Rattlesnake Main Trail

Recent Trail Grooming Reports:

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Located on the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area, the main Rattlesnake Trail offers 8 km (5 mi) of trails groomed for classic skiing and multi-use quiet recreation. Trails are groomed by Missoula Nordic Ski Club on a regular basis as conditions allow. There are many additional ungroomed  trails throughout the areaa.

Please only walk, bike, or snowshoe on the groomed trail center, not on the set ski track.

The Main Rattlesnake Trail is a few miles north of Missoula in the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area. 

Dogs are not allowed in the Rattlesnake from December through March.

Free. Your membership in Missoula Nordic Ski Club supports grooming in the Rattlesnake.

Land Ownership:
Lolo National Forest

Additional Notes: