Heron, Montana

Top Spots in and near Heron

  • Heron, Montana

    Ross Creek Cedars Loop

    5.0
    0.87 mi / 151 ft gain
    The Ross Creek Cedar area is a really cool area in Northwest Montana that houses some monstrous Western Red Cedar Trees (some of which have a diameter of over 12 feet and over 500 years old!). The grove is one of the few in the area that still has some really beautiful old-growth forest. Due to i...
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  • Noxon, Montana

    Saint Paul Lake Trail

    4.0
    6.8 mi / 1998 ft gain
    Saint Paul Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Noxon, Montana.
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  • Libby, Montana

    Leigh Lake Trail #132

    5.0
    2.66 mi / 1339 ft gain
    Leigh Lake Trail #132 is a short, but difficult hike. With the elevation gain greater than 1300 feet, you'll get quite the workout -- keep this in mind if thinking about brining small kids or pets. In fact, there are sections where you may be climbing up on all fours. Along the route, you'll pass...
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  • Shoshone County, Idaho

    Shadow and Fern Falls

    4.7
    0.76 mi / 233 ft gain
    See both Fern Falls, just 0.2 mile from the parking lot, and Shadow Falls (20-25 ft tall), a beautiful cascade among moss-covered rocks. A footbridge takes you behind the falls, as well. These waterfalls are best photographed in the early morning hours or at dusk and twilight, before the sun has...
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  • Sandpoint, Idaho

    Moose Lake Trail

    5.0
    2.82 mi / 541 ft gain
    Moose Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Hope, Idaho.
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  • Sandpoint, Idaho

    Moose Lake Loop

    5.0
    6.35 mi / 1939 ft gain
    Moose Lake Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Hope, Idaho.
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  • Libby, Montana

    Granite Lake

    5.0
    11.06 mi / 1673 ft gain
    Granite Lake is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Libby, Montana.
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  • Careywood, Idaho

    Evans Landing Trail

    5.0
    3.9 mi / 1152 ft gain
    Evans Landing in Farragut State Park is a great place to hike year around. This would be a moderate to hard trail as it’s downhill all the way to the lake and uphill all the way back. Given the 4 mile roundtrip distance and the elevation gain, plan on this hiking taking about 2.5 hours with addit...
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  • Libby, Montana

    Hike to Kenelty Mountain Lookout

    10.1 mi / 3502 ft gain
    Starting from Kalispell, take Hwy 2 west towards Libby. Follow the highway for 62.5 miles until mile marker 57 and turn right in 0.3 miles on to a cut across road for 0.3 miles. Take a left on to Road 763 and follow this road for 3.4 miles and take a right on to an unnamed road for 1.8 miles and ...
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  • Troy, Montana

    Kootenai Falls and Swinging Bridge

    5.0
    1.59 mi / 200 ft gain
    Kootenai Falls is accessed via short dirt trail from the parking lot on Highway Two between Troy and Libby. In the summer the parking lot is often full and even has some vendors selling objects and food. The trail is easy to follow and winds through the forest before descending towards the rive...
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  • Ponderay, Idaho

    Pend d'Oreille Bay Trail

    3.42 mi / 69 ft gain
    Pend d'Oreille Bay Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Sandpoint, Idaho.
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  • Sandpoint, Idaho

    Hike the Mickinnick Trail

    5.0
    7 mi / 2150 ft gain
    The trailhead for this hike starts in a city park, so if you have dogs, they'll need to be on leash to start out. You won't have to walk very far before reaching a gate that separates the city park from US Forest Service area. Past this gate, leashes are not required for your four-legged friends ...
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  • Wallace, Idaho

    Revett Lake

    5.0
    3.21 mi / 696 ft gain
    Heading out to Revett Lake is a 3.2 mile out-and-back hike near Wallace, Idaho. This is a fairly popular trail with people heading to the lake to fish and to camp. Summer to early fall makes for the best time of year to head out on this trail.  The trail is dog-friendly on leash.  Local Ranger ...
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  • Thompson Falls, Montana

    Blossom Lakes Trail

    4.0
    5.73 mi / 1299 ft gain
    Blossom Lakes Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Saltese, Montana.
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  • 47.5312559027141,-115.713715553284, Idaho

    Pear Lake Trail

    5.0
    4.13 mi / 1204 ft gain
    Pear Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Mullan, Idaho.
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  • Wallace, Idaho

    Hike the Pulaski Tunnel Trail

    5.0
    2 mi / 800 ft gain
    Just outside of the town of Wallace, this trail is made for both the hiker and history buff alike. In 1910, the Northwest was experiencing one of the worst droughts on record. Numerous small fires were burning across Montana, Idaho and Washington. However on August 20th, 80 mile per hour gale for...
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Camping and Lodging in Heron

Bull River Pavilion
Noxon, Montana

Bull River Pavilion

Bull River Guard Station
Noxon, Montana

Bull River Guard Station

Gem Peak Lookout Rental
Noxon, Montana

Gem Peak Lookout Rental

Big Hank
Wallace, Idaho

Big Hank

Little Guard Lookout
Wallace, Idaho

Little Guard Lookout

Sam Owen
Hope, Idaho

Sam Owen