Section 13: Cinnamon Lodge

Gallatin Crest on the Montana Trail
Photo credit: CatPack

Endpoints: Cinnamon Lodge РEmigrant

Length: 43 miles

Description: This section climbs steeply out of Cinnamon Lodge passed Ramshorn Lake into the Hyalite-Porcupine Horn WSA. Gaining the Gallatin Crest turn north maintaining the Gallatin Crest Trail to Crater Lake. Turn east dropping steeply off the ridge on Lewis Creek Trail #181 to Big Creek Cabin. Continue East on Big Creek Road to Highway 89. Turn north and hike along the Highway shoulder to Emigrant.

Wilderness hiking etiquette is required in WSAs. Bear spray and bear safety protocols are highly recommended.