BELLY RIVER - trail status as of 4:18AM Mountain Time on 7-26-2016
Bear Mountain Overlook
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Bear Mountain Overlook / 1.7 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 925.
Belly River Trail
Chief Mtn. Customs to Belly River Ranger Station/ 6.1 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 924. Trail can be very muddy (clay base) during or just after a rain.
Belly River via Lee Ridge Trail
Chief Mtn. Road to Gable Pass Trail Jct./ 6.0 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 925.

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.

There is no water available along this trail.


Gable Jct. to Belly River Ranger Station/ 3.8 mi.
Trail Clear. 7/15/16 per 925.

PERMANENT STOCK ADVISORY: Steep, narrow, rocky, class 2 trail, not recommended for stock travel. per 650

There is no water available along this trail.


Cosley Lake Cut-off Trail
Ptarmigan Trail (Dawn Mist) to foot of Cosley Lk./ 2.0 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 925.

Hand Cable at Cosley Lake Outlet Ford installed, water at 2ft deep. If you are not at the cable, you are not at the best crossing. 7/15/16 per 924.


Elizabeth Lake Trail (Helen Lake)
Belly River R.S. to foot of Elizabeth Lake Cpgd./ 3.4 mi
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 924.

Dawn Mist Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/18/2016 per 650

Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/18/2016 per 650


Foot of Elizabeth Lk. to head of Elizabeth Lk.Cpgd./ 1.6
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 924.


Head of Elizabeth Lake to Helen Lake/ 2.7 mi.
Trail clear.7/15/16 per 924. Helen Lake Bridge installed 6/9/16 per 953.


Miche Wabun Trail
Former 3-mile Campground to North Fork Belly River/ 4.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 9/8/2016 per 650

Minimum maintenance and unsigned route. Begins with an UNMARKED river ford 3 miles from Belly River trailhead.


Mokowanis Lake Trail
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Mokowanis Lake / 1.0 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 924.


Ptarmigan Tunnel Trail
Elizabeth Lake to the Ptarmigan Tunnel/ 4.8 mi.
Ptarmigan Tunnel OPEN. Trail clear. 7/15/16, per 952. Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge INSTALLED 5/18/2016 per 650


Red Gap Pass Trail
Ptarmigan Trail Jct. to Red Gap Pass / 2.6 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 925.
Stoney Indian Pass Trail (Cosley,Glenns,Mokowanis)
Belly River R. S. to Cosley Lake Cpgd./ 2.7 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 925.

Belly River Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/18/2016 per 650


Cosley Lake Cpgd. to Mokowanis Jct./ 4.5 mi.
Trail clear.7/15/16 per 924


Mokowanis Jct. to Stoney Indian Pass/ 4.7 mi.
Trail clear. 7/15/16 per 925 Atsina Plank Bridge has been installed: 6/27/2016 per 925



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