During and immediately after a rain the Belly River trail, with its clay soil, can become extremely muddy.
Gable Jct. to Belly River Ranger Station: Clear from Belly River Ranger Station to the top of Lee Ridge. 7/1/15 per 925
Lee Ridge Jct. to Gable Pass: There are several snow patches. 7/1/15 per 925
PERMANENT STOCK ADVISORY: Steep, narrow, rocky, class 2 trail, not recommended for stock travel. per 650
Dawn Mist Suspension Bridge: Installed 5/14/2015 per 656
Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge: Installed 5/15/2015 per 656
Helen Lake Bridge to campground installed 6/5/15 per 925.
Trail may still be under winter conditions(snow, ice, route finding skills necessary) and will not be maintained again until spring of 2015. 4/6/15
Minimum maintenance and unsigned route. Begins with an UNMARKED river ford 3 miles from Belly River trailhead.
Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge Installed 5/15/15.
Belly River Suspension Bridge: Installed 5/15/15
Belly River Horse Ford is 2-3 feet deep. 7/1/15 per 925.
Several small snow patches. 7/1/15 per 925
Atsina Planks INSTALLED 6/17/2015 per 650