BELLY RIVER - trail status as of 4:38AM Mountain Time on 10-19-2017
Bear Mountain Overlook
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Bear Mountain Overlook / 1.7 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-11
Belly River Trail
Chief Mtn. Customs to Belly River Ranger Station/ 6.1 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-11

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.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B12

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 or sign 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.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B12

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.
Cable Removed. Cosley ford 1 foot deep. 9/17/17 per B-12

If you're not at the hand cable you're not at the shallowest crossing.


Elizabeth Lake Trail (Helen Lake)
Belly River R.S. to foot of Elizabeth Lake Cpgd./ 3.4 mi
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-11

Dawn Mist Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/25/2017 per 656

REMOVED 9/27/2017 PER 650 Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/25/2017 per 656

REMOVED 9/27/2017 PER 650


Foot of Elizabeth Lk. to head of Elizabeth Lk.Cpgd./ 1.6
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-11


Head of Elizabeth Lake to Helen Lake/ 2.7 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-12

Helen Lake Bridge: INSTALLED 6/18/17

REMOVED 9/26/2017 PER 650


Miche Wabun Trail
Former 3-mile Campground to North Fork Belly River/ 4.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 8/18/2017 per 650

Minimum maintenance and unsigned route. Begins with an UNMARKED river ford 3 miles from Belly River trailhead. First mile of trail is not visible in meadow.


Mokowanis Lake Trail
Stoney Indian Pass Trail to Mokowanis Lake / 1.0 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-11


Ptarmigan Tunnel Trail
Elizabeth Lake to the Ptarmigan Tunnel/ 4.8 mi.
Clear, 9/5/17, per B-11

Elizabeth Lake Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/25/2017 per 656

REMOVED 9/27/2016 PER 656 Ptarmigan Tunnel: OPEN for season. 7/7/2017 per 650

CLOSED 9/28/2017 PER 650


Red Gap Pass Trail
Ptarmigan Trail Jct. to Red Gap Pass / 2.6 mi.
Clear. 9/5/2017 per B-11


Stoney Indian Pass Trail (Cosley,Glenns,Mokowanis)
Belly River R. S. to Cosley Lake Cpgd./ 2.7 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-11

Belly River Suspension Bridge: INSTALLED 5/24/17 per 926

REMOVED 9/27/2016 PER 650


Cosley Lake Cpgd. to Mokowanis Jct./ 4.5 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B-12


Mokowanis Jct. to Stoney Indian Pass/ 4.7 mi.
Clear. 9/5/17 per B12

Projected initial clearing date: CLEARED 6/29/2017 per 650

Atsina Plank Bridge: INSTALLED 6/29/2017 per 656

REMOVED 9/26/2017 PER 650



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