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a hard climb

it is steep starting out - at least three ways to get up to ridge , you'll meet up with a trail on... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
dsdmontana
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Whitefish, Montana
scenic view

this mountain is really scenic. there is an old road that you can take that heads around the back... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2016
robnkim
,
alberta
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A popular mountain for hiking.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good0%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
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8 Dec 2017
“a hard climb”
14 Jan 2016
“scenic view”
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Whitefish, MT
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

it is steep starting out - at least three ways to get up to ridge , you'll meet up with a trail on the way up then walk a ridge then a little exposure then the climb , i would say class 3 with exposure....More

1  Thank dsdmontana
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

this mountain is really scenic. there is an old road that you can take that heads around the back and up towards the top, it is hard to find but it you ask a local they can direct you, its worth the drive.

Thank robnkim
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

if you love muesums, then the great Northern is your place. lots of artifacts, written history, information.. the volunteers are world class second, if you love trains , the Great Northern is your Place. the buildings and working station is worth the trip

Thank gregory R
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Reviewed 27 July 2014

The Great Northern peak was just amazing. Admittedly for a person scared of heights some of the areas were testing but it was totally worth it all in the end. The best recommendation I can make is to hike this trail with a friend because...More

3  Thank Inkster21
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Reviewed 14 November 2013

The Great Northern Mountain is one of the most visible peaks from Whitefish, MT and has a striking presence from the heart of the Great Bear Wilderness and the footsteps of the Bob Marshall Wilderness. It is an 8 mile round trip hike and the...More

10  Thank BigM0untain
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Reviewed 11 June 2012

You can hike it and you can look at it other than that it is just a peak standing in the Bob Marshall Wilderness along a giant reservoir.

3  Thank backwardsraft
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