Clear. During and immediately after a rain the Belly River trail, with its clay soil, can become extremely muddy.
Lee Ridge Trailhead is located directly off of Hwy. 17 about 1/2 mile before the Chief Mt. Trailhead at the International Border Crossing. There is no parking at the Lee Ridge trailhead, but there is a pullout at the top of the hill about 150 yds north near the "Customs 1/2 mile Ahead" sign.
PERMANENT STOCK ADVISORY: Steep, narrow, rocky, class 2 trail, not recommended for stock travel. per 650
Dawn Mist Suspension Bridge: REMOVED 9/22/2015 per 656
Belly River crossing at horse ford approx 1 ft deep. 9/18 per 925
Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge: REMOVED 9/22/2015 per 656
Helen Lake Bridge REMOVED 9/21 per 656 . Outlet crossing approx 1 ft deep. 9/18/15 per 925
Minimum maintenance and unsigned route. Begins with an UNMARKED river ford 3 miles from Belly River trailhead.
Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge REMOVED 9/22/15 per 656.
Crossing at horse ford approx 1 ft deep 9/18 per 925
Belly River Suspension Bridge: REMOVED 9/22/15 per 656
Belly River Horse Ford is 2 feet deep. Poles recommended. 9/17/15 per 924.
Atsina Planks REMOVED 9/10/2015 per 650