12 Incredible Hikes Under 5 Miles Everyone In Montana Should Take

Does the idea of hiking in Montana conjure up images of long, strenuous climbs? While there are plenty of trails for the more experiences trekker, there are also some beautiful hikes here for those of us who don’t always have the stamina or time to endure a lengthy adventure. Give one of these hikes under 5 miles a try this summer and enjoy getting some exercise amidst Montana’s beautiful scenery.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you prefer shorter day hikes or longer trails?