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The Reflector Loop

Big Sky, Montana

based on 1 reviews



3.65 miles

Elevation Gain

814 ft

Route Type



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The Reflector Loop is a well-known hiking trail located in Big Sky, Montana. This trail is approximately 3.65 miles long and is rated as moderate in difficulty. It features an elevation gain of about 814 feet, making it a suitable choice for hikers with a moderate level of fitness. The trail is known for its unique natural features. It winds through a dense forest of pine and spruce trees, offering hikers a sense of solitude and tranquility. Along the way, hikers will encounter a variety of rock formations, adding an element of geological interest to the hike. One of the highlights of the Reflector Loop is the presence of a small, clear lake located approximately halfway along the trail. This lake is a perfect spot for a mid-hike rest, offering hikers a chance to relax and enjoy the surrounding scenery. For those planning to hike the Reflector Loop, it is recommended to bring plenty of water and snacks, as there are no facilities along the trail. The trail is best hiked from May to October, when the weather conditions are most favorable. Despite its moderate difficulty, the Reflector Loop offers a rewarding hike with diverse natural features and beautiful scenery.
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The Reflector Loop Reviews

Wildflowers galore! Modest difficulty and family friendly.

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