Bike Section 9: Fort to Fort

Bike Section 9: Fort to Fort
Photo Credit: Jam

Endpoints: Fort Peck, MT – Fort Union, MT, and the end of the Montana Trail

Length: 141.5 miles. Unpaved 78%, paved 22%.

Elevation Gain: 6,708 feet

Description: The final section, mainly on gravel roads, continues east, loosely following the Missouri River towards the border and the end of the Montana Trail. There a no services along this entire section. Wolf Point, a full-service town is 5 miles off route, head north over the Missouri River at route mile 51.5 to reach town. Note, you will cross briefly into North Dakota, cross the Missouri one last time before back tracking to the route terminus at Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site, just west of the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers. Note, Williston ND, with an Amtrak station and car rental options is 23 miles to the east.

Section 9 bike GPS data

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