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The Best Hiking in Augusta

Looking for the best hiking in Augusta? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Augusta. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Augusta

  • Augusta, Montana

    Hike to Cataract Falls

    5.0
    0.5 mi
    Located in the Lewis and Clark National Forest on the Rocky Mountain Front, this hike will give the best bang for your buck -- it's about as easy as they come but still boasts outstanding views. The falls are roaring in the spring with snow melt, tranquil in the summer and fall, and permit some d...
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  • Augusta, Montana

    Hike to Willow Creek Falls

    5.0
    4.5 mi / 1000 ft gain
    The hike up Willow Creek Gorge is one of my favorites so far. Unfortunately, because of the terrain and elevation gain, I wouldn't recommend taking young kids but if you do, make sure they're attached to you in some way. There are no services at the trail head, so make sure to bring everything yo...
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  • Augusta, Montana

    Devil's Glen - Dearborn 206

    5.0
    6.19 mi / 554 ft gain
    Devil's Glen - Dearborn 206 is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Augusta, Montana.
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  • Augusta, Montana

    Scapegoat Mountain

    31.15 mi / 7388 ft gain
    Scapegoat Mountain is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Augusta, Montana.
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  • Augusta, Montana

    Hike Crown Mountain, Augusta

    8 mi / 4200 ft gain
    Located an hour and forty minutes east of Great Falls Montana, Crown Mountain is a fun day hike, and you'll see few if any other people. The nearest town is Augusta and a great place to stop for a burger and beer at Buckhorn Bar afterward.  From Augusta, head West on Benchmark Road for 20 miles. ...
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  • Augusta, Montana

    Gibson Reservoir

    5.85 mi / 945 ft gain
    Gibson Reservoir is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Augusta, Montana.
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  • Choteau, Montana

    Chinese Wall Trail

    55.57 mi / 8317 ft gain
    Chinese Wall Trail is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Augusta, Montana.
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  • Teton County, Montana

    Hike toward Ear Mountain on the Rocky Mountain Front

    10 mi
    Ear Mountain's trailhead is located about 125 miles north of Helena. Besides being a hefty hike, Ear Mountain's unique shape draws attention to it every year. It has a flat top while also having sheer cliffs on either side. It sticks out from the main walls on the Rocky Mountain Front, and if you...
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  • Lincoln, Montana

    Hike the Continental Divide Trail via Roger Pass

    2.33 mi / 665 ft gain
    After driving over Rogers Pass more times than I can count, we finally made it a point to stop and check out the Continental Divide Trail No. 440 -- glad we did. If you've driven the pass, you've seen the trail head about 66 miles west of Great Falls -- the wooden stairs off the right side of th...
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  • Choteau, Montana

    Headquarters Creek Pass to Rocky Mountain

    8.21 mi / 3711 ft gain
    Headquarters Creek Pass to Rocky Mountain is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Choteau, Montana.
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  • Choteau, Montana

    Our Lake From South Fork Teton Trailhead

    6.65 mi / 1706 ft gain
    Our Lake From South Fork Teton Trailhead is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Choteau, Montana.
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  • Choteau, Montana

    Middle Fork Teton River Trail

    14.08 mi / 3123 ft gain
    Middle Fork Teton River Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Choteau, Montana.
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  • Choteau, Montana

    Hike Jones Creek

    4 mi / 300 ft gain
    The trail head to Jones Creeks is just off of Teton River Road (the road that takes you up to Teton Pass Ski Area) and is marked with a sign, however it's only visible when you're coming down from Teton Pass. If you miss the sign, keep in mind it's about two miles past the Cave Mountain Forest Se...
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  • Lewis and Clark County, Montana

    Flesher Pass Trail

    7.26 mi / 1480 ft gain
    Flesher Pass Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near Canyon Creek, Montana.
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  • Lincoln, Montana

    Arrastra Creek Trail

    7.68 mi / 1430 ft gain
    Arrastra Creek Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Lincoln, Montana.
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  • Choteau, Montana

    Hike Mount Werner

    9.5 mi / 3048 ft gain
    The Mount Werner Trail starts at the Blackleaf Canyon Trailhead in the Montana front range of the Rocky Mountains. On a side note, Blackleaf Canyon is also a popular rock climbing area. On the trail, you'll walk along Blackleaf Creek, and Muddy Creek so water will be available during the hike in ...
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