BHNF Trail #9: Harney Peak South

This is the most popular route to Harney Peak – be prepared to encounter many people, especially in the summer.
Hikers begin on a roadbed that leads to a fire tower built by the Civilian Conservation Corps, now on the Register of Historic Places.
The trail is steep, but the rewars include stunning views of four states.

Trail Elevation: Elevation: 6,100 to 7,200 feet
Trail Difficulty: Moderate
Trail Distance: 3.5 miles

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Deer Creek Trailhead

BHNF Trail #64: Crow Peak Trail

BHNF Trail #64: Crow Peak Trail

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Stockade Lake Trail

Lake Cochrane Recreation Area

Lake Cochrane Recreation Area

Cliff Shelf

Cliff Shelf

Hell Canyon Trail

Hell Canyon Trail

Lewis and Clark Recreation Area

Lewis and Clark Recreation Area

Mina Lake Recreation Area

Mina Lake Recreation Area

Prairie Trail

Prairie Trail

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Harbach Park / Custer Trailhead

Dalton Trailhead

Dalton Trailhead

BHNF Trail #88: Cook Lake

BHNF Trail #88: Cook Lake

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Custer Spur to Stockade Lake Trail

Brush Creek Trailhead

Brush Creek Trailhead

BHNF Trail #77: Dugout Gulch Botanical Trail

BHNF Trail #77: Dugout Gulch Botanical Trail

Cow Creek Recreation Area

Cow Creek Recreation Area

Roof Trail

Roof Trail

Oahe Downstream Recreation Area

Oahe Downstream Recreation Area