Jct. to Belly River Ranger Station/ 3.8 mi.
PERMANENT STOCK ADVISORY: Steep,narrow, rocky, class 2 trail, not recommended for stock travel. per 650
Clear 7/26/13 per 925
Belly River Trail
Chief Mtn. Customs to Belly River Ranger Station/ 6.1 mi.
Clear 7/26/13 per 924 Trail can be very muddy (clay soil) during or just after a rain. per 924
Elizabeth Lake Trail (Helen Lake)
Belly River R.S. to foot of Elizabeth Lake Cpgd./ 3.4 mi
Clear 7/26/13 per 925 Dawn Mist suspension bridge installed over Belly River 5/15/13 per 927
Foot of Elizabeth Lk. to head of Elizabeth Lk.Cpgd./ 1.6
Clear 7/26/13 per 925
Head of Elizabeth Lake to Helen Lake/ 2.7 mi.
Clear.7/26/13 per 925 Helen Lake Bridge: Installed 6/16/13 per 925.

Mokowanis Lake Trail
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Mokowanis Lake / 1.0 mi.
Clear 7/26/13 per 925
Miche Wabun Trail
Former 3-mile Campground to North Fork Belly River/ 4.8 mi.
Initial clearing scheduled for: 9/1/13 per 650 4/9/13
Minimum maintenance and unsigned route. Begins with an UNMARKED river ford 3 miles from Belly River trailhead.


Cosley Lake Cut-off Trail
Ptarmigan Trail (Dawn Mist) to foot of Cosley Lk./ 2.0 mi.
Clear 7/26/13 per 925

Hand cable for ford at the outlet of Cosley Lake installed 5/26/13 per 924 If you are not at the hand cable then you are not at the shallowest crossing.

Cosley Lake Ford has been running about 1 1/2 feet deep. 7/26/13, per 925.


Ptarmigan Tunnel Trail
Elizabeth Lake to the Ptarmigan Tunnel/ 4.8 mi.
Clear. 7/27/13 per 925 Tunnel OPEN. 7/11/13 per 735 Zulu

Tunnel open to foot/stock travel per 650


Red Gap Pass Trail
Ptarmigan Trail Jct. to Red Gap Pass / 2.6 mi.
Clear. 7/26/13 per 925
Stoney Indian Pass Trail (Cosley,Glenns,Mokowanis)
Belly River R. S. to Cosley Lake Cpgd./ 2.7 mi.
Clear 7/26/2013 per 925 Belly River Suspension Bridge was installed 5/15/13 per 927
Cosley Lake Cpgd. to Mokowanis Jct./ 4.5 mi.
Clear 7/26/2013 per 925
Mokowanis Jct. to Stoney Indian Pass/ 4.7 mi.
Clear. 7/26/13 per 925 Atsina bridge installed. 2 unbridged stream fords remain; the deepest is 1.5 feet deep. 7/26/2013 per 925